5 Broadgate Tops Out

The new 5 Broadgate development, currently under construction for Swiss Bank UBS, has officially ‘topped-out’ in a ceremony earlier today. The building, which forms part of the Broadgate Estate, was designed by international architectural practice Make, and will provide 700,000... View Article

Raised access flooring at WWF HQ

The Living Planet Centre is the new UK HQ for the World Wildlife Foundation and the brief for its design was inextricably linked to the ethos and aspirations of the client. Sustainability was at the forefront of every decision in not... View Article

What Londoners really think about tall buildings

To coincide with the exhibition London’s Growing… Up! The rise and rise of London’s tall buildings, independent think tank, New London Architecture (NLA) have conducted an in-depth poll in conjunction with Ipsos MORI, to establish how Londoners really feel about... View Article

Keppie appointed to design new medical facility

Leading architectural practice Keppie has been appointed to design a new medical practice in Yoker, Glasgow, on behalf of Medical Centres Scotland. The facility, which will house both a GP and dentist service, will be located on a prominent corner... View Article

Shortlist for Scotland’s Best Places unveiled

Addressing a packed reception at the Scottish Parliament which included the Minister for Local Government and Planning Minister Derek MacKay, Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) President Cath Ranson unveiled the shortlist for Scotland’s Best Places. The RTPI Scotland initiative will... View Article

Levolux excels in Exeter

The £28 million new Research Innovation Learning Development Centre (RILD) in Exeter is a world-leading medical facility, which pushes the boundaries of eco-friendly building design by combining renewable energy, heat recovery and a fixed external Solar Shading solution by Levolux.... View Article

Technal Launches High Traffic Door Range

Architectural aluminium systems specialist, Technal, has launched the SOLEAL universal door range to offer outstanding thermal performance, levels of security and specification options for high traffic applications. The new door suite has been developed for areas of heavy use such... View Article

Stamp of approval for Glassolution

One of the world’s largest sorting offices has undergone an energy efficient window replacement programme by glass and glazing specialist Glassolutions. The window replacement programme formed part of the refurbishment of the Royal Mail sorting office and post office at... View Article

Building Business with ICS Cool Energy

Commercial spaces and office environments need 24/7 x 365 maintenance to keep staff and visitors comfortable in a functional workplace, without breaking the bank. Temperature control specialist, ICS Cool Energy has worked with a specialist facilities management and fit-out solutions... View Article

New Duo Solar Outlet from Klober

The Venduct® Duo Solar Outlet Kit is the latest addition to Klober’s Solar-Line range of solar thermal and PV installation accessories. It provides an ideal solution for passing twin cables through the roof and makes the penetration fully weathertight. The... View Article