Array receives ‘A’ rating from BRE

Heckmondwike FB is celebrating the news that the BRE (Building Research Establishment) has awarded an A rating to its Array fibre bonded carpet tile, for offices and commercial environments, which will be included in the BRE’s Green Book Live. An... View Article

Solid Wood Solutions Conference & Exhibition

Solid Wood Solutions is a one day conference and exhibition designed to showcase the very best in engineered timber and creating a platform for the industry’s innovators to present some of the most prestigious projects in the UK and in... View Article

Marshall-Tufflex trunking keeps Pace with prestigious project

The impressive refurbishment of the Pace Building within Durham University’s Palace Green Library demonstrates how well-specified cable management can enhance the final look of a project. The 1960s part-listed Pace Building unites wood, exposed steelwork, concrete and glass to provide... View Article

Sound proofing insulation solutions CPD

Cellecta continues to establish itself as an expert in sound proofing, as its Cutting Edge Acoustics CPD receives the stamp of approval from RIBA. The RIBA “CPD Assessed Material” covers the fundamental characteristics of acoustic Building Regulations Part E and provides... View Article

Designs revealed for Hebburn Community Hub

Designs have been revealed for the ambitious £12m regeneration of Hebburn town centre and the creation of a state-of-the-art community hub. In collaboration with South Tyneside Council, architects FaulknerBrowns have been commissioned to redefine the town centre of Hebburn, drawing... View Article

CIBSE publishes first guide on lighting places of worship

In its first guide to cover this sphere, CIBSE’s ‘Lighting Guide 13 – Places of Worship’ offers help to designers, engineers and students in creating successful lighting schemes for these important buildings. In preparing the Guide, lead author David Holmes... View Article

Domestic Boiler Manager offers 20 per cent energy savings

Save up to 20% on home heating and hot water bills with Marshall-Tufflex’s award-winning Domestic Boiler Manager system. DBM controls the firing cycle of gas, oil and LPG boilers, reducing unnecessary boiler firing (dry cycling). Not only does this, typically,... View Article

New RIBA-accredited CPD seminar from Trend GB

The origins of hand-cut smalti, the dazzling beauty of authentic gold tesserae, the distinctive contribution of glass mosaic to historic buildings and art forms, the variety of tile formats and pre-formatted patterns available to today’s designers, and the innovative modern... View Article

If Carlsberg made buildings…

When Carlsberg UK built an extension to the bottling plant at its brewery in Northampton it wanted the new building to stand out externally as a great building. A major contribution to this aim was made possible by the choice... View Article

Grimshaw completes first phase of Queens Museum

Grimshaw’s first phase of expansion and renovations at the Queens Museum is complete. This milestone heralds yet another era for the museum’s home, the historic 1939 New York City Building. Utilized for World’s Fairs in 1939 and 1964, the building... View Article

Millgate set to give new lease of life to Woolley Hall

Luxury homes builder Millgate has announced that it has acquired the magnificent Woolley Hall on the outskirts of Littlewick Green in Berkshire. The house and land have a rich history that spans several centuries from their first mention dating back... View Article