Nine Elms launches innovative Construction Charter

The key development partners involved in the Nine Elms on the South Bank regeneration programme today signed a Construction Charter, marking their commitment to work collaboratively to deliver best practice construction management across the UK’s biggest regeneration project. The Charter... View Article

Go ahead for major regeneration project that puts students first

Planning permission has been granted for the £40m City Locks landmark redevelopment scheme in Birmingham – another bold plan for student accommodation by specialist student housing providers, Alumno Developments. This decision follows the very recent approval of Alumno’s proposed redevelopment... View Article

Brio pivotfold for pivoting partitions

Brio, the leading manufacturer of interior and exterior folding door and window furniture has developed and manufactured a system for pivot folding top hung interior partitions that will be welcomed by architects, specifiers, architectural iron mongers and joiners. Brio Pivotfold... View Article

Eurobond NRG panels light the way for energy savings

Low environmental impact is an essential part of Eurobond Laminates’ ongoing success and the launch of the innovative NRG wall panel option is the latest demonstration of its brand promise of sustainability and energy savings. The new NRG solution is... View Article

Delta Membranes brochure highlights pumped drainage

Comprehensive details on an extensive range of pumped drainage systems are included in a new 28 page brochure from Delta Membrane Systems, produced in association with the company’s service partner PPS – Packaged Pump Systems. While many clients know Delta... View Article

ModuSat combined heating & cooling Heat Interface Units

Evinox are excited to announce the launch of the ModuSat CHHC Combined Heating & Cooling Interface Unit range. Perfect for homes connected to a communal scheme that require both heating and cooling throughout the property. The ModuSat combined heating, hot... View Article

STYROFOAM manufacturer offers Part L 2013 summary

STYROFOAM manufacturer Dow Building Solutions has released a new, independent publication summarising key changes to Part L of the Building Regulations, which come into force from April 6 2014. Authored by Huw Evans of JPA Technical Literature Ltd, the paper... View Article

Understanding and specifying invisible sound solutions

Amina Technologies RIBA approved CPD seminars are now available at a Central London location which includes full demonstration facilities. Available dates are 3rd July and 9th October plus, by arrangement, at architect’s premises. The seminar compares the basic principles of... View Article

PM hails Help to Buy success

Help to Buy, the government scheme to help people buy a new home, is overwhelmingly benefiting first time buyers. As the scheme becomes increasingly popular, the vast majority of people are buying homes outside London and the South East. New... View Article

Time to get started as BIM approaches

The UK government’s chief construction advisor has characterised building information modelling (BIM) as unstoppable. The increasing public sector client participation, coupled with the looming 2016 deadline has heightened the profile of BIM with SMEs. It is no longer a case... View Article