Ilkka Suppanen work exhibited in Helsinki

Work of Finnish designer Ilkka Suppanen, recipient of the Söderberg Prize 2015, will be displayed at the prize exhibition at the Helsinki Design Museum. This includes the ceiling installation “Wood Cloud” which consists of a thousand thin pieces of wood hovering above the... View Article

ARCHITECT@WORK UK opens at Olympia National

ARCHITECT@WORK UK 2016, the two-day trade fair aimed at architects, designers and specifiers, has now opened at London’s Olympia National 27-28 January. Over 90 leading architectural suppliers from Europe offer the latest innovations in surface solutions, lighting technology as well as interior... View Article

Unique hardware solutions revealed at FIT Show

Barrier Components Ltd are to exhibit once more at the FIT show to be held on the 12 – 14 April (stand 170) at the Telford International Centre.  The company plans launch a number of new systems at the show... View Article

BSRIA signs endorsing partnership with New York Build 2016

BSRIA will be supporting the New York Build 2016 on 7th and 8th March at the Javits Center. The leading expo for New York’s construction industry will feature a comprehensive conference and workshops program. Raphael Chalogany, BSRIA Business Development Manager, Americas, said: “BSRIA is delighted... View Article

Housing Design Awards open for entries

The National Housing Design Awards (HDA) have officially opened for entries. Submissions of housing schemes can be made on the awards website before the 2nd March deadline. The HDA are the longest-running honours in property and construction. A multidisciplinary team of 16 judges will undertake... View Article

Vastern Timber unveils brimstone at Ecobuild

Vastern Timber will be exhibiting at Ecobuild 2016 and will be unveiling Brimstone, the first commercially available thermally modified British timber. Sourced exclusively from English and Welsh woodlands, the Brimstone range is ideal for cladding, decking, external joinery and furniture,... View Article

Architect of the Year Awards shortlist revealed

The shortlist for each of the 13 categories at this year’s BD Architect of the Year Awards have been drawn up. Thomas Lane, BD’s editor and one of the judges,  commented: “This year we have had a record number of entries... View Article

Contenders for BREEAM 2016 Awards are revealed

Some of the finest examples of sustainable buildings from across the world have been shortlisted for 2016 BREEAM awards. Drawn from highest scoring buildings last year – under the BREEAM schemes for assessing building sustainability – the shortlists include ground-breaking... View Article

ArchiExpo presents new edition of its i-NOVO Awards

ArchiExpo’s i-NOVO Awards will identify and reward Light + Building’s most exceptional products across three categories: The i-NOVO Design Award will recognize products that take a step outside of the box. Products in this category will integrate current design trends,... View Article

One place left on the UK Pavillion at Fensterbau Frontale 2016

The UK Pavilion at Fensterbau Frontale 2016 will show that “Britain Means Business” with some of the UK’s highest profile organisations co-exhibiting at the world’s largest international trade fair for the window industry. The exhibition, hosted by the Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF),... View Article

London’s economic dominance is escalating UK North-South Divide

Britain’s ‘north-south divide’ and the economic dominance of London have inspired a conference,  in which experts from around the world will debate globalisation and the impact that mega-cities are making on the regions of many countries. The multi-disciplinary conference, Regional Urbanism... View Article