Planning is critical to a healthy urban future

Planners have an important role in the battle against ‘lifestyle diseases’ highlighted in a new report, entitled, ‘Promoting Healthy Cities’. The rise of health challenges such as non-communicable diseases, including cardiovascular disease, chronic respiratory disease, cancer, diabetes and mental health... View Article

Gerflor appoints Health & Fitness Specialist in new role

Vinyl flooring manufacturer Gerflor Limited has appointed Ross Johns as Health & Fitness Specialist in a new role dedicated to sales of its leading brands and new products for the sport, health and leisure industries. Part of the global flooring... View Article

New South of England recruit for Gerflor Contract Floorings

Global vinyl flooring manufacturer, Gerflor, has strengthened its UK contract flooring sales division with the appointment of highly experienced sales professional, Gary Hawkey, as Sales and Specification Manager for the South of England. Gary’s 30 years’ experience in the flooring... View Article

Arup appointed lead advisor for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Arup, the global designers, engineers, planners and consultants will provide advice for the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games to develop venues and infrastructure for the Games. Jerome Frost, Arup director who... View Article

Decorex 2014 celebrates its biggest show to date

Decorex saw the industry inspired for another year as the design community descended en masse during four days to the historic location of Syon Park, West London. Strong visitor attendance of 12,500 people, of which 13% were international, demonstrated the... View Article

CIC invites applications for its BIM2050 Group

The Construction Industry Council has opened the application process to find the next generation of recruits for its BIM2050 Group and invites young professionals from across the industry to apply. The BIM2050 Group was established by CIC in September 2012... View Article

BIM4 Housing announce Nationwide series of conferences

Having established the BIM4Housing work group earlier this year, the BIM Task Force is pleased to announce a series of introductory workshops for the house building industry around the country from October to December this year. The BIM4 Housing group... View Article

The Great Reveal

The Great Reveal The interior fit-out specialists DG Professional Interiors were commissioned to build an ‘act of architectural theatre’. A celebration of British design and the eclectic mix of food and drink we have within these shores, a ‘reveal’ was created where... View Article