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May 20, 2016   Hits:22   0

Offsite construction methods used to create a learning hub designed…

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Offsite construction methods used to create a learning hub designed to inspire

The Sunday Times’ International Baccalaureate school of 2014 has been working with offsite construction specia...

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Apr 22, 2016   Hits:108   0

Woodhead delivers inspiring workspace for Loughborough University

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Woodhead delivers inspiring workspace for Loughborough University

East Midlands construction company Woodhead has completed work on a £2.1m project to deliver a new teaching hu...

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Mar 22, 2016   Hits:144   0

Architects AHR completes a healthy learning environment

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Architects AHR completes a healthy learning environment

Hylton Castle Primary School in Sunderland has recently been completed by AHR and is now welcoming its first c...

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Mar 01, 2016   Hits:190   0

Evolution5 explains how a historic London school was transformed to…

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Evolution5 explains how a historic London school was transformed to meet demand for school places

In this article, Jamie Barrett, Managing Director of construction consultancy Evolution5, looks at how a histo...

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Jan 25, 2016   Hits:278   0

Implementing the correct planning tool for seamless construction works

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Implementing the correct planning tool for seamless construction works

When Colin Sanders of Bouygues UK submitted his application to the Construction Manager of the Year Awards in ...

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Dec 22, 2015   Hits:740   0

The first Passivhaus school development to be built in Wales

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The first Passivhaus school development to be built in Wales

The children of Burry Port town in Llanelli have reached the end of the first-term in their new school; the fi...

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Kingston Hospital receives doors and windows refurb

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Kingston Hospital receives doors and windows refurb

In 2014, the Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust embarked on a major refurbishment programme to replace the...

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Apr 22, 2016   Hits:106   0

Psychiatric hospital demonstrates the healing power of good architecture

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Psychiatric hospital demonstrates the healing power of good architecture

Architectural journalist Gideon Sykes discusses the new Danish psychiatric hospital at Slagelse and the import...

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Mar 22, 2016   Hits:129   0

Complex hospital building constructed in less than four months

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Complex hospital building constructed in less than four months

A highly complex, 4200m² two-storey ward and theatre building at Royal Stoke University Hospital has been...

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Mar 01, 2016   Hits:438   0

Schneider Electric discusses the role of HVAC infrastructure for modern…

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Schneider Electric discusses the role of HVAC infrastructure for modern healthcare delivery

Chris Needham, Healthcare Solutions Lead at Schneider Electric discusses the role of HVAC in infrastructure fo...

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Jan 25, 2016   Hits:460   0

Cork University Hospital has added a brand new paediatric wing

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Cork University Hospital has added a brand new paediatric wing

Cork University Hospital in Ireland has added a brand new, single-storey, €3.4m paediatric wing to its centre ...

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Dec 22, 2015   Hits:314   0

Altro products used to create a homely atmosphere in new…

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Altro products used to create a homely atmosphere in new birthing unit

The Meadow Birth Centre at Worcestershire Royal Hospital is a former antenatal ward and maternity triage which...

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May 20, 2016   Hits:25   0

A modern leisure facility designed to enhance the health of…

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A modern leisure facility designed to enhance the health of the community

Cheshire East Council’s £15m state-of-the-art lifestyle centre recently opened its doors to the public, giving...

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Apr 22, 2016   Hits:126   0

SLR Consulting calls for a more playful public realm

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SLR Consulting calls for a more playful public realm

PlayBoard NI recently hosted a conference called ‘Playing Out – How can the public realm support better outcom...

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Mar 22, 2016   Hits:151   0

Installing water treatment and filtration systems for Queen’s Park Sports…

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Installing water treatment and filtration systems for Queen’s Park Sports Centre

F T Leisure has worked with main contractor, Morgan Sindall to design, manufacture, install and commission wat...

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Mar 01, 2016   Hits:166   0

A new multipurpose hall for sports and events has been…

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A new multipurpose hall for sports and events has been built at the Gavina school

The judges for the Tile of Spain Awards for Architecture and Interior Design, chaired by architect Victor Lópe...

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Jan 25, 2016   Hits:404   0

Hough End Leisure Centre has seen record attendance levels since…

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Hough End Leisure Centre has seen record attendance levels since its opening

Award-winning architecture practice AHR has designed Hough End Leisure Centre in south Manchester. Since its o...

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Dec 22, 2015   Hits:418   0

Oldham Council invests in two new leisure facilities

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Oldham Council invests in two new leisure facilities

Oldham Council’s investment in leisure to help make its communities a better place to live is proving an inspi...

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May 20, 2016   Hits:17   0

The ideal opportunity for housing to receive a refresh

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The ideal opportunity for housing to receive a refresh

Nicola Johnson, Campaign Manager for Marley Eternit’s Cedral Facades, discusses how the latest European Invest...

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Apr 22, 2016   Hits:69   0

The challenges of hitting Government housing targets

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The challenges of hitting Government housing targets

Mark Gibbs, Technical Director for Alumasc Facade Systems and designer of the company’s new Alumasc Ventilated...

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Mar 22, 2016   Hits:227   0

Pioneering project launches at affordable homes scheme

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Pioneering project launches at affordable homes scheme

A pioneering social housing project designed to help tackle fuel poverty has been launched at an affordable ho...

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Mar 01, 2016   Hits:267   0

Russell Roof Tiles is demonstrating growth in its sustainable offering

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Russell Roof Tiles is demonstrating growth in its sustainable offering

Despite a difficult economic climate, social housing projects are gathering pace with recent figures showing a...

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Jan 25, 2016   Hits:262   0

Firestone Building Products completes re-roofing works to more than 430…

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Firestone Building Products completes re-roofing works to more than 430 flats

The original Decent Homes deadline may be long gone, but the challenge of ensuring that social housing stock m...

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Dec 22, 2015   Hits:336   0

Using data to develop energy efficiency programmes in Suffolk

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Using data to develop energy efficiency programmes in Suffolk

Luke Smith, Principal Energy Specialist at the National Energy Foundation discusses its role in using well-hon...

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Building a case for revitalising our ageing housing stock

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Building a case for revitalising…

According to David Lawrence, Managing Director of UK contractor Lawtech Group, the decision to ...

housing stock, housing, renovation, energy, energy efficiency, refurbishment

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New sentencing guidelines to have significant impact on industry safety

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New sentencing guidelines to have…

Construction insurance specialist Focus expects that new sentencing guidelines for England and ...

safety

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WCN explores the importance of having a diverse workforce

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WCN explores the importance of…

Tommy Lai, Marketing Director at WCN explores the importance of having a diverse workforce, exp...

workplace

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Andrew Teacher of Blackstock Consulting responds to the Government’s plans for estate renewal

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Andrew Teacher of Blackstock Consulting…

Andrew Teacher, Managing Director of Blackstock Consulting, responds to the Government’s plans ...

housing

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