The University of Worcester turned to the UK’s market leader in luxury vinyl flooring Karndean Designflooring for its authentic design, when replacing a 50 year old real wood parquet floor in its main dining hall.
A highly complex, 4200m² two-storey ward and theatre building at Royal Stoke University Hospital has been constructed by Portakabin Hire in less than four months to help meet the increasing demand for orthopaedic services.
With the Heslington East Campus site being quite flat, deep drains were not possible so rainwater from roofs, road and pathways had to be directed in a series of culverts, surface drainage channels and rills, eventually discharging into a lake.
A British Gypsum ceiling system has been used in the development of a new £70m building for the University of Oxford's Mathematical Institute. The CasoLine MF system was used throughout the prestigious Andrew Wiles Building to achieve high visual impact, acoustic performance and improved indoor…
REHAU has begun a programme of CPD sessions at universities across the UK, helping to educate the architects and specifiers of the future on the applications of different materials in UK fenestration, and the design standards which apply.
Ian Quinton, Managing Director of RCM – suppliers of building boards and facade solutions to such high profile developments as the University of Hertfordshire – outlines some considerations when specifically looking at the design requirements for structural timber buildings.