SAS International CPDs receive RIBA approval

SAS International, a manufacturer of interior fit-out solutions, is pleased to announce that it has produced two new architectural RIBA-accredited CPDs for partitioning systems and suspended ceilings. These add to its existing portfolio of RIBA-accredited Core Curriculum CPDs. Designed to... View Article

Gordonstoun School gets a Grundfos pumps upgrade

Founded in 1934, today Gordonstoun School is one of the most famous independent public schools whose alumnus includes three generations of the Royal family. Set in a 150-acre estate in Elgin, today they provide co-education to 600 day and boarding... View Article

Crown trade helps Miller Homes build a greener future

Leading housebuilder Miller Homes has joined forces with Crown Trade to enhance customer satisfaction and improve sustainability. Miller Homes wished to avoid any potential issues associated with the yellowing of conventional solvent borne glosses – and it turned to the... View Article

Urban village moves a step closer

The creation of a new Urban Village in Hereford moved a step closer this week as Sanctuary Group’s outline planning application to build affordable new homes on the Merton Meadow site, off Blackfriars Road, was approved. The application went before... View Article

Construction bounces back in Q2

The latest Construction Trade Survey, published today, shows that conditions in Q2 improved across all construction sectors and throughout the supply chain. Even small and medium-sized businesses, hardest hit by the downturn, reported their first rise in activity since 2007.... View Article

From spade to roof height in less than five days

H+H’s innovative all-in-one building method, Rå Build, has been used in the construction of a pair of semi-detached bungalows on a restricted site in Kessingland, Suffolk. The bungalows were built for Orwell Housing Association by Wellington Construction. This pair of... View Article

Armstrong Ceilings goes greener still

Armstrong Ceilings has won Materials Recycler of the Year at the National Recycling Awards. Leading UK manufacturer of interior building solutions, Armstrong Ceilings, has won its second green award in as many months. Just two months after winning the 2013... View Article

Armstrong Ceilings extends its canopy range

Curved Optimas to complement Armstrong Ceiling’s canopies portfolio. Leading interior solutions provider Armstrong World Industries has extended its portfolio of canopy ceilings with the launch of a unique curved system which can be used either convexly or concavely to give... View Article

Firm has designs on new kitchen projects

Project:ff&e, the specialist provider of furniture, fittings and equipment, has been appointed to a trio of new projects and won a FIRA (Furniture Industry Research Association) Innovation award as a result. The Halifax-based company has been chosen to use its... View Article