2019 RIBA Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship now open

The 2019 Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship opens today and welcomes applications from architecture students enrolled in schools of architecture around the world. A £7,000 grant will be awarded to one winner by a panel... View Article

Discover solutions to all of the challenges

The RCI (Roofing, Cladding and Insulation) Show returns to the Ricoh Arena, Coventry on 27-28 March, bringing together the latest trends, technologies and industry issues The RCI Show is the largest UK event bringing together the entire roofing, cladding and insulation... View Article

Take a fresh look at stone and hard surfaces

As a cladding material, architectural detail, hard landscaping, interior, or even roofing material, stone has it all. Architects will be able to see for themselves at the Natural Stone Show, which is taking place in London’s ExCeL from 30 April... View Article

Armourcoat on the menu for new Centre Point restaurant

Surface finish specialists Armourcoat have been specified throughout the VIVI restaurant, a new 1960’s inspired eatery opening in the Centre Point Building in London’s West End. VIVI promises to deliver traditional British food with an innovative twist. VIVI’s 290-cover dining... View Article

Introducing Königstone: Feel at home

Taking its name from the German word for “king”, Königstone was created in 2005 with the aim of providing quartz products of the highest quality for use as surfaces in kitchens and bathrooms. The brand was started by two business partners, who currently... View Article

A splash of colour in this SITY VIU

The new SITY sink and VIU mixer tap from BLANCO UK leads the style and innovation stakes for 2019. The large sink is joined by accessories, the SITYPad, a cool chopping board, and SITYBox, a caddy that hands inside the... View Article

dormakaba launches new MUTO sliding door system

Leading manufacturer of security and access solutions, dormakaba, has launched its newest addition to the MUTO range; the MUTO M 60 sliding door system. This innovative manual sliding door system offers simple installation, versatility and exceptional longevity, with a variety... View Article

Façade & Glazing Solutions (FGS UK) appoints new CEO

Façade & Glazing Solutions (FGS UK) which specialises in the design and installation of commercial facades and reactive glazing services, has appointed Craig McGilvray, as Chief Executive Officer. Mr McGilvray was previously Managing Director of Balfour Beatty’s Gas and Water... View Article

Cupa Pizarras launches slate training course

Cupa Pizarras has launched its first slate training course in Livingston. Combining hands on training with a RIBA accredited CPD, it aims to provide architects with both the theoretical knowledge and practical experience required to correctly and confidently specify slate.... View Article

StrongFix – improved support from Norbord

Sometimes, even the simple task of hanging a picture or a mirror on an interior partition wall has been fraught with difficulty due to the common challenge of a weak plasterboard substrate. That is no longer a problem thanks to... View Article