How to specify a partitioning system

As an integral part of many office fit-outs, partitions offer a host of structural and aesthetic benefits and can make a major contribution to the overall appearance and quality of a finished space. However, specifying the right partitioning system can... View Article

Voting now open for Architects Choice at Brick Awards

Architectural students and practicing registered architects from around the world are being asked to vote for the shortlisted project which they believe demonstrates the best architectural use of brick. The Architect’s Choice Award will be granted to the project which... View Article

Grant Associates expands presence in Singapore

Grant Associates, the UK landscape architecture firm behind Singapore’s acclaimed Gardens by the Bay, is expanding its presence in Singapore to meet growing demand for its services across Asia and Australia. Four new members of staff have joined Grant Associates’... View Article

Comar specified for Tanners Wharf apartments

Comar Architectural Aluminium Systems; with their approved fabricator PAGE Group Peterborough Ltd completed a prestigious new build waterside residential development, Q Apartments, at Tanners Wharf, Bishop Stortford. Sales of the units which include 2 & 3 bedroom apartments and luxury... View Article

Changing places in the UK’s largest forest

Britain’s largest forest park is now achieving optimum accessibility through its new flagship visitor centre. Forestry Commission Scotland has just opened the new, eco-friendly centre at Kirroughtree, the gateway to the Galloway Forest Park. It is the first venue in... View Article

The best new public library of the year is Australian

Australia has the best public library if what counts is architecture and interplay with the local area. In Lyon (France), the Danish Agency for Culture has now announced the winner of the international architecture prize: Schmidt hammer lassen architects –... View Article

Selfridges’ world-famous windows arrive in Birmingham

Its disc-embellished exterior has been a city icon for 11 years, but now Selfridges is giving city shoppers another reason to stare, as its world-famous window displays arrive in Birmingham. Each year hundreds of thousands of tourists flock to Selfridges’... View Article

GEZE Pod is the perfect solution for Places For People

A gloomy unappealing entrance at The Pavilions in Preston has been transformed with the installation of a light, spacious and draught proof curved lobby from GEZE UK, the UK’s leading manufacturer of door and window control systems. GEZE’s Slimdrive SC... View Article

Entries invited for NHIC Annual Awards 2014

Since 1974 the unique National Home Improvement Council (NHIC) Annual Awards have recognised achievement in the UK housing arena and have grown over the years to become highly regarded as the premier event in this sector. Entries are now invited... View Article

Gerflor takes large leaps with Tile Giant

Tile Giant which is owned by the Travis Perkins Group has opened a new implant store at Wickes, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire… and one of the toughest vinyl flooring tile ranges on the market has been specified as the floor covering choice.... View Article