IBI Group selects contractor for new Jersey police headquarters

IBI Group, architects for the new £20 million States of Jersey Police Headquarters has selected Rok-Regal Construction Limited as preferred contractor to build this hi-tech facility. The Assistant Treasury and Resources Minister, Deputy Eddie Noel said: “This is another important... View Article

Ensuring inclusive design in our public spaces

Stephen Williams met with key professional bodies, challenging them to do more to make buildings, streets and public space more inclusive. Communities Minister Stephen Williams chaired a roundtable discussion (20 October 2014) with key professional bodies and challenged them to... View Article

Grant Associates unveils landscape designs for Capitol Singapore

Grant Associates, the international landscape architecture practice, has unveiled details of its new landscape and public realm design for Capitol Singapore, a prestigious $1.1 billion mixed-use redevelopment of a key heritage site in the city’s downtown civic district. The first... View Article

Greening the grey

Scotscape is pleased to announce our CPD entitled – Greening the Grey. This CPD aims to assist both specifiers and architects when designing and selecting living wall systems. The CPD covers the benefits of living wall systems, good design, installation... View Article

New Scotscape product launch: Fabric Living Wall System

Inspired by our research programme at the University of Sheffield, which measured the thermal benefits of Living Walls, we have developed a Fabric Living Wall System with integrated insulation. This will allow architects and designers to quantify the thermal benefits... View Article

Customise your automatic barrier

Frontier Pitts takes customising your Automatic Barrier to the next level. Why stop at powder coating your Automatic Barrier in your Corporate Branding colours and themes when Frontier Pitts can use a revolutionary new coating technology used in the Formula... View Article

New barriers bear fruit in Michigan for A-Safe

Food receivers and distributors install world first at key facility. For Heeren Brothers, one of America’s longest-established wholesale fruit and vegetable distributors, hygiene control has always been integral to the company’s ongoing success. Looking for ways to improve on existing... View Article

Low odour with no compromises

Decothane Ultra sets new standard for the roofing industry The next generation of liquid applied roof membranes has been launched by Sika Liquid Plastics. Decothane Ultra is a low odour non-disruptive roofing solution that achieves more than 80 percent reduction... View Article

Shetland projects completed by NorDan

The new extension to Happyhansel Primary School in Shetland has pre-finished timber windows and doors from NorDan, the Norwegian external joinery experts. The building was designed by architects Redman Sutherland, and commissioned by Shetland Islands Council. The extension provides offices... View Article

£1.2m for Lady Lever Art Gallery

Heritage Lottery Fund endorse project with generous grant. A Napoleon death mask, exquisite Chinese porcelain and world-renowned Wedgwood jasperware are some of the incredible collections, amassed by one man, William Hesketh Lever, which will benefit from a major Heritage Lottery... View Article