Pick Everard expands with new senior appointments

Leading independent management, design and construction consultancy Pick Everard has made a number of new senior appointments to accommodate its business growth and drive future expansion. A total of 13 new appointments have been made at partner, director and associate... View Article

Promat product portfolio goes on display at museum project

The Riverside Museum, Scotland’s Museum of Transport and Travel in Glasgow has installed a combination of Promat passive fire protection products to provide a robust fire protection and means of escape. “We worked closely with project architects Zaha Hadid and... View Article

Architecture professional needed for industry first competition

Class of Your Own (COYO), the UK’s pioneering provider of accredited learning programmes for the professional built environment, is seeking top industry specialists to share their expertise in the first ever Design, Engineer, Construct! (DEC!) led competition: Hotel Underground. Run... View Article

Gilgen expands its UK automatic door operation

Gilgen Door Systems has reinforced its position as the UK’s leading automatic and industrial door specialists with increased investment in its market presence and first class customer service. (Ringwood /UK) Building on over 50 years of industry experience, Gilgen Door... View Article

Vortice celebrates its 60th anniversary

2014 sees the 60th anniversary of Vortice Elettrosociali, Europe’s leading ventilation systems manufacturer with a UK office in Burton on Trent.  In the aftermath of war, Attilio Pagani,an ingenious entrepreneur, identified the need for good ventilation in Italy’s homes.  In... View Article

New EU sealant products regulation

From the 1st July 2014 it is mandatory for all sealants covered in the European standard EN 15651 to be CE marked according to their application and properties. This legislation means that it will be illegal to manufacture sealants and... View Article

CPD from Aperam: ‘Building Envelope Solutions in Stainless Steel’

Since the launch of ferritic grades, stainless steel has become highly competitive against other façade and roofing metals. Aperam’s CPD presentation ‘Building envelope solutions in stainless steel’ examines its exceptional design life value, grades used in construction, installation techniques, unique... View Article

bptw complete unique Hackney residential refurbishment project

Recently completed, Shakespeare House is a unique conversion of a four storey residential building in Lyme Grove, Hackney. Through an inventive and rigorously executed refurbishment process eighteen high quality modern apartments have been created, transforming the original 1930’s building into... View Article