The refurbishment of Marston’s historic chimney

Marston’s brewery in Burton-on-Trent, is very much the spiritual home of British beer. Still brewing in the traditional way, this historic brewery was established in 1834, using the unique spring water from the Trent Valley that gives its ales the... View Article

Kebony wins Architectural Product Innovation Award

Kebony, the provider of sustainable wood has won the Architectural Products award for product innovation. The awards honour innovation in the development and refinement of buildings-related products that range from cladding systems to interior finishes. Kebony won in the woods,... View Article

A taste of Italian living at the January Furniture Show

The all-new January Furniture Show sees a brand new industry name added to its ever growing list of exhibitors for this year’s must-attend event to be held 13-15 January at the Birmingham NEC. Leather upholstery manufacturer, Italia Living, is exhibiting... View Article

Mouzhan Majidi to join Zaha Hadid Architects

Zaha Hadid Architects is strengthening its executive team with the appointment of Mouzhan Majidi. Majidi, an architect, has enjoyed a distinguished career of 27 years with Foster and Partners and was Chief Executive for the last seven years, leading the... View Article

Pupils design homes of the future after challenge from architect

Talented Gateshead school children have used their imagination to create innovative designs for environmentally friendly homes of the future. Pupils from St Thomas More School in Blaydon were challenged to design sustainable, energy-efficient homes fit for the next generation by... View Article

Endless Stair wins Judges’ Special Award at Wood Awards 2014

Endless Stair, a towering structure of 15 Escher-like interlocking staircases made from American tulipwood cross-laminated timber, has won a Judges’ Special Award at the Wood Awards 2014. The Endless Stair was a project commissioned by the American Hardwood Export Council... View Article

Kirk ThermalWall Insulation backed Walling system

Kirk ThermalWall is a revolutionary insulation backed walling system (UK patent application no:1314022.3), suitable for installation onto a wide variety of building facade types, including both new build and retro-fit applications. Kirk ThermalWall is designed to significantly increase building energy... View Article

Christine Hammarling receives adjunct professorship at Chalmers

Tengbom has started a cooperation with ChaImers Architecture through Christine Hammarling receiving an adjunct professorship in healthcare architecture. The inaugural lecture was held on 29 October. The Centre for Healthcare Architecture (CVA) at Chalmers established a new adjunct professorship in... View Article

Developer scores success in East Manchester

A housebuilder creating a new community in East Manchester has affirmed the findings of a report that placed Manchester City at the top the Premier League property price table. Lovell is building more than 1,000 new homes as part of the... View Article