Tectite commercial valve range expands

Following the successful launch of the revolutionary new Tectite Flexible Metal plumbing system by Pegler Yorkshire, the company has announced an addition to its valve range – the Tectite TX300 Full Bore Quarter Turn Lever Ball Valve. Aaron Carter, Pegler... View Article

De Rotterdam, vertical city by OMA/Rem Koolhaas completed

The largest multifunctional building in the Netherlands has been completed. Not even 4 years after starting construction, MAB Development and OVG Real Estate have turned over De Rotterdam to its future users. After a period of finishing and furnishing, residents... View Article

Deptford Green School awarded Best Education Building

The WGI designed Deptford Green School has been recognised as the Best Education Building at the Local Authority Building Control’s National Building Excellence Awards. Deptford Green School, which opened in September 2012, was part of the third phase of the... View Article

Interior design appointment for AEW

Interior design specialist Katie Crossley has been recruited by Manchester architecture practice AEW. Katie, who joins from Leach Rhodes Walker, has been appointed as senior interior designer, adding to the company’s expertise in this field. Experienced in working with clients... View Article

Audience Systems offer CPD seminar on retractable seating

Used widely in arenas, sports centres and theatres, and now included in the government’s blueprint design for secondary schools, retractable seating is a key way of using public spaces efficiently. Audience Systems is one of the UK’s market leaders for... View Article

STENI UK CPD on composite rainscreen cladding

Guidance on the “Design opportunities in composite rainscreen technology” is now available to specifiers and construction industry professionals in a RIBA-approved CPD from global cladding manufacturer Steni UK. The hour-long presentation defines composite materials, specifically fibre reinforced polymers (FRP), and... View Article

Ceram invests in Construction Technology Development group (TDG)

Ceram, the international materials technology company, has invested in its Construction Technology Development Group (TDG) and recruited five post graduates. Exploring five distinct areas: Roofing and Cladding, Building Physics, Concrete, Masonry and Steel, the five new construction technology experts will... View Article

Tremco MMA Systems confront car park challenges

A range of ultra-fast curing methacrylate decking coating systems are now available from Tremco illbruck, a manufacturer that is renowned for the development of products that are able to meet the rigorous demands of heavy trafficked multi storeycar parks. Tremco... View Article

New radiant heating CPD from HCP receives RIBA approval

HCP, a division of SAS International, is pleased to announce that it has produced a new RIBA-accredited CPD on Water-based Radiant Heating Solutions. The CPD seminar covers the benefits of specifying Radiant Heating systems which meet energy efficiency demands. The... View Article