Architecture Visionaries, by Richard Weston

Architecture Visionaries by Richard Weston and published by Laurence King in August 2015 presents the story of 20th-century architecture through the fascinating personal stories and significant works that have shaped the field. Arranged in a broadly chronological order, Architecture Visionaries... View Article

Skanska delivers steady performance in first half of 2015

The revenue from Skanska UK’s construction business in the first six months of 2015 was £675 million. Operating income was £16.1 million, which equates to an operating margin of 2.4 percent. Skanska’s development business continues to perform strongly, with the... View Article

National Conservation Award for Cumbrian conservationists

Architect and engineer, Elaine and Charles Blackett-Ord have received the SPAB’s (The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings) prestigious Esher Award for their outstanding contribution to built heritage. The award was presented at the SPAB’s recent Members’ Meeting at the Tullie... View Article

SBID and IIDA to partner in the Middle East

The Society of British and International Design (SBID) will be teaming up with The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) in their first ever joint program at Downtown Design, Dubai UAE. The collaborative program will feature an in-depth, expert commentary presentation... View Article

Steven Kershaw appointed as Head of Fire Engineering

Multi-disciplinary engineering consultant Hilson Moran has appointed Steven Kershaw as its new Head of Fire Engineering. Steven will be responsible for managing a dedicated team of fire consultants and design engineers to ensure an innovative and integrated approach is taken... View Article

Charcon to sponsor prestigious Landscape Institute Awards

Charcon, part of the Aggregate Industries group, is proud to sponsor this year’s prestigious Landscape Institute Awards. The annual awards, which take place in November, are designed to recognise examples of outstanding work by the landscape profession. Charcon is sponsoring... View Article

Call for new Leaders – get involved with CTBUH

CTBUH seeks colleagues with a range of skills to join Leader Groups: Two New Board of Trustee Members The Board of Trustees, which is the Council’s highest leadership body and helps to supervise and guide the Council’s work, seeks two... View Article

Celebrating 50 Years of the Landmark Trust

Landmark: A History of Britain in 50 Buildings charts nine centuries of British architectural history and is being published to celebrate the Landmark Trust’s 50th Anniversary. Since 1965, when Sir John Smith and his wife Christian identified the need for a body... View Article