Sleep does it again

Europe’s leading hotel design & development event records best year yet. Sleep, the annual hotel design and development event which took place in London, 26th – 27th November, proved once again why it is considered to be in a league of... View Article

Redrow scores award for going green

A national housebuilder has been rewarded for its efforts to reduce its carbon footprint at a prestigious awards ceremony. Redrow Homes, headquartered in Flintshire, North Wales, won the ‘Green Award’ at the 2014 Daily Post Business Awards, which were sponsored by... View Article

Townscape launches innovative solar bollard range

Street furniture manufacturer, Townscape Products Limited, has unveiled its first range of environmentally friendly solar bollards. solispost™ bollards are solar powered illuminated bollards which utilise cutting edge technology. The innovative bollards offer two levels of illumination; they provide continual illumination... View Article

Purcell completes Tower Bridge High Level Walkways

Tower Bridge has unveiled two new glass floors across its high-level walkways, enabling visitors to view a bridge lift from a wholly new and unique perspective. Purcell were the architects responsible for introducing the glass floors into the Grade I... View Article

Cemfree wins Skanska’s Supply Chain Green Solutions Awards

Skanska UK, the world’s leading construction group, has awarded this year’s coveted Supply Chain Green Solutions Awards to Cemfree, the first truly sustainable, structural concrete. Invented and developed by David Ball Group PLC, a Cambridge-based research-led company, Cemfree is a... View Article

Resurgence in UK construction sector during Q3 2014

JLL and Glenigan’s latest UK Commercial Construction Activity Index reveals that non-residential new build activity is increasing rapidly, with the value of new starts over the year to Q3 amounting to £12.5bn, up 5.4% on the year to Q2 .... View Article

Dundee wins UNESCO City of Design status

Dundee has become the first UNESCO City of Design in the UK, a prestigious award that recognises the huge contribution the city has made to design worldwide. The designation, which has previously been awarded to just 12 cities including Beijing,... View Article

Capturing the beauty of plaster

With rustic, contemporary surface finishes the new vogue, Solus Ceramics are delighted to introduce the unusual Plaster range, which offers a unique aesthetic on the urban trend. Inspired by the look and feel of hand-smoothed plaster, this range displays a... View Article