CIAT and IFE sign memorandum of understanding

A memorandum of understanding has been signed between the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) and the Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE) to collaborate on matters relating to their respective disciplines. The objectives of the memorandum are to: recognise the... View Article

Flood champion appointed to new protection role

National trade body the Property Care Association (PCA) has appointed acclaimed flood protection campaigner and consumer champion Mary Dhonau OBE. Mary has been appointed as the head of the PCA’s new Flood Protection Group responsible for helping to steer and... View Article

How to specify a partitioning system

As an integral part of many office fit-outs, partitions offer a host of structural and aesthetic benefits and can make a major contribution to the overall appearance and quality of a finished space. However, specifying the right partitioning system can... View Article

Grant Associates expands presence in Singapore

Grant Associates, the UK landscape architecture firm behind Singapore’s acclaimed Gardens by the Bay, is expanding its presence in Singapore to meet growing demand for its services across Asia and Australia. Four new members of staff have joined Grant Associates’... View Article

Supporting sustainable growth in the creative economy

Launching across England in September, Creative Industry Finance, is a ground-breaking programme providing business support and access to finance to enable the growth and development of the UK’s cultural and creative industries. In January of this year, official statistics from... View Article

Pick Everard’s London office reaches 50 staff milestone

Leading independent management, design and construction multi-disciplinary consultancy Pick Everard has recruited its 50th staff member in its London office – having grown from just two employees only four and a half years ago. Pick Everard’s London office has been... View Article

TTA adds member services with new HQ

The Tile Association is boosting the services it is able to offer to its members, with the opening this month of a prestigious new HQ building in Stone, Staffordshire. Located in the heartland of the potteries, near where most of... View Article

GGF disappointed with Green Deal Fund closure

The GGF was disappointed to hear this week, that newly appointed Energy Minister Amber Rudd has been forced to shut down the Green Deal money back scheme The Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (GDHIF) “with immediate effect” after it was... View Article