Drawing for Interior Design 2nd Edition by Drew Plunkett

This book covers all stages of visual presentation as part of the interior design process, from the most basic initial sketches to fully developed computer-generated visualisations. Following a brief introduction four chapters take the reader through the design process, from... View Article

Architectural Modelmaking 2nd Edition by Nick Dunn

A practical guide to creating detailed 3-dimensional architectural models. The physical model is an essential tool for architects. Although CAD programs have enabled the creation of complex computer models, these do not always address the 3D qualities of architecture. Architectural... View Article

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