Metal Technology enhances student living at West Village

The West Village residential student scheme on Glasgow’s Beith Street developed by Downing and designed by Falconer Chester Hall, features a landmark curved facade constructed using Metal Technology’s System 17 high rise capped curtain walling. The entire building features range... View Article

Flame-free roofing solutions for all your school’s needs

There is growing demand for improved safety within the education sector, especially in relation to refurbishing school and academy buildings. In response, flat roof manufacturer Bauder has developed various high-performance waterproofing solutions over the years that can be installed using... View Article

Sacred Heart Cathedral of Kericho, Kenya

Completed at the end of 2015, Kericho Cathedral is located in Kenya, approximately 250km South-West of Nairobi. It lies within the Highlands, west of the Great Rift Valley, enjoying magnificent views across tea plantations and surrounding hills. The Diocese was... View Article

Olympia 66 Opens in Dalian, China

Benoy is excited to announce that construction has completed on Olympia 66, Dalian, China and the scheme has now fully opened to the public. Benoy was commissioned as the Interior Designer on the retail development and delivered the project in... View Article

Heradesign returns to the Tate Modern

After a successful installation of Heradesign ceilings from Knauf AMF in the education rooms at the Tate Modern, Heradesign was chosen for the community room in the Tate’s new landmark building, the Switch House, on London’s South Bank. Tate Modern... View Article

A+ asset rating retail buildings

Fordingbridge are proud to have worked with Emission Zero Architects to help Costa in reducing the energy usage at their Wrekin Retail Park, Telford coffeehouse. This zero energy retail building marks a significant step forward in Costa’s objective to reduce... View Article

Apartment in Sceaux is transformed

This interior design and refurbishment project takes place in a 1960’s housing block built out of finely finished armed concrete. Unchanged since its construction, the ancient apartment followed a relatively classical distribution with closed rooms yet with rather generous openings... View Article

Work in progress: The Gouse by Marta Nowicka

The Gouse is a new residential project by interior architect Marta Nowicka. The development, which is currently under construction, will be a three-bedroom new build house (103 m²) in Dalston, East London, due to complete in autumn 2017. The 45... View Article

London lawyers create multiple meetings rooms

Two revolutionary Skyfold, vertical-rising partitioning walls from Style, deliver outstanding functionality to the new London offices of leading law firm, Blake Morgan. Working with architects, Roger Bannister Design, and Overbury as the contractor, Style further recommended combining their Skyfold units... View Article

Reimagined Apple Regent Street opens in London

The re-imagining of Apple Regent Street in London marks the continuing evolution of Apple, going beyond retail to create richer, more dynamic experiences for visitors. Its innovative design creates a relaxed environment, while incorporating Apple’s new features and services. The... View Article

Architects chosen for Lebanese museum design

Lebanese-French architect Hala Wardé and her architecture practice HW architecture won the international competition to design the Beirut Museum of Art in Beirut, Lebanon. A 400-foot tower will be the centrepiece of a project which be built at a “symbolically... View Article

Plaswood outperforming timber on historical Cotswolds canal

A recent inspection has revealed that Plaswood ‘plastic wood’ lumber is outperforming timber planks at an historical canal lock gate in the Cotswolds. The top gates of Blunder Lock near Stroud were restored in 2013.  Plaswood recycled plastic lumber sections... View Article