Berkeley window re-draft

A window type created initially to replace existing 1920s and 1930s steel windows is equally as acceptable for high-end new build as it is for restoration projects. The newly developed Berkeley from Crittall Windows provides the architect and designer with... View Article

Success for PegasusLife at Housing Design Awards 2016

PegasusLife has won a prestigious award at the 2016 Housing Design Awards for its development, Hampstead Green Place in North London. The HAPPI awards champion developments that offer excellence in housing for older people and reflect the recommendations of the... View Article
Murray Park School, Derby, undergoes revamp thanks to Ashe Construction

Derby school undergoes revamp thanks to Ashe Construction

Students at Murray Park School, Derby have begun enjoying new and improved facilities and are looking forward to further improvements being made to the school this summer. The £800,000 refurbishment project, managed by Ashe Construction has been split into two... View Article
ISG checks in with £13 million Corn Exchange project

ISG checks in with £13 million Corn Exchange project

ISG has been awarded a £13 million contract by Queensberry Real Estate to transform Manchester’s historic Grade II listed Corn Exchange into a four star boutique hotel. The project involves the refurbishment of levels 2-5 of the iconic building, creating... View Article

British Museum gallery shortlisted for World Interior of the Year 2016

The award-winning work of a London-based architectural design practice has been chosen to compete for the World Interior of the Year 2016 by the INSIDE World Festival of Interiors. Stanton Williams’ gallery for the Waddesdon Bequest, a Renaissance treasure collection at the British Museum, was selected to be... View Article

Vibrant column casings installed at Kirkgate Market

Contour has recently undertaken the design, manufacture and installation of a series of vibrant aluminium column casings, at the historic Kirkgate Market in Leeds. The installation formed part of a £13.7m refurbishment of the market. A key element of the... View Article

So much more than worktop makeovers

In a recent home improvement project, Granite Transformations has showcased examples of its extended range of makeover materials, services and fittings for the kitchen and bathroom, whilst displaying the current trend toward white and off-white decorative surfaces. The kitchen of... View Article

Schueco’s revamp of network centre successfully completed

Leading building envelope specialist, Schueco UK Ltd, has announced that the refurbishment of the Schueco Network Centre in Milton Keynes is now complete. The revamp – designed to improve the Centre’s facilities even further for architects, main contractors, Schueco network... View Article

Major mixed use scheme in Victoria tops out

Royal London’s development at 25 Wilton Road in London Victoria has topped out. The MAX Architects-designed scheme is being built by Kier Construction and will complete in spring 2017. The nine-storey scheme is a highly sustainable and transforms an existing... View Article
© Mather & Co - Silverstone Heritage Experience

Mather & Co motorsports museum gets Royal backing

A project designed Cheshire-based consultancy by Mather & Co has received the support of His Royal Highness Prince Harry. The scheme is for the development of an interactive motorsports museum and exhibition space, the Silverstone Heritage Experience, at the home... View Article

NCC to build new school and sports hall in Trelleborg

NCC is to build the new Vannhög and Lillevång school for pupils aged 6-16, with accompanying sports facilities in western Trelleborg, Sweden. The order secured by NCC from the Municipality of Trelleborg is worth SEK 309 million. “It will be... View Article

Perfect acoustics for conferences

Hotel Koldingfjord enjoys a beautiful location near Kolding in Denmark. The attractive Baroque building, originally a sanatorium for children, has been extended and upgraded by Arkitema Architects. This includes the installation of Troldtekt acoustic ceilings in an existing space converted to... View Article