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Bureau Veritas states early early compliance engagement is key to raising building standards

With it reported that the construction sector will grow over the next two years, Bureau Veritas has been quick to assert that an industry shift towards earlier engagement with compliance partners is vital to raising quality and safety standards for… Continue Reading →

Refurb to create a new Birmingham museum

A design team led by Associated Architects has been appointed to conduct a feasibility study for the modernisation of Birmingham’s historic Council House complex and redevelopment of Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery. Birmingham City Council has asked city practice Associated… Continue Reading →

Plans in for £150m Bournemouth regen

Plans have been submitted to transform one of Bournemouth’s most famous locations into a £150m shopping, leisure and homes complex. Bournemouth Development Company, a partnerships between Morgan Sindall and the local council, wants to build 352 apartments on the former… Continue Reading →

Go ahead for £7m aviary upgrade

Plans to repurpose and transform the Grade II listed Snowdon Aviary at London Zoo have been given the go-ahead by Westminster Council. The scheme, understood to cost around £7m, will see the iconic structure revamped to create a world leading… Continue Reading →

Major refurb due for Lancaster bridge

Lancashire County Council is looking for a contractor to carry out a £4m refurbishment programme on the Greyhound Bridge in Lancaster. The bridge across the River Lune on the A589 has stood since 1911 and is now in need of… Continue Reading →

Grenfell Tower supplier Celotex suspends sales of insulation lines

Grenfell tower insulation supplier Celotex has suspended sales of five polyisocyanurate rigid foam board based products after one key line failed to achieve a Class 0 fire rating covering resistance to surface spread of flame. Sales of five different products… Continue Reading →

Derby’s Castleward wins best regeneration scheme in East Midlands Property Awards​

A Derby regeneration project won a top award at the Insider East Midlands Property Dinner this week. Castleward, the £100 million scheme by urban specialists, Compendium Living, scooped the title after beating off stiff competition from Trent Basin, Nottingham Vijay… Continue Reading →

GreenCoat house wins Iconic Architecture Award 2017

The highly acclaimed “Tin House”, a London residence made from the sustainable colour coated product GreenCoat from SSAB, has been named “Iconic Awards 2017 – Winner”, by the international architect network Iconic World. Designed by award-winning architect Henning Stummel, the… Continue Reading →


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