• Glass for Interiors CPD Seminar launched by Saint-Gobain

    Glass for Interiors CPD Seminar launched by Saint-Gobain

    The complexities, range and versatility of glass used inside buildings, is explained in a new ‘Glass for Interiors’ Royal Institute of British Architects accredited CPD, now available from Saint-Gobain Building Glass. To celebrate the launch of the CPD, Saint-Gobain Building Glass are hosting a CPD breakfast seminar. Free to attend, the CPD seminar contributes to

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  • Society of Façade Engineering launches fourth annual international competition

    Society of Façade Engineering launches fourth annual international competition

    FAÇADE2017, the 4th international competition of the Society of Façade Engineering is welcoming project entries in the latest quest to find and recognise the most exceptional architectural façades of 2016.

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  • Max Top provides kitchen installer solutions

    Max Top provides kitchen installer solutions

    Max Top Quartz ltd reports that wonky walls, long lead times and heavy materials are UK kitchen installers’ biggest bugbears. These top five frustrations for UK kitchen installers have been officially ranked, following research carried out by kitchen and bathroom surface specialist, Maxtop Quartz Ltd. Whether it’s dealing with uneven walls or unrealistic customer expectations,

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  • New Managing Director at Hueck UK

    New Managing Director at Hueck UK

    Leon Friend has been appointed Managing Director of the UK arm of Eduard Hueck GmbH & Co. KG. In a new role at the company, Leon will focus on business expansion and the launch of new products to the UK market, as part of a wider initiative to establish a senior team to drive growth

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  • Bakerhicks award

    Bakerhicks award

    An engineer from BakerHicks has won the Lifetime Achievement in Engineering Award at the prestigious Women in Construction & Engineering (WICE) Awards. The award, which recognises women whose contributions have ‘revolutionised the engineering industry’, was picked up by Geoff Cox, Managing Director of the Built Environment at BakerHicks. He has played a central role in

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  • Plain sailing

    Plain sailing

    Red Wharf Bay Sailing & Watersports Club is set in an area of outstanding beauty at Traeth Bychan on the Isle of Anglesey, North Wales. The member’s clubhouse has been sited here for over 50 years due to its suitable sailing waters. The members of the committee decided that the exterior of the building was

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  • Armourcoat enhances Egyptian style

    Armourcoat enhances Egyptian style

    Armourcoat polished plaster has created a stunning entrance for the refurbishment of Greater London House in Camden’s Mornington Crescent, a striking example of Art Deco Egyptian revival architecture. The hand-applied Armourcoat wall finish forms part of the interior design by Forme UK, which pays contemporary homage to the style of the façade. An entrance ‘portico’

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  • FILA specified at the Strand

    FILA specified at the Strand

    FILA surface treatments have been specified, by Stone & Ceramic, for its most extensive project to date at 190 Strand, London. The flagship development, designed by Grid Architects, includes a collection of bespoke suites, penthouses and apartments. FILAPROJECT worked alongside Stone & Ceramic to provide ‘initial clean’ and maintenance solutions for the multiple tile designs

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  • Dow on the Wharf

    Dow on the Wharf

    Dow Building Solutions’ XPS solutions have been specified for buildings at the Royal Wharf development in London. The multi-phase reshaping of the 40-acre site will include over 3,300 homes, shops, and other amenities. 34,000m2 of XENERGY™ SL 160mm and XENERGY™ MK is being supplied over two development phases to the main roofing contractor Turners. Dow

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