• New recruit for BakerHicks

    New recruit for BakerHicks

    BakerHicks has appointed Mark Renshaw as associate director to head up its Civil and Structural Engineering Team in London. Mark has spent the past ten years delivering a range of RIBA award-winning projects in London and the South East. Mark has worked across a broad spectrum of new build, development and refurbishment projects, often involving

  • Brick problems solved at Materials 2017

    Brick problems solved at Materials 2017

    Experts on Imperial Bricks’ stand 3/4 at Materials 2017 will help architects, specifiers and developers choose the right bricks for renovation, extension and new build.

  • MSPS rebrands as BakerHicks

    MSPS rebrands as BakerHicks

    Morgan Sindall Professional Services, the specialist design and engineering business, has been relaunched as BakerHicks, a new name with a 60-year heritage that reflects its established reputation as an independent consultancy. The BakerHicks brand acknowledges two of the original founders of the IDC Group from which MSPS ultimately emerged. Howard Hicks, the IDC Group Chairman,

  • Daktronics displays

    Daktronics displays

    Unibail-Rodamco Germany improved the shopping experience at CentrO Mall in Oberhausen, by adding 10 curved LED displays. Daktronics (NASDAQ-DAKT) designed, manufactured and installed all of the displays this past summer to provide flexibility in content from advertising messages and marketing campaigns to ambient lighting and full feature clips on nearly 250 square meters of digital

  • ­­­Breathe easy with Gilberts of Blackpool

    ­­­Breathe easy with Gilberts of Blackpool

    Corporate visitors to the former Olympic Stadium, now the home of West Ham United and UK Athletics, will enjoy a comfortable internal environment, thanks to British engineering expertise. The hospitality and concessionaire areas have been transformed to feature new architectural double-glazed cladding and curtain walling facades, into which has been integrated almost £1/4million worth of

  • Major restoration

    Major restoration

    St. George’s Hall, part of the UNESCO Liverpool Heritage Site, is one of the finest Neo-Classical buildings in the world. When constructed in the 1850s, the intricate encaustic tiled floor was the largest Minton pavement in the world at over 30,000 individual pieces. In 2016, the tiled floor underwent major restoration with the first stage

  • Multidirectional light

    Multidirectional light

    Vode Lighting, a linear lighting design and manufacturing company, has launched ZipThree™| Wall Mount | 707, a bi-directional ceiling wash and wall graze lighting fixture for corporate, hospitality and civic applications. The ZipThree | Wall Mount | 707 is the newest in Vode’s Zip family of high-quality architectural lighting fixtures that sit at the intersection

  • A sensor-tive nature

    A sensor-tive nature

    Vaisala has introduced two new Temperature and Carbon Dioxide Transmitter models in its GMW80 series: GMW84 and GMW84S with current outputs. Vaisala now offers a full range of CO2 wall sensors for HVAC applications. The GMW80 Series Carbon Dioxide, Temperature and Humidity Transmitters are ideal for standard demand-controlled ventilation and for spaces occupied 24/7. Vaisala’s

  • Clos-o-mat makes change for the better

    Clos-o-mat makes change for the better

    Designers of new build and refurbishment projects are potentially at risk of breaking the law by not making adjustments to accessible toilet requirements according to Clos-o-mat. Under the Equality Act, providers operating venues to which numbers of the public have access, have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to avoid a disabled person being put