New BREEAM refurb scheme launched
The latest in the BREEAM family of sustainability rating schemes was launched recently at the property trade show, MIPIM, in London
A light touch
Following a lengthy consultation process, a teacher-led design has resulted in an architecturally innovative primary school in Kent
Comp: schools can win a canopy
Canopies UK are giving schools the chance to win a free canopy worth £10,000 by taking part in a new initiative: ‘Operation Playground’
Poets' Corner in Huddersfield
Poet Lemn Sissay MBE's work, 'Let there be peace', has been engraved on the University's Creative Arts Building
Are you sitting comfortably?
School furniture needs to be both functional & flexible to meet the demands of a fast-changing teaching environment, says Simon Fry
New Cardiff centre for leaders of future
A £14.5 million centre for teaching and training tomorrow’s global business leaders has opened at Cardiff Business School
Rural Energy receives Renewable Reward
Biomass technology provider, Rural Energy, crowned Commercial Installer of the Year at Energy Efficiency and Renewables Awards 2014
UB November edition out now
The November edition of University Business magazine, the property issue, is now available to download
The modular approach
Jackie Maginnis from the Modular and Portable Building Association (MPBA) explains how modular build is an ideal solution for schools
Morgan Sindall wins £9.9m York Uni job
Construction and infrastructure company Morgan Sindall has been appointed by the University of York to build its new Environment Building
Northampton Uni unveils new designs
The University of Northampton plans to build a state-of-the-art new Campus in the heart of Northampton’s Waterside Enterprise Zone
October edition of IET is out now!
The October issue of Independent Education Today magazine is now available to download from our website and app store
The perfect fit
Modular construction sits perfectly alongside existing Victorian buildings at a Tyne & Wear school
Breaking Ground on Culford library
As part of ‘The Campaign for Culford’, headmaster, Julian Johnson-Munday, has broken ground on the school’s new library
Supplier Focus

Portakabin offers CPD programme

Portakabin hire launches new CPD programme to guide specifiers and facilities managers through the procurement of interim buildings

Rural Energy receives Renewable Reward

Biomass technology provider, Rural Energy, crowned Commercial Installer of the Year at Energy Efficiency and Renewables Awards 2014

Working together for better value

Steve Speller, joint MD at Speller Metcalfe, looks at the benefit of early contractor engagement and value engineering

National Star’s £6m development

National Star’s new £6m specialist residential accommodation with learning and activities centre is taking shape at Pittville in Cheltenham

Steni brightens up Liverpool project

Rainscreen cladding by Steni features on new-generation luxury student accommodation in Islington, Liverpool

Student housing project for Norwich

Alumno’s new student housing and community development set to transform the Norwich bus station area

Portakabin bags green Gold Award

Portakabin awarded Gold Award in the Business in the Community Environment Index 2014 in recognition of its commitment to sustainability

Redbridge College gets £4.8m boost

Lakehouse will begin work on the design and construction of the first phase of the college’s redevelopment in early October

Natural anti-flood system launched

Flex MSE, a vegetated wall system offering flood defence solutions, is to be exhibited at Resilience 14

New roof for Hull school

Hyflex completes ‘A grade’ roofing application at St Mary’s College refurbishment in double quick time

Dawnus Kingston project Tops Out

Zac Goldsmith, MP, Tops Out new £10 million Kingston College Creative Industries Centre, built by Dawnus Construction

Biddenham goes eco

A new building that generates five times more power than it uses has been completed at Biddenham International School