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Bricks & mortar

Wates launches improved Adapt School Building Solution

SPONSORED: Wates Construction's Education Director, Gary Campbell-Dykes takes the time to look...

Security & safety

How to ensure schools play it safe

Cris Francis, Security Consultant at Jacksons Fencing, has five key suggestions for smartly se...

People, policy, politics, money

Tomorrow's worker: your flexible friend

Tom Ravenscroft, of the Skills Builder Partnership, asks whether we are equipping our students...

Outdoors

Best of a clad bunch

Proteus Facades' Simon Gregory looks at how rainscreen cladding helps architects' plans stay i...

People, policy, politics, money

Clever design supports East London Independent School pupils

Thomas Keaney, CEO of TCES Group, explains how good building design helps to meet the complex ...

HVAC & lighting

Planning the installation of a new AC system

Sponsored: Roberto Mallozzi, MD at Gree UK, the world's largest air conditioning manufacturer...

Interiors

The shape of water in painting school buildings

David Spicer, from Crown Paints, looks at how advances in water-based paint tech are offering ...

Bricks & mortar

Could schools capitalise on property assets more creatively?

Niall Farmer, from Construction Solutions, discusses alterations that can be made to existing ...

Sustainability

Pulling the plug on traditional build methods

Andy Wilkinson, Director at Taplanes, on why offsite builds are taking the education sector by...

Security & safety

How has technology changed security in education?

Sponsored: "The capabilities of modern video surveillance technology are staggering,"...

People, policy, politics, money

BLOG: Why brighter schools make for brighter minds

Scott Leeder, Commercial Director at VELUX Modular Skylights, looks at the benefits of natural...

Sustainability

Schools: go green, go modular

Rory McGuigan, of Western Building Systems, explains why modular and offsite building techniqu...

HVAC & lighting

Daylight and schools: the wellbeing factor

With children spending more than 7,800 hours at school throughout their education, the interio...

Sustainability

Co-living and the graduation of student housing

James Kingdom, Head of Alternatives Research at JLL discusses the benefits of purpose-built sh...

Sustainability

Big data is helping to create sustainable schools

George Adams and Liam Rock of SPIE UK look at the data generated by educational facilities

People, policy, politics, money

Q&A: What's it really like for women in construction?

Two apprentices share their thoughts about working in construction and how to inspire the next...

Supplier News

How state schools are bridging the funding gap

SPONSORED: We have now reached a point where it is impossible to deny that state schools are s...

Security & safety

Post-Grenfell: less bureaucracy, more safety

Gilles Maria from ROCKWOOL discusses overhauling the system that led to Grenfell

People, policy, politics, money

Apprenticeships offer school leavers a 'fantastic option'

Mike Rogerson, an apprentice turned COO of the engineering firm behind the Shard, writes on th...

Facilities management

How can schools maximise commercial boiler installation?

Darren Finley, Chief Commercial Officer at Ideal Commercial Boilers, explains how to get the b...

Security & safety

Promoting student health through noise control

Rodney Davidson, Head of Specification at Acheson + Glover (AG), discusses creating a safe and...

Bricks & mortar

How to deliver quality schools on limited budgets

Despite funding cuts and tight budgets, Chris Fadoju, Partner at Pellings, explains how schoo...

People, policy, politics, money

The importance of hands-on learning in education

With increased diversity in the jobs market, the education system needs to step beyond the cla...

Bricks & mortar

Why are schools favouring modular design builds?

The education sector has seen a sharp rise in modular builds in recent years. Western Building...

Sustainability

Student experience and the role accommodation providers play

SPONSORED: A big part of the university experience is determined by the social life a student ...

Sustainability

Luxury student bedrooms, is this a thing?

SPONSORED: Student accommodation is entering a new era, says Anna Hampshire, JT Ellis

People, policy, politics, money

Will apprenticeships impact the Built Environment sector?

Stephen Bartle, Head of Commercial and Business Development at UCEM, explains how apprenticesh...

Bricks & mortar

Advanced Panic Bar Solutions

AIT, as a SALTO certified partner offer an advanced panic bar solution to be controlled with a...

Bricks & mortar

Student accommodation: glazing for the next gen

Andrew Cooper from Senior Architectural Systems discusses the benefits that aluminium can bri...

HVAC & lighting

The advantages of heating and cooling from the same system

SPONSORED: By Roberto Mallozzi, MD, Gree UK, the British face of Gree, the world's largest air...

People, policy, politics, money

College and university: civic centres for the 21st century?

by Philip Watson, UK Design Director at Atkins

People, policy, politics, money

Construction career choices after education

SPONSORED: Now that the training is over and you're in the big wide world, deciding what to do...

International

Philanthropy's role in building international schools

The quality and accessibility of schools varies widely across the world

Facilities management

A breath of fresh air for smart studying

Andy Williams, Technical Consultant at Jaga, explains why schools should invest in efficient v...

Security & safety

The need to update fire safety procedures in 2018

SPONSORED: Ensuring the safety of our future from school foundations upwards, explains Tim LaR...

Technology

Arke: Visitor Entry Systems for Student Accommodation

Enhance student security without compromising on convenience with Arke, by Intreba

Bricks & mortar

The Future of Handleless Furniture

by Anna Hampshire, Ellis Product Manager

Bricks & mortar

Top 5 space saving tips for Student Accommodation

Anna Hampshire, Product Manager for J.T Ellis and Co Ltd gives us her tips to maximise space

Security & safety

How to ensure first class hygiene in university buildings

Steve Nurdin from Cannon Hygiene explains how facilities managers can implement automated solu...

Bricks & mortar

Energy efficient schools could save the government billions

New school buildings could save the department for education £2.6bn a year, report finds