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Bricks & mortar View all

Wolverhampton Science Centre welcomes first businesses

Crestwood Environmental, Deeo Design and Engineering and VOSC have moved into the £10.1m proje...

Architect returns to Huddersfield Uni for new £30m design

William Li is going back to his roots as a lead architect on the new £30m Barbara Hepworth Bui...

National Technician Development Centre opens

Lord Sainsbury was a special guest as the facility opened at the University of Sheffield

Construction milestone for Leeds Arts University

The steel frame structure of a £22 million building and facilities expansion has reached its h...

Crosslane secures planning consent for student accommodation

Crosslane Student Developments will be building a 226 bed purpose-built accommodation in Coven...

WiP aims to get young women thinking about construction work

Construction firm Beard invited members of the Association of Women in Property to the Perform...

£8.5m school campus in Paisley set to open in August

The state-of-the-art building, at St Paul's Primary School, will house 212 pupils

Darras Hall on track to be completed by new school year

The construction of Darras Hall Primary School is part of a £50m reorganisation of schools by ...

Events View all

Doors open at £26m Campbeltown Grammar School

The school, which was built by Morrison Construction, will cater for up to 500 pupils

North East event to highlight construction careers

Space Group have partnered with Northumbria Water and Newcastle College to inspire those consi...

Caledonian recognised in Offsite Awards for Ashville College

The Offsite judges recognised how Caledonian adopted an innovative design at Ashville College

UB March 2018 issue out now

The March edition of University Business, the edtech issue, is now available to view online, f...

Willmott Dixon host topping out ceremony at Warwick Uni

The new Sports Hub is close to completion at University of Warwick

Minister meets award-winning construction apprentices

The apprentices from Morrison Construction have recently completed a sensory facility

Surrey pupils bridge the learning gap

72 Year 8 pupils from across the county have taken part in a bridge-building learning challeng...

Higher education estates forum returns for 2018

Explore 'Addressing the changing needs of the University campus' at the hee forum

Facilities management View all

Partnership agreed for new Birmingham student accommodation

Harrison Street Real Estate and Uliving have signed a partnership agreement

A breath of fresh air for smart studying

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

Changing face of facilities management in education sector

By Colin Kenton, Managing Director of FM Services at KBR

How student centres can help create 'sticky campuses'

Atkins' Helen Groves explores the importance of 'in-between' spaces in creating successful cam...

7 ways to ensure a condensing boiler achieves top results

Upgrading to condensing boilers can transform the comfort and energy performance of a school b...

'One size doesn't fit all' for university assessment reports

Simon Fullard, Director at Actua Chartered Surveyors, discusses building condition and statuto...

Generating additional income for Newcastle schools with SLS

Both local schools and community groups in Newcastle are set to benefit from the School Lettin...

Universities successfully finding new revenue streams

The higher education sector is finding alternative ways to secure a sustainable future in comp...

HVAC & lighting View all

Yehudi Menuhin School invests in lighting installation

White Light managed the installation which involved new lighting for the school's live musical...

Heating and lighting efficiencies at BSix Sixth Form College

The implementation of LED lighting and dynamic boiler control technology by Energys is expecte...

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...

Warmly welcomed upgrade at James Aiton Primary School

The school installed Jaga's Oxygen ventilation system, the first Scottish school to do so, alo...

How to improve learning with air conditioning

The first in a series of blogs by Roberto Mallozzi, MD of Gree UK on how air conditioning can ...

Why you should consider solar panels for your school

Ryan Green, CEO at Romag, takes a closer look at the benefits solar panels can bring to your s...

Don't get caught out by ErP

Chris Meir, Sales Director at Remeha, explains why when it comes to boiler replacements, it pa...

How can academies select the right energy brokers?

Lucia Harney-Dey has some advice for academies looking for the best deal from their energy sup...

Interiors View all

Atkinson & Kirby showcase floor style at Heriot Watt Uni

The flooring manufacturer has been working on the James Watt Building, at the Edinburgh-based ...

Unitrunk helps futureproof Loughborough University

The cable management specialist has supplied its RIS (Rapid Installation Solutions) range for ...

Clifton College upgrades heating system with Remeha boilers

The Bristol college has improved the efficiency and reliability of its heating system by insta...

Peak achievement at Eltham College

The school has honoured George Band (OE 1937-47) for his remarkable mountaineering feats by na...

Gradus step up to the mark at the University of Derby

XT stair edgings from contract interiors specialists, Gradus, have been installed to core stai...

Glasgow Caledonian University accommodation refurbished

Novus Property Solutions has refurbished more than 140 bedrooms at the institution's Caledonia...

Crown Trade takes redecoration to the next degree

Crown Trade products are providing the University of East London with a trusted route to trans...

Glasgow Uni students benefit from lessons in nature

HLM Architects utilised innovative biophilic designs to transform existing teaching classrooms...

International View all

New China campus for Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

Plans were unveiled as UK PM Theresa May continued her trade visit to China, accompanied by Li...

Philanthropy's role in building international schools

The quality and accessibility of schools varies widely across the world

Wycombe Abbey to open second international school in China

The Hengqin Wycombe Abbey International School will open in September 2019

Not your average halls

StudentTenant.com has uncovered some of the world's most weird and wonderful student accommoda...

New school opens in Cambodia on International Children's Day

Weston Williamson + Partners designed and built the school pro-bono

Cycling safely in Denmark

MEDITE TRICOYA EXTREME paves the way for cycling safety

University of Lüneburg unveils innovative central building

There is a new place of encounter and exchange in northern Germany

UWC Atlantic College reveal plans to build a new sports hall

The new sports hall facility will enhance the college's mission and commitment to students

Outdoors View all

How outdoor classrooms can be used as a library resource

Simon Fearnehough from the Hideout House Company explains the educational functions of outdoor...

Mansfield school benefits from Woodhead woodland shelter

The primary school in Mansfield is making good use of their new outside space, including hosti...

How to make outdoor learning more fun and engaging

Simon Fearnehough from the Hideout House Company explains how to make your Forest Schools sess...

Colourful, fun and safe playground surfacing

Creating a bright and colourful playground space with wet pour safety surfacing and play marki...

Advantage Bradfield College: new courts have speed and slide

Bradfield College installs six new clay courts for its budding tennis stars

Newcastle students design and build new wildlife hide

Completion of Bakethin Hide at Kielder demonstrates the opportunities of learning by doing

How children can learn through nature

Andy Swain, Managing Director of SAS Shelters, discusses the importance of nature and outdoor ...

An outdoor classroom solution for Heywood Prep School

Simon Fearnehough from the Hideout House Company explains how outdoor classrooms can solve a v...

People, policy, politics, money View all

£20m development financing secured by Oundle School

The finance has been provided by HSBC for a state-of-the-art sports centre

The importance of hands-on learning in education

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

University energy costs set to rise, warns Inenco

The energy consultancy says that UK universities are likely to add over 20% onto non-commodity...

Building links with employers helps apprenticeship success

A visit to a Wolverhampton Uni open day, for example, resulted in one student finding an appre...

Redrow forms partnerships to launch new housebuilding degree

Redrow's three-year Housebuilding Degree is first dedicated qualification of its kind

Will apprenticeships impact the Built Environment sector?

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

Willmott Dixon tackles skill shortage with work experience

Willmott Dixon has welcomed nearly 300 young people to their University of Warwick site

Speller Metcalfe named on ESFA's £8bn schools framework

The framework supports the delivery of ESFA's school building programmes

Security & safety View all

Promoting student health through noise control

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

Sprinklers save Sheffield School after fire breaks out

An automatic sprinkler system activated and extinguished the fire at Meadowhead School, minimi...

The need to update fire safety procedures in 2018

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

How to ensure first class hygiene in university buildings

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

How smart was your enrolment?

Falcon and Williams help college kitchen after fire damage

A new kitchen was designed at Darlington College to help students experience the industry

Creating a security culture

dormakaba team up with ITN productions and the security institute to produce a full-access sec...

Dealing with asbestos in schools

What's the best solution to asbestos: removal or reassurance air monitoring?

Supplier News View all

AHR to deliver four new UK primary schools

The four modular build schools will be located across the South East, London and the Midlands

Integra Buildings celebrates contract wins, expansion plans

The milestones come as the company celebrates its 20th anniversary

Nationwide Hygiene Group celebrates 30 years of success

Nationwide Hygiene Group celebrated its 30-year milestone in 2016 with a proud feeling of a jo...

New £28.5m building for Portobello High School

Saint-Gobain offered solutions for the new Edinburgh school building

Do your laundry!

Armstrong provide space saving laundry equipment to international college in Canterbury

A new village life is born

By Lucy Gardner, Content Executive, Campus Living Villages

Award-winning offsite construction for universities

We always strive for innovation, excellence and continuous improvement - Premier Modular

Blackwell's invest in the future of University bookselling

Academic bookseller Blackwell's to trial new format academic bookshop with new shop openings i...

Sustainability View all

University of Edinburgh chooses KI's Perry range

SPONSORED: KI's Perry chair selected for the University of Edinburgh's ongoing transformation ...

Student experience and the role accommodation providers play

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

Luxury student bedrooms, is this a thing?

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

Education sector least likely to achieve paperless working

34% of businesses in the education sector have taken no steps to reduce their paper usage

Manchester Metropolitan ranked as UK's greenest university

The university's accolade is another example of their commitment to sustainability

The environment: we're aware but are we proactive?

Mark Stevenson, Managing Director of Bright Spark Energy, explains how schools can better invo...

Debunking boiler buzzwords

Steven Evans explains the boiler jargon

Five essential building materials for green schools

Suhayl Laher, from Tiles Direct, runs an expert eye over options that are as practical as they...

Technology View all

British unis turn to AI to improve energy efficiency

Universities across Britain are to start employing artificial intelligence in a bid to cut ene...

VDC chosen for flagship studio at ACM Guildford

After four years in the planning, the flagship studio at the Academy of Music in Guildford has...

University of Bedfordshire opens new simulation suite

The new healthcare simulation suite at the University of Bedfordshire has been designed to rep...

Arke: Visitor Entry Systems for Student Accommodation

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

Tech transforms student letting as new app launched by SPCE

50,000 rooms already available through revolutionary student letting app, partnered with Exper...

Bristol launches Quantum Technologies Innovation Centre

The £43 million investment from the University of Bristol will allow academic research and fin...

Bringing BIM down to earth: new technologies, humble uses

Allan Hunt, Director at AHR Building Consultancy, explains why Building Information Modelling ...

Creating 'healthy' buildings in HE

Being able to simulate activities in a building, prior to actual construction, can enable inst...