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Bricks & mortar View all

Vibrant new school for Southwark

Bellenden Primary, designed by Cottrell and Vermuelen Architecture, is a colourful oasis amid ...

Major research and testing facilities for Cranfield Uni

As part of a 25 year masterplan, CPMG Architects is delivering four new buildings on the insti...

New sixth form centre for Stockport school

The £1.2m project at Cheadle Hulme School is slated to open in September

Stylish new Surrey sixth form centre

IF_DO's 657 m2 build at St Teresa's School, Effingham, includes eight tutorial classrooms and ...

Events View all

Topping out marks construction milestone at Herts school

Construction firm, Stepnell, is building a multi-million pound boarding house at Tring Park Sc...

Student Accommodation Conference & Awards reveals agenda

The event has a jam-packed schedule of talks that will spark your imagination

UK Construction Week reveals optimistic industry

Editor Jo Golding attended UK Construction Week to see an industry ready to embrace a new way ...

The November issue of IE Today is live!

In the latest issue of Independent Education Today, we look at how independent schools are pro...

Facilities management View all

Contractor appointed to build Fareham engineering facility

Fareham College has contracted Amiri Construction to erect its Civil Engineering Training Cent...

University's 'smart' sports floor is a game-changer

Beard partners with the University of Oxford to build UK's first smart sports floor

School facilities improvement secures £13m funding

Eddisons have secured the funding from the Government's CIF programme to aid academies

How can schools maximise commercial boiler installation?

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

HVAC & lighting View all

An educated approach to ventilation

Elta Group's Ana Cross on how to balance new ventilation requirements with energy efficiency

The warming benefits of underfloor heating

Ross Verity, Managing Director of ForceDry, outlines why the technique is a commercially viabl...

Seeing the light in education

Scott Leeder, of VELUX, asks: Are we still in the dark when it comes to daylight design?

Reduce energy consumption on new local space heating systems

SPONSORED: The smart choice for electric heating? ecoSave Dynamic Electric Heaters

Interiors View all

The psychology of colour in the classroom

Demco Interiors outline how colours can influence learning

The shape of water in painting school buildings

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

Bostik gets top marks for flooring at Warks primary school

The firm has supplied a range of subfloor preparation and adhesive products for use in a new 1...

Southerns Broadstock to help Kent students sleep soundly

The company has won a contract to refurbish 273 halls of residence bedrooms at the University ...

International View all

Inside Early Learning Village, Singapore

ELV delivers a multicultural, flexible environment with capacity for 2,100 children from nurse...

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

Outdoors View all

Best of a clad bunch

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

Old boys sponsor new riding feature

Directors of The Wigley Group have unveiled a new water jump at Princethorpe College

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...

People, policy, politics, money View all

Fareham College shortlisted for national award

The Hampshire institution is in the running to become Construction Apprenticeship Provider of ...

Construction in a post-Brexit world

As we prepare to enter a new era, BSRIA's Mike Lee calls for urgent action to put vocational t...

The importance of the built environment in academic success

Chris Coxon, of Eurocell, looks at the role buildings play in delivering an environment in whi...

Tackling employee wellbeing in the construction industry

A raft of measures are being put in place to aid good mental health within the sector, says Ch...

Security & safety View all

Children pay the price for dangerously toxic air pollution

Anthony Coumidis, of McBains, on how to build a future in which we can all breathe more easily...

The importance of fencing in UK schools

Brownlow Primary School received £3,000 worth of constructing on the school's perimeter fencin...

1678 high-risk buildings still clad in combustible materials

Experts are concerned that a Government ban on the materials does not extend to all high-rise ...

Opening the door to a good education

David Shields, from ASSA ABLOY UK Specification, offers practical advice for anyone specifying...

Supplier News View all

AOC win bid to lead redevelopment of V&A Museum of Childhood

The fit-out is set to include three new gallery spaces, and will significantly increase the nu...

Valeo Groupe Europe's 2018 in review

Highlights for the student housing specialists included developments in the UK, Spain and Irel...

Fusion21 announces Grounds Maintenance Framework suppliers

12 suppliers have secured a place on the framework, specially designed to meet the needs of ed...

tesa supports students in painting and decorating diplomas

'tesa staff have taken the time to test our learner's knowledge, resulting in understanding th...

Sustainability View all

Campaign for eco-friendly practice in construction launched

Considerate Constructors Scheme's survey reveals the sector's shocking use of plastics and pac...

RWM to open doors in just under three weeks

As RWM gets set to return, the excitement for Britain's largest recycling and waste management...

The spotlight is on recycling as RWM expo returns

RWM, the largest recycling and waste management exhibition in the UK, is set for its biggest e...

Pulling the plug on traditional build methods

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

Technology View all

The future of learning

University of the West of Scotland (UWS) has chosen Visavvi to design, install and support aud...

The revolution will be digitised

Performance Networks discusses how digital connectivity is transforming the education sector

Dura inspires future engineers in state-of-the-art lab

The multi-million-pound technology laboratory built on Abingdon & Witney College's campus aims...

British unis turn to AI to improve energy efficiency

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