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Bricks & mortar View all

Truro Prep School reveals new build

Familiar faces, past and present, celebrated the opening of the Lovett Building and the Grassb...

Speller Metcalfe wins £27m Coventry University building

Coventry University is a new client for building contractor Speller Metcalfe

Keele and Harper Adams to create new joint veterinary school

The new school from Keele University and Harper Adams University will further support the UK's...

Full STEAM ahead as BCU and Eastside Project facility opens

The STEAMhouse is a place where SMRs and artist can work together on new projects

Events View all

Portakabin awarded Offsite Project of the Year

Portakabin has won Offsite Project of the Year at the East Midlands Celebrating Construction A...

The latest issue of Independent Education Today is out now!

This month, we look at what it takes to be an independent school headteacher in 2018

The latest issue of UB magazine is out now!

The June edition of University Business, the facilities issue, is now available to view online...

Bedfordshire school is building for the future

Silsoe CofE school, featuring a VIVIX façade, has been shortlisted as a finalist in the LABC C...

Facilities management View all

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...

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...

HVAC & lighting View all

Turning up the heat on old school boilers

A bespoke, off-site fabricated rig system is providing Glebe Primary with top class heating

Daylight and schools: the wellbeing factor

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

Green future for the University of Worcester

When the 30 year old boiler plant on the St John's campus became susceptible to breakdown, the...

Why air conditioning makes the best heating

Sponsored: Roberto Mallozzi, MD of Gree UK, discusses the benefits of air conditioning

Interiors View all

Southerns Broadstock to help Kent students sleep soundly

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

Dulux Academy opens latest partner facility in Lincoln

The Lincoln College partnership is part of Dulux Academy's plans to upskill 10,000 UK professi...

Pupils play pivotal design role at new Churchill Academy

A new £1.3m Business Studies and Computing facility at Churchill Academy and Sixth Form has be...

20/20 provides interior design at Falmouth

The company has been working on the site of the University's business programme, Launchpad

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

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...

People, policy, politics, money View all

BLOG: Why brighter schools make for brighter minds

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

Morgan Sindall and NTU to develop innovation in construction

Nottingham Trent University (NTU) and Morgan Sindall will encourage construction talent in the...

Leeds College of Building's CEO to step down

Veteran Principal at Leeds College of Building retires after 22 years

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...

Security & safety View all

Creating more productive environments for better learning

Sponsored: With increased enrolment, one unavoidable consequence is greater demand on faciliti...

School fencing specialist runs national competition

A school in Leicestershire won £3,000 of fencing products for their poem

Pupils enjoy safety lesson by construction experts Stepnell

Children at St Marie's Catholic Primary School in Rugby gave the thumbs-up to an interactive l...

Post-Grenfell: less bureaucracy, more safety

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

Supplier News View all

tesa supports students in painting and decorating diplomas

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

Southerns Broadstock wins Sunderland contract

The single source supplier deal with the university is worth £1.3million

University of Leeds uses Kingspan Steel for student digs

The new student accommodation development utilises Kingspan Steel solution ready for September...

New free school in Manchester to include top-grade windows

The windows for the new development will provide plenty of natural light, and will be supplie...

Sustainability View all

Oxford Brookes: where we learn matters

Sponsored: Global modular flooring manufacturer, Interface, discusses the recent redevelopment...

Theresa May visits first biomass facility at FE college

Prime minister opens new site to promote renewable energy skills

Schools: go green, go modular

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

Co-living and the graduation of student housing

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

Technology View all

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...

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...