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Bricks & mortar View all

Could schools capitalise on property assets more creatively?

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

BAM appointed for landmark Cardiff student building

It is claimed the Centre for Student Life will transform the way the university provides stude...

Innovative new halls of residence in Southampton

WG+P architects to redevelop 3660 sqm student accommodation for Mclaren Property

CU Coventry unveils £33 million campus plan

The institution is transforming the former BT building in Mile Lane, into a modern learning sp...

Events View all

The July issue of UB magazine is out now!

The July edition of University Business, the future-proofing issue, is now available to view o...

A fresh lick of paint for prize-winning primary

Lawley Primary School reveals £10,00 makeover after winning the 2017 Dulux Smarter Spaces comp...

Schoolchildren thrive in SATRO bridge-building challenge

Five schools have taken part in a competition run by construction firm Beard

Portakabin awarded Offsite Project of the Year

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

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

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 ...

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...

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

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...

How to make outdoor learning more fun and engaging

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

People, policy, politics, money View all

Exchange students explore Liverpool's exciting expansion

Morgan Sindall welcomes German students for a tour of Liverpool's Knowledge Quarter expansion

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

Security & safety View all

How has technology changed security in education?

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

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...

Supplier News View all

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...

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...

Sustainability View all

Pulling the plug on traditional build methods

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

Great Ballard School pupils rebuild forest school den

With the help of Miller Homes Southern, Great Ballard School is restoring their outdoor shelt...

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

Technology View all

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...

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...