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Housing minister hits heights at innovative Sanctuary project

Housing minister Kevin Stewart visited Scotland’s tallest timber building at a Sanctuary Homes project in Glasgow. Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT) has been used to build a £6 million seven-storey superstructure in Yoker, just yards from the River...
11th November 2017

Sky Central Offices by PLP Architecture and AL_A with Arup

Amenity and social spaces include a large restaurant and five additional cafés, located so as to encourage movement. The electric lighting is dimmed here: the daylight is strong due to the location at the perimeter of the building. ...
8th November 2017

Houses built in just six weeks in Corby

An innovative new construction technique being used in Corby has seen houses built in just six weeks. The modular construction method of building used at the 48-home Little Colliers development has reduced the traditional build time by more than...
8th November 2017

Cradle Hill school - A masterclass in MMC delivery

Virtual reality, 3D technology and innovative build methods were integral to the success of a school project for Baxall. Maria Barnes, graduate design coordinator, reports on the lessons she learned. Baxall recently handed over the...
8th November 2017

Blackdale Residences, University of East Anglia - Best Project Ever!

Blackdale Residences comprises two 4-7 storey residential blocks, Barton House and Hickling House. Between them they contain 514 apartments, a cafe with a roof terrace, a launderette and shared courtyard; all built to BREEAM Excellent standards. ...
7th November 2017
 
 
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