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Saint-Gobain Acquires Scotframe Limited Accelerating Growth into Offsite Manufacturing

Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland has completed the acquisition of Scotframe Limited accelerating its involvement in the offsite manufacturing and closed panel construction market. A respected and established business, Scotframe manufactures and...
6th November 2017

Hastings Pier Wins 2017 RIBA Stirling Prize

Other buildings shortlisted for this year's Stirling Prize included the new City Campus at the City of Glasgow College and the Barrett's Grove housing scheme in north London. Originally built in 1872, Hastings Pier was judged Pier of the Year in...
6th November 2017

Healthy quarterly figures for joinery undermined by long-term question marks over skills and construction growth

The BWF’s Joinery State of Trade Survey Q3 2017 has indicated that the medium term prospects of the joinery industry remain sound, but growing concerns over skill, raw materials and the implications of Brexit are fostering long-term uncertainty. ...
6th November 2017

Rubner Holzbau starts a challenge for modular stadiums in completely environmentally friendly glulam wood

Italian company and the leader in glulam timber constructions, Rubner Holzbau has collaborated with Bear Stadiums, a consultancy and design company to conceive and sign the stadiums of the future: modular, made of glulam wood, with a low...
6th November 2017

World’s largest CLT building completed

Dalston Works, the world’s largest cross-laminated timber (CLT) building has been completed. Designed by engineering consultancy Ramboll and Waugh Thistleton Architects on behalf of developer Regal London, the mixed-use development showcases how...
26th October 2017
 
 
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