Delivering Housing that is Resilient to Fire and Climate Change

A forthcoming conference, Resilient Housing, a collaboration between Modern Masonry, Brick Development Association, The Building Centre and The Concrete Centre will be providing the latest guidance and technical expertise to enable the design and delivery of long-lasting and high-performance homes.... View Article

FUTUREBUILD 2020 LEADS THE WAY IN THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION

Once regarded as a traditional industry, construction has gone through a revolution in recent years with the adoption of digital methods and techniques. While many companies have embraced this shift, there are those who are at a much earlier stage... View Article

Construction input needed for Brexit preparations, says FMB

Construction should not be overlooked by the Government in no-deal Brexit preparation says the Federation of Master Builders in response to the construction PMI data published today showing that output in September declined at second-sharpest pace since 2009. The fall... View Article

Housebuilder Story Homes wins three UK Property Awards

Housing developer Story Homes is delighted to announce that it has been recognised by the prestigious UK Property Awards, winning three accolades for ‘Best Residential Development’. Aspen Grange in Carlisle, Chancel Place in Longhoughton and Willows Edge in Wrea Green... View Article

Luxury Homes Near Market Bosworth Approved

Award-winning Midlands developer Springbourne Homes has received full planning permission for a stunning new site in Leicestershire. Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council has given the Warwickshire-based firm the green light to build 19 luxury homes on a 10 acre plot... View Article

Work Starts on Affordable Housing Developments

Work has started on site as Rollalong, the largest permanent offsite construction company in the south of England, announces a £6.3 million partnership with pioneering regeneration company Be First. Modern methods of construction (MMC) specialist Rollalong has been appointed to... View Article

The heat is on

From David Bowen, CTO and Founder, Logicor It’s staggering to observe how far the UK energy market has evolved over the last ten years. Back in 2009 76% of energy to the national grid came from fossil fuels, jump forward... View Article

Seven reasons not to miss UK Construction Week

If you’re not yet registered to attend the UK’s largest construction event, here are seven things that might convince you to head to the NEC on 8-10 October. 1. Products New products are always being developed to meet different and... View Article

Edinburgh Marina wins yet another planning appeal

Edinburgh Marina Holdings, the developer of Edinburgh Marina, recently announced that they have secured another successful planning appeal with detailed consent granted by the Scottish Government to develop The Moorings, comprising 100 spacious one, two and three bedroom apartments with... View Article

New modular homes to transform Patchbox pub site

Work to deliver innovative modular homes on the site of the former Patchbox pub will start next month (October). The four two-bedroom houses are being manufactured by ESS Modular and will be transported and lifted into position at Rowley View,... View Article

Contemporary tiling

Interest in tiling as a stylish, hygienic and durable finish for domestic walls and floors has never been stronger. Here the Tile Association (TTA) outlines some of the issues which housebuilders and developers need to be aware of. Driven by... View Article