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Day: July 3, 2019

Fire Safety & Prevention

Tower block residents to sue government over fire safety

Wooden cladding and missing fire breaks Residents of 14 blocks of flats in Manchester are suing the government for only protecting flats with Grenfell-style cladding and …

Fire Safety & Prevention

BAFE Fire Risk Assessment Scheme Revision Released

BAFE, the independent register of quality fire safety service providers, have released the revised Scheme Document for their Fire Risk Assessment Scheme (BAFE SP205). Following …

Building Products

The ground rules of waterproofing design

Designing a waterproofing scheme is no simple matter. With rainfall averages varying from a few hundred millimetres to several metres depending on where you are …

Building Products

Making It Last: 3 Tips for Choosing the Best Sand for Your Building

Sand is an essential component in most modern buildings. It’s used to create foundations, construct columns, make plasters, and more. What many consumers don’t realize …

Developments

£100m Deal For Iconic South London Project

Ardmore Construction secured a £100 million build contract deal to deliver the first phase of the iconic project in South London, on behalf of R&F …

Residential

St. Modwen Homes sales volumes up 36% and on track to sell 1000 homes in 2019

St. Modwen Homes delivered a 36% growth in sales volumes during the first half of 2019 (to 31 May) as demand continues for high quality …

Consulting

New MD at Regional Consultancy Walker Sime

Duncan Firth, 46, has been promoted to managing director of Walker Sime, the large regional property consultancy with offices in Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds. Founders …