Author: Kenneth Booth

Salboy’s £300m Viadux scheme in central Manchester targets industry-leading green credentials 
Regeneration

Salboy’s £300m Viadux scheme in central Manchester targets industry-leading green credentials 

Salboy, the nationwide property development and funding company, has introduced a planning amendment for the commercial phase of its £300m Viadux mixed use scheme currently …

Peter Baker and Dame Judith Hackitt headline CIOB’s first Safer Buildings UK event
Building Regulations

Peter Baker and Dame Judith Hackitt headline CIOB’s first Safer Buildings UK event

The Chartered Institute of Building’s first ever Safer Buildings UK event was held yesterday [Thursday 26 May]. More than 200 professionals from across the built …

PREMIER MODULAR APPOINTS ITS FIRST CORPORATE STRATEGY DIRECTOR TO SUPPORT AMBITIOUS PLANS FOR GROWTH
Offsite, Modular & Portable

PREMIER MODULAR APPOINTS ITS FIRST CORPORATE STRATEGY DIRECTOR TO SUPPORT AMBITIOUS PLANS FOR GROWTH

Premier Modular, one of the UK’s leading offsite specialists, has appointed Lee Young as Corporate Strategy Director to develop its strategy and capabilities for the …

Intelligent Fire Detection from Hochiki replaces Waking Watch Scheme in North London borough high rise apartments
Fire Safety & Prevention

Intelligent Fire Detection from Hochiki replaces Waking Watch Scheme in North London borough high rise apartments

Ekho, the newest hybrid wireless fire detection solution from Hochiki, leading global life safety manufacturer, has been installed in six blocks of apartment buildings for …

PAGABO REVEALS WINNERS FOR £1.56BN CIVILS AND INFRASTRUCTURE FRAMEWORK
Tenders, Bidding & Awarded

PAGABO REVEALS WINNERS FOR £1.56BN CIVILS AND INFRASTRUCTURE FRAMEWORK

NATIONAL framework provider Pagabo has announced the appointment of 48 suppliers to its brand-new £1.56bn civils and infrastructure framework, which goes live on 1 June …

PEEPs omitted from enactment of Fire Safety Act 2021
Fire Safety & Prevention

PEEPs omitted from enactment of Fire Safety Act 2021

The government has announced it will not be implementing the recommendation for Personal Emergency Evacuation Plans (PEEPs) from the Grenfell Tower Inquiry, instead opting to …

Panattoni submits plans for 417,570 sq ft speculative logistics development at Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Warehouse, Industrial & Logistics

Panattoni submits plans for 417,570 sq ft speculative logistics development at Doncaster Sheffield Airport

Panattoni, the largest industrial real estate developer in Europe, has submitted a planning application for one of the largest speculative logistics facilities in South Yorkshire. …

Silva Provide New Affordable Homes in Hartland Village
Affordable Housing

Silva Provide New Affordable Homes in Hartland Village

Silva Homes, Hart District Council and St Edward celebrated the handover of 36 brand new affordable homes in Hartland Village, Hampshire, at an official event held …

Barhale wins critical Lincolnshire drainage work
Utilities & Infrastructure

Barhale wins critical Lincolnshire drainage work

South Holland Internal Drainage Board (IDB) has awarded Barhale a contract to install, reinforce and renovate vital drainage works in Lincolnshire. The infrastructure and civil …

Fire safety obligations & the cost of getting it wrong
Fire Safety & Prevention

Fire safety obligations & the cost of getting it wrong

Charles Arrand considers the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, with a focus on both the potential business and human costs of failing to discharge …