Construction students get up close and personal with Encon

Students at a construction academy are being helped with materials by Encon Insulation. Students with the largest provider of construction training in the East Midlands are getting a little help with their studies from specialist distributor Encon Insulation. The company... View Article

Redrow’s Lymington Shores is a winner

Redrow’s prestigious Lymington Shores development in Hampshire has been honoured in this year’s UK Property Awards. The waterfront scheme was one of five Redrow developments to scoop prizes at a gala awards ceremony in London. Lymington Shores was Highly Commended... View Article

Leyland Trucks names team for renovation project

Leyland Trucks has appointed Conlon Construction to undertake a renovation project its headquarters at Lancashire Business Park, in Farington, Leyland, Lancashire. Designed by architectural and planning consultancy practice, Cassidy + Ashton, the 52-week project of an undisclosed sum will provide... View Article

Benoy wins International Design Competition for Greenland GIC

Benoy, the award-winning firm of Masterplanners, Architects, Interior and Graphic Designers, has won the international design competition for Greenland Group’s high-profile mixed-use development, Greenland GIC, in Chengdu’s city centre. Shortlisted and eventually announced the winner, Benoy has been appointed the... View Article

Lucent gets green light for Lincolnshire Lakes development

Lucent Group (Lucent), the strategic site assembly and land development specialist, announced that it has secured outline planning permission from North Lincolnshire Council to develop two new villages at Lincolnshire Lakes. The North Lincolnshire Council Planning Committee approved the proposals... View Article

Consent granted for 251 new homes at Bicester

Planners have given the green light to 251 new homes at Bicester. Persimmon Homes aims to start work on the site, to be known as The Oaks @ Kingsmere, towards the end of the year following approval by Cherwell District... View Article

Housebuilder secures land in Bishops Itchington

One of the UK’s leading house builders has successfully secured an 11.5 acre site in the Warwickshire village of Bishops Itchington. Persimmon Homes South Midlands purchased the development site, off Gaydon Road, after securing planning permission to build 81 much-needed... View Article

Stainless steel balustrade meets luxury specification in The Lakes

A development of luxury apartments in the scenic surroundings of the Lake District has used Neaco’s Spectrum, stainless steel balustrade and balconies to provide a suitably high aesthetic. Incorporating tinted glass panel infills, Spectrum is extensively featured on bespoke Juliet balconies... View Article

Buildings jobs and skills through bricks and mortar

In the past year the Building a Better Nottingham programme has seen a number of new homes completed across the city, as more than a hundred are on their way up. Since October 2013 Nottingham City Council (NCC) and Nottingham... View Article

NCH raises a tree to celebrate Palmer Court topping out

Nottingham City Homes is celebrating the development of an Independent Living block reaching its apogee with a traditional ‘topping out’ ceremony – by placing a tree on the highest point of the building. Currently under construction, in the footprint of... View Article