In order to equal level four of the Code for Sustainable Homes for its new build development in Dursley, house builder Bloor Homes required solar technology. Following an EcoMaster specification provided by Redland, Bloor Homes chose Redland’s roof integrated Solar PV tiles alongside Double Roman interlocking concrete tiles and Duo Plain concrete plain tiles installed by roofing contractor Brown Roofing and their solar division BR Solar.
Hydrotech MM6125 Structural Waterproofing and a ZinCo Green Roof system from Alumasc have been used on Belfast Metropolitan College’s new £44m campus. The project recently won Environmental project of the Year at the Sustainable Ireland Awards 2011 and has achieved one of the top BREEAM ratings.
Power On Connections, an Independent Connections Provider (ICP) for electrical infrastructure to large commercial, industrial and residential developments, is pioneering radical changes to the electricity distribution market resulting in greater choice, faster connections and reduced costs for construction managers.
Supporters of charities connected with the construction industry are this month being invited to nominate their organisation to be considered for backing from an international firm.
With less than 100 days to go before the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Dow Building Solution’s STYROFOAM products will have a part to play.
ISG recently hosted an event at its Ipswich office to encourage more school age girls to consider a career in construction.
Premier Interlink (Waco UK), supplier of modular building solutions, recently purchased the intellectual property rights of Britspace – which ceased trading in 2011- including the design rights for Britspace products.
H+H joined forces with Stewart Milne, Crest Nicholson, Barratt Developments and the BRE to complete 17 cost-effective low carbon homes in England and Scotland for the AIMC4 development scheme.