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Offsite homes to address social housing shortfall, says Actis

3rd December 2018
Dan Anson-Hart, national specification manager at Actis, says offsite homes must play a vital role in helping address the massive shortfall in social housing A massive decline in the number of homes built for social rent over the past decade,...
 

Lendlease wins Birmingham Commonwealth Games village

3rd December 2018
Birmingham City Council has appointed Lendlease to deliver the £350m Commonwealth Games athletes village. As principal contractor, the firm will deliver a development on the site of the former Birmingham City University campus in Perry Barr for...
 

STA Assure Sponsor 2018 Building Awards

21st November 2018
STA Assure – the Structural Timber Association’s Membership and Quality Standards Scheme, was proud sponsor of the recent Building Awards – Housing Project of the Year. South Gardens entered by Maccreanor Lavington, was presented with the...
 

Benefits of the market leading timber design software

21st November 2018
Extensively used by timber and frame manufacturers, structural engineers and design practices, the Framing software from Elecosoft can be used for the accurate detailing of 3D timber frame buildings.  Using Framing gives the user the ability...
 

Hub South West and South Lanarkshire Council appoint CCG as preferred bidder to build 300 new homes at Cambuslang’s East Whitlawburn Regeneration Project

15th November 2018
SOUTH Lanarkshire Council have announced 300 new homes will be built in Cambuslang as part of a £42m housing-led regeneration project. The development in East Whitlawburn will transform the area...
 

Arnold Laver & Co. Limited joins The National Timber Group, creating the largest independent timber distribution company in the UK

14th November 2018
Arnold Laver & Co. Limited and The National Timber Group are pleased to announce that they have merged, to create the largest independent timber distribution business in the UK. With combined revenue approaching £250 million, the...
 

Architype's second Passivhaus school project has completed in Carmarthenshire, Wales

9th November 2018
A new way of delivering high-quality schools is proving that investment in children’s wellbeing in Wales is paying off. The £8.5m Ysgol Parc y Tywyn project provides 350 school children from the Burry Port area with an outstanding new learning...
 

Macallan distillery wins prestigious award

29th October 2018
The innovative £140m Speyside building scoops Building of the Year title at the Institute of Civil Engineers Saltire Awards The Macallan distillery and visitor experience on Speyside has won a prestigious civil engineering award. The...
 

Housing association opens offsite factory targeting 1,000 homes per year

29th October 2018
A housing association-owned company has opened an offsite building plant at its Walsall factory, designed to produce more than 1,000 new homes a year.  The 56,000 sq ft facility was opened today by housing minister Kit Malthouse. LoCaL...
 

Superglass CEO appointed to Construction Scotland ILG

29th October 2018
Construction Scotland has announced the appointment of Ken Munro, CEO of Stirling-based glass mineral wool insulation product manufacturer Superglass to its Industry Leadership Group (ILG). The ILG is formally recognised by the Scottish...
 

Martin Whitfield MP elected new Chair of Timber Industries APPG

26th October 2018
Martin Whitfield, MP for East Lothian, has been elected as new Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on the Timber Industries at its AGM at Westminster. The APPG brings together parliamentarians from the Commons and the Lords with...
 

UK Construction Week Round Up

26th October 2018
UK Construction Week attracts visitors from across the world and for this year’s event the Structural Timber Association collaborated with the British Woodworking Federation and the Timber Trade Federation who collectively form the Confederation...
 

Major Jobs Boost for Glasgow Construction Company

23rd October 2018
Glasgow-based construction and manufacturing company CCG (Scotland) Ltd has welcomed 35 new members to its off-site manufacturing business, CCG OSM, in response to growing demand for its energy efficient timber systems. CCG OSM – located in...
 

The Macallan leads the way with prestigious timber industry award

19th October 2018
Robertson Group is celebrating after its most significant project received the overall ‘Winner of Winners’ award at the prestigious Structural Timber Awards. The infrastructure firm was part of the project team recognised for delivering the...
 

Scott Brownrigg completes CLT primary school in Aberdeen

19th October 2018
The £13 million scheme is one of Scotland’s largest cross-laminated timber education buildings  On the site of the former Bankhead Academy, the new Stoneywood Primary School is a single-storey building that accommodates 16 classrooms as...
 

 
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