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A new storage building for collections and records in the care of Imperial War Museums (IWM) is now ready for use, following the completion of an innovative design and build process led by project manager Fraser Randall, architect firm Architype and contractor group, Fabrite.

BDG architecture + design developed a thoughtful design to reinvigorate a 7130m2 modernist building ‘The Garage’, Lisbon for creative transformation company WPP.

Following a £25m conservation and refurbishment programme, the Grade II listed Armstrong Building, which lies at the heart of Newcastle University’s campus, has not only withstood the tests of time, but is one of seven buildings in the North East which have made the shortlist for this year’s RIBA awards.

As infrared technology continues to be a popular choice in washrooms, Mark Schlotel, Marketing Manager at Cistermiser and Keraflo, explains how the technology’s versatility has widened its reach and what we can expect from infrared in our bathrooms in the future.

Buildings are the sum of many parts and we need a full portfolio of materials to achieve the best outcomes in terms of, performance, sustainability, safety, durability, efficiency and cost. Since the new Building Regulations came into force on 21st December 2018, much has been written about cross laminated timber. Here Andy Goodwin shares how B&K Structures have taken a pragmatic approach to embrace the new protocols.

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