• Contemporary embraces traditional

    Contemporary embraces traditional

    Architectural studio Piercy & Co substantially refurbishes and extends an existing building at Brick Lane in Shoreditch in a bid to transform our understanding of work environment with In Opera’s assistance.? Originally two separate buildings, 42-46 Princelet Street, located to the east of Brick Lane, merged into one spacious and light-filled co-working space. In-Opera Group

  • Accessible Design

    Accessible Design

    According to guidance published by RIBA, a well-designed bathroom is often the key to dignity and independence. ?Age Friendly Housing? says ?hospital-style bathrooms have made bathing [personal hygiene] a procedure rather than a pleasure for older and disabled people but safety and practicality no longer need to come at the expense of style?. It cites

  • Armourcoat Acoustic flies high at new Istanbul Airport

    Armourcoat Acoustic flies high at new Istanbul Airport

    Armourcoat?s acoustic plaster system has been specified by UK architects Softroom for the new $12 billion Istanbul Airport in Turkey. The facility will eventually fly 200 million passengers a year when complete in 2028, making it the world?s biggest airport.?The stunning interior design for the Turkish Airlines lounges is the result of an international competition

  • Ancon to exhibit at London Build 2019

    Ancon to exhibit at London Build 2019

    Ancon will showcase a range of products that are fully compliant with The Building (Amendment) Regulations 2018, the Government?s ban on combustible materials in external walls, at London Build on the 27th?& 28th?November 2019, Olympia, London. Find Ancon on stand number C28. Products on display will include Ancon?s range of insulated balcony connectors, helping building

  • Imperial introduces dual-faced brick

    Imperial introduces dual-faced brick

    Imperial Bricks, the leading supplier of traditional handmade, pressed, waterstruck and wirecut bricks has introduced a new range of Pre-War Common bricks with a difference. Unique to the UK and available from Imperial Bricks, the bricks are ?dual-faced?, with one ?clean? face/header and one weathered. This allows builders to use either face, whether matching up

  • British by Design

    British by Design

    The next generation of aluminium bi-fold, folding sliding door has arrived from Comar Architectural Aluminium Systems. ? Comar FSDX: Superior, stabilised rolling action with the quietest roller in the industry and improved weight bearing capacity means? fit-once and reduced call outs. The new outer-frame is one profile and is used for the track and jambs

  • The most mysterious medieval castles in Italy

    The most mysterious medieval castles in Italy

    Who has never dreamt of staying in a real medieval castle, complete with fortified walls, drawbridges and tall round towers? Castles were once positioned on high ground for defence purposes and today their elevated position makes for the perfect opportunity to enjoy a truly breathtaking panoramic view of the surrounding locations. With Halloween on the

  • West Meets East

    West Meets East

    Sound Space Vision has extensive experience in Western opera and classical music combined and an enthusiasm for Asian art forms, which was crucial to the development of the acoustics and audio systems for the multi-functional Xiqu Centre dedicated to the preservation and development of xiqu, Chinese Opera. In addition to the differences from Western opera

  • Millboard and RIBA

    Millboard and RIBA

    Millboard works hand in glove with RIBA architects and we are therefore proud to be a member of the RIBA CPD Providers Network. We offer the following RIBA accredited module: Live Life Outside: Resin Mineral Board Outdoor Flooring, Design and Installation This seminar provides a general overview of the design and installation of resin mineral