Innovating the future: designing for life sciences
Mark Adey of Fairhursts Design Group explores the intricate relationship between life science, innovation, and sustainable building design, emphasising the crucial role of culture and collaboration in shaping the future of scientific advancements.
VIDEO | Future-proofing the workplace
One of the office market’s big buzzwords is flexibility, but what does that mean in a world where fully secure hybrid working is a must? Does the industry understand the true cost of connectivity? In this roundtable sponsored by Telcom, a panel of experts discussed the key issues.
Look around your office – what don’t you see?
Britain has changed a lot in the past 20 years – but the property industry still looks much the same, writes Michele Steel of Regeneration Brainery. How do we make the industry more reflective of the areas it develops?
Why office furniture should be in your sustainability plan
More than 1.2m office desks and 1.8m chairs in the UK end up in landfill each year, writes Tom Dickinson, managing director of OSI. How can we all play our part, particularly when sustainability and budgets are often at odds with one another?
Here’s what you need to know about the Building Safety Act Secondary Legislation
It has been little over a week since the Building Safety Act was fully implemented in England – and, with it, a slew of changes to the rules for higher-risk buildings, writes Max Meadows of Project Four Safety Solutions.
VIDEO | Unlocking the North Manchester General Hospital masterplan
Morgan Sindall Construction has just completed the first phase of a project that will pave the way for a significant and much-needed modernisation of the Victorian estate. Place North West went to have a look around.
VIDEO | How to overcome today’s affordable housing challenges
Major players in affordable housing delivery across the region including Halton and Knowsley councils, Kellen Homes and Turley joined Place North West and Onward Homes to discuss how to boost the deliverability of affordable homes.
Got planning approval? Here’s how to navigate changes to building regulations
From fire safety to sustainability, there are a host of new rules that apply to many projects that already have planning permission. Here is a crash course in what you need to know to safely cross these new regulation waters, writes Katie Daniels, director at Euan Kellie Property Solutions.