The importance of public spaces in new buildings

When most of us think about public spaces, we think parks, squares, beaches, pavements, and the like. It’s true; they are all public spaces where everyone is free to visit and spend some time. But, the point is, we mostly think of government or community-owned public spaces. Nowadays, however, construction companies and building owners are […]

Construction Jargon – Part 1

Almost every type of industry uses jargon, and the construction industry is no exception. There are specific words and abbreviations that workers and contractors will slip into everyday conversation, often without realising that, to those outside the industry, it can seem like they’re speaking a different language. In this series, we will be identifying common […]

Office automation: how it will impact your workplace

Radical shifts have occurred in workplaces with office automation becoming a common trend in recent years. With its foot already through the door and rapid growth in modern companies, office automation is a prudent option for firms that wish to stay at the forefront in their respective sectors. Here is how upcoming automation trends will […]

Hybrid VRF is the next level of air conditioning

The latest technology brings innovation to classic VRF (Variable refrigerant flow) systems and the way they function. The Hybrid VRF functions on a two-pipe heat recovery system with water between the HBC (Hybrid Branch Circuit) controller and its indoor units. This air conditioning system enables you to better control the temperature inside your rooms and […]

Are London’s Traditional Industry Hubs Still Relevant in 2019?

When you’re deciding where to set up your new offices, you might envision yourself strolling in the Square Mile or through Canary Wharf. But are these traditional industrial districts from centuries past still the golden ticket to a business’s reputation and turnover? Over the last few years, construction companies have seen a huge diversification in […]

Traditional office spaces vs Collaborative working spaces

The UK business sector is a fast-moving place and this can be seen in where businesses choose to operate from. In the past, the traditional office set-up was the way most did it. This saw premises leased solely to be used by your company and with employees having their own allocated space to work from. […]

The benefits of virtual reality in construction

Problems incurred in the construction industry are normally related to the inability of designers, architects and engineers to truly experience a project before it is built. These issues can be costly as work may have to be stopped whilst solutions are sought. Contractors in the construction industry are familiar with using an actual 3D model, […]

5 essentials for any office

While the office can have a bad reputation, there are plenty of ways to liven up a space with some quick refurbishment and a bit of creativity. Here are a few essentials every office should have to bring some cheer into your workday: 1. An office dog Who isn’t relaxed by some downtime with a […]

4 Tips for designing your productive office space

The office serves many purposes. It is a space where creatives gather to work individually and as a team, and it should be comfortable and accessible. Ultimately it needs to inspire productivity and creativity and this can be achieved in a number of ways. Below we share 4 top tips for when planning your office […]

Developments in the construction industry

Technology is a mainstay in virtually every aspect of our work and home lives. Traditionally low-tech industries such as construction are enjoying advancements in technology that are resulting in increased safety, reduced costs, higher profits and better efficiency. Some key trends are emerging as technology changes the face of the construction industry. Drones and UAV’s […]

Awards and accreditations

We are committed to being recognised as a modern forward thinking construction company and realise the importance of meeting the standards and expectations of our customers and in recognition of this we are members of Constructionline and CHAS, whilst also having accreditation under ISO9001 & ISO1400.