The Sustainability Centre to get ‘deep-green’ retrofit

The Sustainability Centre to get ‘deep-green’ retrofit

The Sustainability Centre has been providing community education and support for 21 years, with a special focus on environmental awareness and wellbeing.   Designed by Architype, The Sustainability Centre has been granted planning permission for their ‘New Learning Centre’ in the heart of the South Downs National Park.   With their ageing building

Residents benefit from new ‘Garden in the sky’

Residents benefit from new ‘Garden in the sky'

A new project to create Nottingham’s largest intensive ‘sky garden’ has been completed on the fourth floor of a 26-storey apartment building – showcasing the value of investment in green infrastructure for both local authorities and the residents of urban areas.   The design, by award-winning landscape design practice Hosta Consulting, was

Creating a Community with Kingspan TEK

Creating a Community with Kingspan TEK

Kingspan TEK Cladding Panels have provided an offsite wall solution for a unique school and leisure campus in Littleport, helping the project to achieve excellent thermal performance within a tight construction deadline.   The £37.5 million development, designed by SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business, co-locates a pre-school, Littleport and East Cambridgeshire Academy (LECA),

First UK Passivhaus Plus certified development

First UK Passivhaus Plus certified development

The Perch Eco Business Centre Bicester, developed by Cherwell District Council and supported by European Regional Development Funding, is a vibrant new workplace in Elmsbrook, North West Bicester.   Designed by Architype, it is the first non-domestic building in the UK to achieve the new Passivhaus Plus, a rigourous standard for energy