Birmingham builds a legacy with the help of Kingspan

Birmingham builds a legacy with the help of Kingspan

A new clinical building, which is home to a state-of-the-art cancer and rare disease centre, has been created as part of Birmingham Children’s Hospital’s (BCH) ‘Waterfall House’. 20,000 l/m of Kingspan Kooltherm Pipe Insulation was specified for the building’s services to help achieve credits towards the BREEAM target rating of

Excellence in Unity at the Heath School with Kingspan

Excellence in Unity at the Heath School with Kingspan

Kingspan Kooltherm K103 Floorboard has been installed as part of a new, three-storey block at The Heath School – helping to bring existing specialisms together under one roof.   The building, designed by Ryder, was constructed to accommodate up to 1,050 pupils and 200 sixth form students. By replacing the old

Crown Estate’s HQ is first office in Europe to achieve WELL Platinum Certification

Crown Estate’s HQ is first office in Europe to achieve WELL Platinum Certification

The Crown Estate has been awarded WELL Certification at the Platinum Level for its head office at No 1 St James’s Market. The Platinum certification, the first in Europe, was awarded through the Well Building Institute’s WELL Building Standard.   WELL is the global building standard designed to enhance people’s health and

Two New Passivhaus Schools Complete in Carmarthenshire

Two New Passivhaus Schools Complete in Carmarthenshire

A new way of delivering high quality schools is proving that investment in children’s wellbeing in Wales is paying off.   The £8.5m Ysgol Parc y Tywyn project (above) provides 350 school children from the Burry Port area with an outstanding new learning environment. The project is the second of two

Shopping park achieves ‘BREEAM’ and ‘carbon neutral’ status

Shopping park achieves BREEAM and carbon neutral

Developers, Hammerson has proudly announced that its Elliott’s Field Phase II in Rugby has achieved two sustainability world firsts, having been awarded an interim Outstanding BREEAM rating in addition to becoming the first shopping park globally designed to be carbon neutral.   These achievements follow Hammerson’s recent commitment to becoming Net