You can now view a copy of the 2016 yearbook, featuring all the projects that were shortlisted and nominated for the Building Awards and the Yearbook. Entries for the 2017 Yearbook closes on Friday 10th February 2017. You can download a nomination form here.
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Yearly Archives: 2016
We are pleased to announce the winners of this year’s SPACES Awards (incorporating SCALA Civic Building of the Year Awards). The Awards Ceremony was held at the Manchester Victoria and Albert Hotel on Friday 4th November 2016. For the Civic Building of the Year Awards, sponsored by NPS Group, the awards went to The Westgate School, […]
Yesterday, the EFA has launched the Condition Spend Data Collection (CSDC). Local Authorities’ (LAs) directors of children’s services will receive an email asking them to arrange for the submission of spend data using the portal. A guide to using this portal can be found on the website. The deadline for the submission of data is […]
There will be an initial meeting of SPACES Scotland East Group on Thursday 22nd September 2016 in Edinburgh. For further information see our events calendar.
There will be an Engineering Technical Meeting on Tuesday 20th September in London, with presentations on BB101 and LEDs. For further information see our calendar.
The projects shortlisted for Architecture in the Building Awards are: Birmingham New Street Station Colchester Park and Ride Westgate School, Winchester Lairdland Primary, Dunbartonshire MediaCity UTC, Manchester Portsmouth Navy Museum FC United Manchester Our congratulations go to those shortlisted.
Sara Kassam, Head of Sustainability, CIBSE, has suggested that members may be interested in the CIBSE Technical Symposium which is being held at Loughborough University on 5-6 April and the theme is ‘Delivering Resilient High Performance Buildings’. Multi-disciplinary work is welcomed and the deadline for papers is 12 September. There’s always a real buzz at the […]
Published in 2007, BB 100 advised on how to design school buildings so that they satisfied Building Regulations Part B, “Fire Safety”. It needed revising for a number of reasons, but particularly because some of its content was out of date, it needed simplifying and it was far too long. These changes had to be […]
The consultation of the new version of BB101 (ventilation, thermal comfort and indoor air quality in schools) was launched on 30 June 2016. The consultation closes on: 25 August 2016 5:00pm The document can be found here and instructions for offering comments can be found here.
This year’s study day presentations can now be downloaded from the information suite.