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 […]
News at SPACES
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 It needed revising for a number of reasons, but particularly because some of its content was out of date, it needed simplifying and it was far too long.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.
The main stage speakers have been confirmed and are: Keynote – John Coughlan CBE, Chief Executive of Hampshire County Council EFA Update on Current Issues – Julian Wood, Divisional Director for Capital Operations and Funding at the EFA EBDOG as the “client” and how they see working with SPACES as the “deliverers” of new school […]
Due to popular demand there are no spaces available at this year’s study day. If you wish to attend, please contact the SPACES Manager, who will put you on the waiting list.