Darwin Group starts on site to deliver eye-catching new school building

Darwin Group starts on site to deliver eye-catching new school building

Modular construction specialist Darwin Group has started construction on a new learning resource centre and set of classrooms for a Surrey school. The 805 sq m build for Halliford School in Shepperton is expected to be handed over in just 21 weeks to minimise disruption to the school and its local residents. Darwin Group will use its turnkey service, which covers all stages of design, planning...

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Darwin Group begins construction on new academy teaching block

Darwin Group begins construction on new academy teaching block

Modular construction specialist Darwin Group has started work on site to deliver a 10-classroom teaching block for a Manchester school. The new 896 m sq block at Co-op Academy Belle Vue will be built on the Connell campus, and will be used to temporarily house the first intake of pupils while their main site is developed. Darwin Group will deliver the project over the next five months to...

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5PRING and Ferrovial challenge innovators to help lead 5G revolution in the UK construction sector

5PRING and Ferrovial challenge innovators to help lead 5G revolution in the UK construction sector

5PRING – the consortium delivering the UK’s first 5G commercial application accelerators – has partnered with leading global infrastructure operator Ferrovial. The partnership is launching a new challenge for innovative startups and small businesses to shape the future of the construction sector. With construction output in the UK valued at more than £110 billion, accounting for 7% of GDP and...

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Copper Sustainability Partnership launched to spearhead green construction

Copper Sustainability Partnership launched to spearhead green construction

A new nationwide association for the construction and plumbing industry has launched its mission to champion the environmental benefits of using copper in built environments. The Copper Sustainability Partnership (CuSP) was founded by Lawton Tubes and Mueller Europe in response to the growing demand for sustainability and longevity within the sector. Working alongside organisations such as the...

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Dudley’s forges ahead with £1 billion regeneration plans taking growth to the next level

Dudley’s forges ahead with £1 billion regeneration plans taking growth to the next level

The Black Country borough of Dudley is setting the bar for investment and regeneration in the Midlands and beyond. Despite the pandemic, activity has far from stalled, and the local authority is ploughing ahead with an unprecedented £1 billion investment programme, destined to radically transform the borough over the next decade. A succession of regeneration projects ranging from transport and...

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