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Solar Power for Schools and Offices?

Recent news revealed that 2023 recorded a consistent temperature of 1.5 degrees above average. It seems now that there’s no doubt that the climate crisis is here to stay. So is the key question now, how can we limit the potential risks? One solution is renewable...

What’s next for RAAC in Schools, Churches, Hospitals and more?

Reinforced autoclaved aerated concrete (RAAC) is a lightweight ‘bubbly’ (ie ‘aerated’) form of concrete. It was mainly used in flat roofs in the UK from the mid-1950s to the mid-1990s. Whilst it exists in buildings in both the public and private sectors, it is more...

Healthcare Construction and Net Zero

Back in the summer of 2022, the NHS became the first health service to have net zero healthcare driven by legislation through the Health Care Act 2022. With an ambitious target, a new report ‘Delivering a Net Zero National Health Service’ sets out the path to achieve...

State-of-the-art Ambulance Hub Announced in Bury St Edmunds

A little earlier this year, we wrote an article about the importance of make-ready centres for ambulance services. Not only do these centres save the NHS money, but they also increase the speed of ambulance response times. At a time when the NHS is under more pressure...