Housing Association Magazine

Housing jobs – new appointments, promotions and vacancies

Housing Association magazine presents a round-up of new appointments, promotions and vacancies in HAs, LAs and the housebuilding arena. 

 

Housing developments – plans and latest news

Housing Association magazine brings you a round-up of the latest housing developments in the pipeline, and shares construction news in the social…

 

Boden Fire & Security partner with Roger Technology

Boden Fire & Security has announced a new partnership with leading gate and barrier manufacturer Roger Technology. Italy based Roger…

 

Quadcore Roofboard introduced by Kingspan

Kingspan Insulation is raising roof performance to new heights with Kingspan QuadCore 426 Roofboard, an innovative flat roof insulation board…

 

Kingspan Insulation provides new hope

Kingspan’s insulation products have been installed within the newly renovated Hope House, helping the new homes to achieve excellent energy…

 

Orbit to introduce lifetime ‘secure’ tenancy agreements

Orbit has announced its intention to move away from fixed-term tenancy agreements in favour of assured tenancy, also known as lifetime tenancy, by…

 

Energy Conservation In Buildings - Airtightness Is Key

ENERGY CONSERVATION IN BUILDINGS - AIRTIGHTNESS IS KEY
Nick Williams, Technical Manager,…

 

Belvin builds UK ‘Home of the Year’

One of the latest grand designs built by Lincolnshire based Belvin Construction has been…

 

Kinedo shower cubicles for student accommodation

Denmark & White Ltd is an Essex-based construction company that has forged an excellent reputation within the construction industry. Operating…

 

What's the point of awards?

Every year many of us in the H&V industry spend much of our time, and not an inconsiderable amount of our budgets, attending award…

 

JJI-Joists are the answer for many architects and specifiers

When designing social housing what are people looking for? High quality at reasonable cost? Speed of construction? Outstanding thermal performance…

 

Smoke control system design and installation

In my last editorial piece for Housing Association I wrote about the government’s proposed changes to the Building Regulations as they relate to…

 

Bird nest inspires engineers to build new bricks from plastic waste

A new brick made from domestic plastic waste has been proven to provide 10 times better insulation than traditional bricks made from clay.

 

Roof tile ventilators combat roofspace condensation

Insulation technicians from energy efficiency and property improvement firm Aran Services have been brushing up their skills in fitting Glidevale…

 

Stonewater named largest management partner of L&G Affordable Homes

Social housing provider Stonewater has been named the largest management partner of Legal & General Affordable Homes (“Legal & General”).…

 

Fire & CO Safety: Connected, Protected

When specifying for high rise developments, one of the biggest priorities on a specifier’s list is the safety of the building’s occupants. With…

 

Colt, Compliance and Competence

Following the tragic events at Grenfell Tower, the subsequent Hackitt Review into Building Regulations and the ongoing Public Inquiry,…

 

Euramax launches PVCu-composite hybrid doors

Leading manufacturer of PVCu windows, doors and composite doors, Euramax, has launched a range of unique PVCu-composite hybrid doors. The new…

 

Construction: we must change the way we build

Current construction methods are so wasteful we must effect change. Housing Association Magazine Editor Joe Bradbury looks at ways in…

 

Accessible Homes: Closmat ready to help meet recommendations

A Parliamentary inquiry into decent and accessible homes(*) is highlighting the importance of utilising a universal design approach to make…