At this afternoon's seminar run by the NI BIM Hub, Tina Pringle - NBS Head of Technical Information ran through what we can expect from the NBS BIM toolkit and outlined the areas still being refined. "The completion of the Digital Plan of Work and classification system will not only complete the Level 2 BIM [...]
C60 Architects and Town Planners are delighted to have been appointed as part of the Mascott Construction project team to deliver an extension to the Schrader Electronics production facility in Antrim Technology Park in association with the Central Procurement Directorate and Invest NI. The 440m² extension will expand the production floor of the facility, which [...]
Today Belfast City Council set out the requirements relating to Community Consultation for all 'major' planning applications submitted under the new devolved planning powers. During a presentation to Belfast's town planning community, Belfast Area Planning Manager, Clifford McIlwaine outlined the requirements for a 12 week Planning Application Notice (PAN), after which applications are submitted for [...]
C60 Architects and Town Planners are able to produce ultra-realistic computer visualisations for both our own projects and as a stand-alone service to other designers. C60 were appointed by Larchfield Estate near Hillsborough, County Antrim to provide visualisations for their new wedding venue currently under construction. Here are the results... Design by maryloudesign.com.
Institute of Historic Building Conservation Northern Ireland Branch 22 January 2015, Clifton House, BelfastThe Northern Ireland Branch of the IHBC is looking holding a seminar to help aﬃliate and non‐members of the IHBC with their full membership applications. The session will provide the opportunity to learn more about the competencies that form the application. With guidance from colleagues in the natonal oﬃce, and full members within the local Branch, the session will help you with any queries that you may have about applying. To download details [...]
DOENI have called for comments in relation to proposals to scrap Built Heritage Grant Assistance. Under plans set out in the DOENI in Department of the Environment Consultation on the Draft Budget 2015-16 grant assistance would be terminated to many of the schemes essential to the conservtion of Northern Ireland's built heritage. DOENI to scrap [...]
The National Heritage Memorial Fund has made £15m available to help meet the cost of urgent roof repairs to Listed Places of Worship within Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Grants can range from £10,000 to £100,000. Is your church meeting hall or place of worship listed? Is your church meeting hall or place of worship [...]
Jenny Robinson left a comment on our blog to ask if it would be possible to heat a Passive House with cats... So we thought we would check to see how many cats would be needed... In The New Autonomous House, my second year tutors at Nottingham University, Brenda and Robert Vale [...]