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The Sentinels comprising Cleveland and Clydesdale Towers are two 90-metre-tall residential tower blocks on Holloway Head in Birmingham. Owned by Citizen Housing , the 32 storey blocks were built in 1972. Until recently The Sentinels were the tallest purely residential tower blocks in the city. design build facades has been appointed by Citizen Housing to
design builds facades enjoyed a busy IHEEM where their fabric first message was well received by key decision makers in the healthcare sector. As leaders in transforming the NHS Estate, the conference provided the opportunity to continue building relationships with past, present and future clients including Chris Hodgson, Director of Estates and Facilities, Sussex Partnership
design build facades are pleased to announce that it has been awarded the contract to overclad Hexagon Tower, Blackley, Manchester. Click to view video of recently completed mockup A brutalist masterpiece with the two gables rising to create a tall V-shaped opening that lights the principal staircases, Hexagon Tower was designed by one of Britain’s
design build facades is pleased to announce that building envelope works are now underway on Block A, York Hospital, part of York and Scarborough Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. The works comprise overcladding using our insulated aluminium rainscreen and high-performance integrated windows as part of a range of energy efficiency and carbon saving measures in collaboration
design build facades is pleased to announce that a full-size mock-up of the proposed facade works has now been completed at Eastbourne District General Hospital, part of East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust. This is the final design step prior to programming the full works. The works comprise overcladding using our insulated aluminium rainscreen and high-performance
d+b facades ‘fabric first’ message was well received by delegates at the recent AUDE annual conference, University of Birmingham. Universities continue to invest in updating and regenerating their older building stock, underlined by the number of new enquiries received by the business for planned investment. Cliff Woodhouse, Business Development Director, commented “the AUDE Conference is
d+b facades is pleased to announce that re-cladding works are now underway at Berry Court, Bournemouth. The works involve removing all existing cladding panels, EWI and insulation and replacing them with solid aluminium panels and improved insulation. This project builds on the successful relationship with Abri Group established through works at three other high rise
Rated in the top 10 of the NICDEX League Table, Cambridge Regional College understands the importance of improving the appearance of its estate in order to meet the expectations of today’s students and reflect the quality of its teaching and curriculum. d+b facades was pleased to be awarded the contract to refurbish the Construction Skills