Industry News

New Sedus Smart Office

Sedus have recently been involved in Dogern (District of Waldshut, Germany) – The office building at the headquarters in Dogern, was completed in April this year. Since then, several different departments have moved into new facilities and are now closely working together. With a construction value of € 13.5 million, Sedus, the renowned office furniture… Read More >

7 March 2020

Malone Fabrics Vegan Artificial Leather

Malone Fabrics is the exclusive distributor of skai® synthetic leather for the UK & Ireland.  The extensive range of synthetic leathers can be used for the Hospitality, Healthcare and Marine sectors and conform to the highest flame retardancy standards including Crib 5 and IMO. Malone Fabric’s have been an inspiration with their effort into Going… Read More >

3 March 2020

Milliken Achieves ISO 50001:2018 in Energy Management

Leading carpet tile designer and manufacturer Milliken has achieved ISO 50001:2018 Energy Management Systems requirements for its two UK manufacturing sites which service markets in Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa. ISO 50001 requires a company to develop a management framework for more efficient use of energy. Targets and objectives are established to meet… Read More >

20 February 2020

Meet the Judges: Design Insider Awards

At the BCFA Northern Dinner in April 2020 Design Insider will celebrate the very best Northern commercial projects by awarding 4 Awards for design excellence, each project nominated by our readers and BCFA members, judged by key industry players. We are thrilled to be able to introduce you to Ella Doran, Liam Hopkins, Dean Stanford-Palmer… Read More >

12 February 2020

EE Smiths Awarded New Contract with The Londoner

EE Smith Contracts Ltd, based in Leicester, has been awarded the multi-million-pound contract to provide the full hotel fit-out of the highly-anticipated 5-star The Londoner, based in Leicester Square. The £300-million development due to open later this year will feature 350 guest rooms, including 35 suites, as well as a variety of restaurants and lounges,… Read More >

4 February 2020

Penson Revamps Bluebells Restaurant

Designed and delivered in just 4 weeks, Bluebells Restaurant in Ascot combines sumptuous luxury-inspired glamour and a delicious but accessible fine dining menu. 10 years ago, Bluebells Restaurant in Wentworth, Surrey was conceived by PENSON as snug and imaginative heart-warming dining experience. Now, the second venue in Ascot has been enjoying that same visionary design… Read More >

7 January 2020

Forgotten Masters: Amazing Indian Painting

Architects and exhibition designers Nissen Richards Studio have completed a dynamic, colourful and historically-significant project for the Wallace Collection. Forgotten Masters: Indian Painting for the East India Company, guest-curated by renowned writer and historian William Dalrymple, is the first UK exhibition of works by Indian master painters that were originally commissioned by officials from the… Read More >

5 January 2020

Jim Biddulph’s 2019 Design Highlights

Whilst 2019 has had its fair share of controversy and an alarmingly apparent deepening of social and political division, there is still much that we can celebrate and congratulate from the world of design. Looking back to the beginning of the year and the first trade shows, product launches and creative initiatives through to now,… Read More >

20 December 2019