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Regeneration

What makes for a successful regeneration scheme?

Urban regeneration is a hot topic in the construction sector, and beyond. Not only is there plenty to talk about in terms of works in progress but also the opportunities that exist to use regeneration to create more sustainable infrastructure and positive built-up environments. Although...

Environment and Flats

What environmental concerns surround urban regeneration?

Urban regeneration has come a long way in the 21st Century. Today, UK towns and cities are being redeveloped to make way for more useful construction that is designed to solve problems, such as a lack of housing or the economic decay of certain areas....

Concrete

What is urban regeneration?

Urban regeneration is a very wide ranging term that can apply to a broad spectrum of situations. It essentially covers the reconstruction of built up areas, especially where there is evidence of urban decay. Urban regeneration began in the late 19th century and went through...

Work starts on the tallest building in Yorkshire

RG have started work on the 37-storey student housing scheme for Olympian Homes in Leeds. The Hume House project will rise to 114m, making it the tallest building in Yorkshire and North East England. The site, located on Tower House Street, will provide 752 bedrooms of purpose-built...

Report

What is the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) Report?

The MAC report on the impact of EEA migration in the UK is part of the process of the UK preparing for Brexit. Its purpose is to look at immigration in the UK, in particular those immigrants coming from Europe, and to establish what policies...