Merry Christmas 2018

With another successful year almost at an end, the RG Group Directors, on behalf of everyone at the company, would like to thanks all of  our clients, consultants and contractors and wish them a  very merry Christmas and a healthy, happy and prosperous new year....

Crossrail Construction

What is happening with the Crossrail delay?

Crossrail has been the infrastructure name on everyone’s lips since the project was first launched almost a decade ago. However, the wait for the big finish has been somewhat later than expected with delays to the completion date of December 2018. Given how high profile...

Boxpark Wembley complete

RG Group have completed the new Boxpark project in Wembley. The £5.7m scheme is Boxpark’s third London site, following those in Shoreditich and Croydon. Since 2011, Boxpark has become synonymous in London with great food and innovative events. When the original site launched, in Shoreditch, it...

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...