Greek Architecture

Influences of Western Architecture over time

The influences that have been the most dominant in Western architecture seem always to have been driven by the desire to solve problems. This approach is what has enabled architects and designers to push the boundaries of possibilities, from the Bronze Age to the present...

Teamwork Pays Off For Leeds Crane Installation

On the weekend of 18th and 19th of May a 90 metre crane was installed on the site of the Olympian Homes student accommodation project, Altus House. Altus House is an exciting student residence development located near to the Leeds Arena, on a very tight site...

Deconstructivism

Deconstructivism: What is it and what does it look like today?

If you type the word ‘deconstructivist’ into a Word document you’ll get a prompt to check spelling that indicates that this term doesn’t actually exist. And this is quite an apt starting point for Deconstructivism, which is built around the concept of breaking down established...

Restaurant

5 ways that restaurants can succeed in a crowded sector

Many restaurants today face bigger challenges than ever before when it comes to success. While running costs have increased, consumers are being cautious in the light of economic and political uncertainty and this can lead to a disastrous lack of business in such a crowded...

Successful topping out event for Trinity View, Coventry

Successful topping out event for new 614 bed purpose-built student accommodation development, Trinity View, Coventry, on track and on budget for opening September 2019. Crosslane Student Developments (“Crosslane”), part of the Crosslane Property Group, celebrated the topping out of its latest Purpose-Built Student Accommodation (“PBSA”) development...