Issue : April 2011
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Kalzip’s ingenious rainscreen systemSubscription
The bi-directional Kalzip FC rainscreen system is stylish, non-penetrative and extremely cost-effective. Installed on vertically fixed modular click rails, each lightweight panel is simply hooked at the top and then clicked into place at the bottom - quick, easy and ingenious.
Atkins has won the RIBA contest to design the new Sherborne Qatar School in Doha
[Sustainable products] Revisions to Part L have caused a surge in products concerned with airtightness, says Sandy Patience
[Requests to participate must be made by 6 June] South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLAM) wants to procure an experienced and well-resourced project manager to work on its estate
ADAM Architecture, student travel scholarshipSubscription
[The closing date for entries is 30 June] ADAM Architecture is calling on students to apply for its £1,500 student travel scholarship
Competitions: Editor's pick, 02.06.11Subscription
Helsinki bridge designs, Welsh town centre improvements and a new capital for Australia. The editor’s pick of this week’s top competitions.
Helsinki bridge design competitionSubscription
[Prequalification submissions must be made by 3 August ] An international competition has been launched asking for designs for new pedestrian, cyclist and tram bridges in Helsinki which will connect a new residential area to the city centre.
[Requests to participate must be made by 27 June] Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council has issued a tender seeking consultancy services for building improvements within Merthyr and Treharris Town Centres
New Australian capital city, ideas competitionSubscription
[Stage one submissions must be made by 31 January] The Australian Institute of Architects has launched an international competition for ideas for a new capital of Australia
Duggan Morris submits SLaM hospital plansSubscription
[First look + plans + project data] Duggan Morris Architects has submitted plans for this £7 million learning centre for South London and Maudsley (SLaM) NHS Trust on the Maudsley Hospital Campus in Camberwell, London