How do you transform a 1980s building into a healthy learning environment for the modern day? This project from Interface and Kaplan International Pathways sheds some light on the solutions
Students are happier, safer and more secure when their accommodation providers use a smart building infrastructure. Paula Benoit, CEO of PCCW Global Networks (UK), outlines the benefits
Summer presents an opportunity to squeeze extra cash out of university estates and facilities. Kevin O’Malley looks at the options
Made from highest quality sustainable raw materials, nora floorings have good acoustic values, are highly dirt repellent and have outstanding fire protection properties
The university’s sustainability objective is zero waste to landfill
Estate building is big business in higher education. With so many projects on the go, the simplicity of a limited group of suppliers is increasingly appealing. Julie Ferry investigates the rise of the framework
Nic Mander, director of catering at the University of Birmingham, shares how he overhauled the university’s supply chain function and set up a centralised system that now fully manages every aspect of the university’s catering needs
The LapSafe Diplomat LMS self-service lockers make device loans easy to manage and allow students to borrow devices at any time of day, whether staff are present or not
To help students get the sleep they need, accommodation providers are increasingly investing in better quality beds. Chris Ward from Hypnos highlights the importance of comfort and safety in student rooms
The Prefect Leak detection system is designed to provide comprehensive coverage for mutable floor accommodation
HobSafe is a timer that prevents hobs being left on should the cook be distracted
Trusted university access control
Cathy Parnham looks at some of the emerging trends in furniture fit-outs for the HE sector
SPONSORED: Alliance Manchester Business School (Alliance MBS) is the business school of the University of Manchester. Ranked second in the UK for research, it provides education to undergraduates, postgraduates and executives.
SPONSORED: HobSafe from Prefect Controls provides the most practical and cost-effective way to prevent hobs from being accidentally left on in communal kitchens.
SPONSORED: High-tech book storage facility at Cambridge University
SPONSORED: A technology review could bring long-term benefits to your service delivery, explains James Breakell, UK MD of D-Tech International.
The lifespan of a moveable wall can be dramatically extended with routine servicing and timely repairs
The exhibition in Blenheim Walk Gallery is the artist’s first at the university for more than half a century
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