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Building Better Healthcare recognition for Royal Surrey

The design excellence of a new urology centre at the Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, one of the largest centres for the treatment of prostate cancer in Europe, has been recognised in the 2019 Building Better Healthcare awards.

Inspiring designs by the engineers of tomorrow?

When two engineers from Clarkebond set a design challenge for the children of year 2 at Birdwell School Academy in Bristol they really had no idea what to expect.

Progress for Plymouth harbourside development

Good progress is being made with pre-construction preparations for a £60million block of flats on Plymouth’s historic waterfront due to start on site in 2020.

£1bn urban renewal programme moves a step closer

The first plans for Havering’s biggest regeneration project have been agreed, marking a significant step forward for the Council’s flagship home building programme. Clarkebond is providing civil, structural and ground engineering on the scheme, plus other services including contamination assessment, flood risk assessment, air quality and rail engineering.

New modular building depot for Pickerings open for business

Pickerings, a provider of modular buildings and portable accommodation, has opened a new 5-acre depot at Eurolink Business Park in Sittingbourne, Kent.

Local Authority leads the way in best sustainability practice

A recent planning application for a residential development in Cholsey, Oxfordshire has features that other local authorities would do well to adopt, according to Clarkebond’s civil engineering associate director, Andy Jenner.

New structural engineering associate director joins Clarkebond in Exeter

Paul Ryan-Stansbie has joined Clarkebond as Associate Director, Structural Engineering in their Exeter office.

Building’s top UK firms listing names Clarkebond!

Clarkebond has secured its place as one of the Top 50 engineering firms in the UK for the sixth consecutive year!

From the brink of collapse to restoration award nomination!

Set in the heart of Tavistock, No 1 Church Lane is now a restaurant in a stunning Georgian property which has been restored from the brink of collapse. The restoration of this listed building has now caught the attention of the Devon Historic Buildings Trust which has nominated the project for a Building Conservation Design Award.

Clarkebond engineers Cornwall’s first Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) unit

A brand new £11m CAMHS facility, run by Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CFT) has been completed and will be receiving patients shortly.

Technical flood advice increases commercial potential of hotel development

The commercial potential of a seven-storey, 274-room Premier Inn on a former college site in Southwark, London, was significantly increased when technical flood risk submission from Clarkebond’s hydrology, flood management and planning team convinced the Local Authority that construction of bedrooms in the building’s basement would be safe under all reasonably foreseeable circumstances, based on current guidance.