Building a Safer Future - Dame Judith Hackitt's Final Report

FINAL REPORT OF THE INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF BUILDING REGULATIONS AND FIRE SAFETY

The final report of the Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety was published on Thursday 17th May 2018.  This report was commissioned by the government following the Grenfell Tower fire. 

The full report can be read on this link to the gov.uk website;

Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety

News agencies have reported that the government has subsequently announced there will be a consultation into a complete ban on certain types of cladding on high-rise buildings. 

We await further information on the new consultation.

Oculus Prize 2018

Oculus Building Consultancy is delighted to announce that Madhushree Bose is the recipient of the 2018 Oculus Prize. 

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Gloucester Cathedral - Project Pilgrim

Following on from the innovative use of solar panels on the roof, the Heritage Lottery Fund supported Project Pilgrim at Gloucester Cathedral is an exemplary example of providing universal access to a major historic building of international importance.

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