New luxury 4* hotel opening in central Bath

Apex Hotels

We are excited to be working with Ian Springford Architects and Apex Hotels to provide the Building Control services for the construction of a new 4* luxury hotel in central Bath. The existing eight storey office block has been demolished and construction has begun with groundworks underway. The hotel is due to open in 2017 and will contain 177 bedrooms as well as dining, leisure and conference facilities.

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Interim Report for the Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety

In the aftermath of Grenfell, the Interim Report for the Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety by Dame Judith Hackitt was released in December 2017. The headline from the review is that “the whole system of regulation, covering what is written down and the way in which it is enacted in practice, is not fit for purpose”.

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Oculus Prize 2017

From 2007 Oculus Building Consultancy has presented an annual prize of £250 to the highest performing student successfully completing the MSc Course - Conservation of Historic Buildings.

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