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Light and bright to foster wellbeing

18/10/2021 True to architectural traditions commonly applied in the Nordic countries, architects Schmidt Hammer Lassen has created an inclusive and nurturing space, providing the perfect setting for learning, reflection and relationship building. Not only concerned with light and aesthetics, SHL base their work on democracy, welfare, sustainability and social responsibility, a commitment which results in buildings with a high degree of wellbeing. Find out how installing a light-coloured floor made all the difference.

New HQ design to inspire collaboration

04/08/2021 The Norwegian Medical Association turned to Metropolis Architecture and Design for a complete revamp of its headquarters. The new design has opened up the interior, with the inclusion of a spectacular triple height atrium flooded with natural light at the heart of the building.

An unusual building

15/03/2021 A new harbourside building has been designed and built with the ability to be disassembled, moved and rebuilt elsewhere.

Warming up to a long-lasting solution

15/01/2021 Today, there is more understanding around what makes a timber floor suitable for use with underfloor heating. Floors with a low and stable moisture content, guarded by tight production and quality controls, offer an all-natural flooring surface with both hot water and electric systems. A solid wood floor conducts heat well so offers a fast response time and acts as an efficient and even source of radiant heat.

Historic concert room and galleries redesigned to welcome visitors

16/12/2020 St Cecilia’s Hall, which today is a part of the University of Edinburgh, has been thoughtfully redeveloped by Page Park Architects to create a more inclusive and user-friendly space.

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