Ideal Modular Homes Factory

Ideal pre-pack leaves creditors out of pocket

More than 100 creditors were collectively owed £7.5m when Liverpool-based Ideal Modular Homes was placed into administration in November and are likely to get 2.5p in the pound after the company was bought in a pre-pack deal.

Mayfield Platform 900x675

U+I calls for digital taskforce to fix brownfield data

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Karl Tomusk

The UK needs a “digital taskforce” to combat a “serious gap in understanding” of brownfield land, which is stifling opportunities to build more homes and communities, according to a report from regeneration specialist U+I.

H&M Sergel

Warning for property as GDPR breaches rise

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Karl Tomusk

H&M and Amazon accounted for almost a quarter of data protection and e-privacy fines in Europe last year, as the total amount of penalties issued in 2020 across the region topped €300m.

Envio Systems Green Buildings

Why the future of the building industry is circular

We know the statistic that the built environment is responsible for 40% of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions, writes Reza Alaghehband of Envio Systems. But did you know that during the Covid-19 pandemic, there was a 7% decrease in global CO2 emissions when compared to 2019?

Disruptive Technologies Computer Sensor

Disruptive Technologies presents new wireless sensor at CES

The Norwegian creator of the world’s smallest commercial-grade wireless sensors, used in warehouses, hospitals and factories to monitor conditions, this week showcases its second-generation temperature sensor and logger, at the global Consumer Electronics Show.

Gonzalo RenKap

PROFILE | Housebuilding platform takes aim at supply crisis

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Karl Tomusk

Innovate UK-backed RenKap, founded by ex-Arcadis rising star Gonzalo Marquesini, is attracting public sector clients and government interest with its solution to aggregate brownfield land and appoint development teams through an online market.