Please remember that we are all in this together. These are difficult times, and the coronavirus is changing life as we know it, but remember that one day all of this will be behind us and we’ll share stories and memories about how we got through it; about the time when everyone’s health was everyone’s […]
Have you seen our advert on SKY TV? Shire is confident that our QuickBase lightweight foundation system provides a perfect, concrete-free foundation solution for a wide range of applications, and we want to make sure everyone knows about it! That’s why we’ve been running an advert on TV. If you haven’t seen it yet, you […]
Futurebuild is the biggest built environment event where brands of all sizes can share their innovations, from products to processes and solutions, with over 27,000 influencers and shapers. Shire is delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for Futurebuild’s Big Innovation award at this year’s event. Futurebuild brings the most important people in the […]
Shire is proud to announce that we are now sponsoring the under 8’s team of the local football club – AFC Bromsgrove. Shire believes that it is important to support the local community and sponsoring the local football team is just one area in which we can help. Our sponsorship helps fund AFC Bromsgrove which […]
Shire is happy to announce that we will be visiting The Glamping Show 2019 to exhibit some of our innovative, concrete-free foundation solutions that can provide the ideal base for glamping structures. When: 19th – 21st September 2019 Where: NAEC, Stoneleigh Park, Kenilworth, CV8 2LZ Stand: 170 Glamping is a word derived from Glamourous and […]
The Old Court House, Worcestershire Architect Harrison Brookes Architects Client Mr William Rucker Contractor Speller Metcalfe Gloucester Structural Engineers Shire Archaeologist Mike Napthan Archaeology Ecologist Clarke Webb Ecology The Old Court House sits hidden in the midst of a large farm complex in private ownership. The farm had been bought with a number of outline consents […]
Teaching Visual Communications to Students at Heart of Worcestershire College Three times a year, Shire’s Mark Hartley sets off for Heart of Worcestershire College to teach a module in visual communications. Mark, who heads up the Telecommunications Design Team for Shire, has written a specific module for the Foundation Degree in Interactive Media & Games […]
The entire stability of any building is dependent on its foundations. Every year in the UK, millions of pounds are spent repairing damage to buildings caused by foundation failures. Preventing these problems early is far less expensive than rectifying them afterwards.