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.