Derwenthorpe in Detail magazine supplement
Our Derwenthorpe project is featured in the Spring 2018 issue of the Daylight & Architecture magazine, which Detail magazine publish in cooperation with the Velux company.
This issue focuses on the performance evaluation of green buildings, both in terms of energy and user satisfaction. In this context our Derwenthorpe project has been chosen as an exemplary scheme that has undergone building performance evaluation.
19th June 2018
Plans for 2050
We are pleased to see Stephen Cousins' online article 'Plans for 2050: More technology and living with Gran' in RIBAJ Intelligence summarising our future-gazing report for the NHBC Foundation that 'anticipates multi-generational living, mini power plants and smart gizmos in homes'.
19th June 2018
BCI Awards jury visit
Great to meet the British Construction Industry Awards jury yesterday at our 'delicious' Chocolate Works scheme in York!
'The Chocolate Works providing delicious housing in York - innovative design and high quality = fully occupied!' - BCIA judges
19th June 2018
Golden Lane Community Centre in Open House
This year, to celebrate the reopening of the Community Centre, the building of the playground and the refurbishment of Great Arthur House, it is planned to take part in London Open House.
The event takes place on Saturday and Sunday 22/23 September 2018.
14th June 2018
Futurology: the new home in 2050 Published
Prepared by Studio Partington, Futurology: the new home in 2050, looks at how the physical characteristics of homes will need to adapt to address future demographic and societal changes, and proposes the emergence of a range of appropriate model home types. It also explores emerging technologies that will become an important everyday part of our lives.
The latest NHBC Foundation guide looks ahead three decades to a world that could be very different to today, providing insights into the likely opportunities for both designers and residents of future homes.
5th June 2018
Derwenthorpe apartments opening by Lady Gillian Barron
JRHT has officially opened Barron Court, the latest development of the Derwenthorpe apartments in York. Lady Gillian Barron, who was the guest of honour at the opening, said that Barron Court was a tangible tribute to her husband, Sir Donald Barron, and his achievements.
Photo Copyright: Jonathan Pow.
4th June 2018
RIBA competition shortlist
SP was one of the five teams shortlisted for the RIBA organized competition on behalf of the Shinfield Parish Council and Wokingham Borough Council.
A community space should be purposeful, functional and adaptable. We have developed our proposal with the aim of making a building that is a delight to use with spaces that are uplifting and inspiring.
The building itself is a marker on the corner of the green with a recognisable presence and civic purpose and is configured to meet the needs of the local community including a multi purpose hall, cafe, crèche with council offices and meeting rooms .
1st June 2018
UK Housing Awards Innovation of the Year
Nottingham City Homes 2050 project has been named the Innovation of the Year at UK Housing Awards. This is the first Enegriesprong project in the UK where Studio Partington in collaboration with Melius Homes have worked on ten pilot homes for Nottingham City Homes.
3rd May 2018
Two SP projects have been shortlisted for the Housing Design Awards
We are delighted to have been shortlisted in both the completed and project categories in the Housing Design Awards 2018; Andover Estate regeneration for Islington Council and The Chocolate Works for David Wilson Homes.
26th April 2018
SP wins Planning Approval for Windsor Street
We are excited to announce that our Windsor Street project obtained Planning Approval at committee yesterday evening. It is a much needed residential building for adults with learning disabilities in the heart of Islington.
2nd March 2018
NCH 2050 Energiesprong Pilot Homes Revealed
The first nine pilot homes are close to completion!
Residents are ‘delighted’ with their new retrofitted homes which have ‘transformed their street and made a real community.’
The super insulated retrofits radically improve the buildings energy performance, dramatically reducing energy bills and increasing comfort while using a combination of photovoltaic and ground sourced heat to further generate energy.
22nd January 2018
SP on the shortlist for Shinfield Parish Council (SPC) competition
What a great start for the New Year! SP has been shortlisted for Shinfield Parish Council (SPC) competition and will now begin working on design proposals for a new community centre to provide facilities to meet the needs of the local community.
9th January 2018