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  • IHBC Summer School – Edwards Hart Director Speaking on PAS2035 New UK Retrofit Specification

    March 12, 2019

    Professor John Edwards will be speaking at the IHBC (Institute for Historic Building Conservation) Annual School on the new UK standard specification for the retrofit of UK dwellings of all types and ages, known as PAS 2035. This will take place in Nottingham, July 2019. Professor Edwards, a Chartered Environmentalist and one of the UK’s… Read more »

  • CIOB Certification Scheme Recognition

    March 9, 2019

    The CIOB Building Conservation Certification Scheme, developed by Edwards Hart, is listed on the Historic England website alongside all other certification and accreditation schemes. The CIOB scheme is, however, different to the others. Whilst the CIOB scheme certifies those that work for clients and consultants like the other schemes, it also certifies those that work… Read more »

  • The CIOB Code of Quality Management Consultation

    March 2, 2019

    Members of the CIOB and others are urged to provide a response to the CIOB’s draft ‘Code of Quality Management‘ which is out to consultation until the 28th March. Edwards Hart urge companies and individuals to respond. Edwards Hart Director Professor John Edwards said: “This is a very important piece of work, buts its essential… Read more »

  • CIOB Conservation Course – more dates added

    February 3, 2019

    Wrexham in North Wales is the latest date to be added to the 2019 programme of two-day courses. By popular demand, new dates are being added with Wrexham being the second course taking place in Wales during 2019, with the first one in Swansea being sold out many weeks in advance. The CIOB Academy 2… Read more »

  • Building Conservation Courses – new dates for 2018

    December 6, 2018

    The CIOB has set out the initial dates for their 2-day ‘Understanding Building Conservation’ course and their ‘Project Management and Supervision: Historic and Traditional Buildings’ 1-day course. The courses were developed and are delivered by Edwards Hart Director Professor John Edwards. These courses can be booked through the CIOB Academy website.

  • Building Conservation in the 21st Century

    November 2, 2018

    The latest article by Edwards Hart Director Prof John Edwards has just been published. Appearing in the Journal of Building Survey, Appraisal and Valuation, published by Henry Stewart Publications, best practice in building conservation is described with the help of case studies that include Cardiff Castle, Wellbrook Manor and Somerset House. These are the issues… Read more »

  • CPD by Edwards Hart – Ireland and Wales

    October 9, 2018

    Best practice in building conservation and work to older buildings will be presented by Edwards Hart Director Professor John Edwards in coming months for the CIOB. As well as passing on expert knowledge, Professor Edwards will focus on how individuals and companies can demonstrate their expertise and knowledge including details on the CIOB Building Conservation… Read more »

  • Project Management and Supervision – historic and traditional buildings

    August 20, 2018

    A new course one day has been developed by Edwards Hart for the CIOB Academy and will be delivered by Professor John Edwards using Edwards Hart and other case study material. In broad terms this course will highlight the necessity of inputting heritage management and significance into project management, but also that heritage management must… Read more »