Professor John Edwards

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Its business as usual for Edwards Hart Director John Edwards, except that John will now also be working with the University of Wales Trinity St David where he has just been appointed as Professor on Practice. This honorary position allows an industry professional to provide a major contribution into the world of education on a… Read more »

Managing Risk in Building Conservation Projects

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The newly appointed author and editor of RICS expert resource on managing risk in building conservation projects on their iSURV information platform is Edwards Hart Director John Edwards. “This provides subscribers with essential information on reducing and managing risks in a type of project that usually carries more risks than other types of projects” said… Read more »

Retrofit Roadshow on Traditional Buildings – join BRE, Edwards Hart and Constructing Excellence Wales

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Two of the UK’s leading experts in the retrofitting of traditional buildings will deliver a series of morning seminars across Wales with Constructing Excellence Wales in January and February. BRE Director Colin King and John Edwards of Edwards Hart Consultants will provide the most up to date knowledge and best practice approach in making traditional… Read more »

RICS Publish Article on Retrofit

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The basic ingredients on making traditional buildings energy efficient and the optimum approach to their retrofit is contained in an article written by Edwards Hart Director John Edwards. Titled ‘Energy Efficiency Back to Basics’, this article tells some home trusts about the uninformed approach taken by many and describes what can be done to make… Read more »

The First CIOB Academy Building Conservation Course

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The very first CIOB Academy building conservation course took place in London this week and will be the first of many with dates set for next year. Developed by Edwards Hart Director John Edwards, the course is based around the ICOMOS (International Council on Monuments and Sites) training and education guidelines and UK National Occupational… Read more »

Surveying Retrofitted Buildings

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The Challenge of Surveying Retrofitted Buildings is contained in an article written by Edwards Hart Director John Edwards for the latest edition of the RICS Property Journal. In the article John highlights that traditional buildings which make up one quarter of UK building stock are at risk because they are treated as modern buildings. It… Read more »

Edwards Hart in the press for Expertise

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Taking an expert approach to buildings is what Edwards Hart are known for and is what is promoted in the article authored by Constructing Excellence Wales (see image) which appeared in the Business section of the Western Mail on the 25th May. The focus was on the need to treat older buildings, which make up… Read more »

Latest Research in New Course Programme

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A new programme of courses in the energy efficiency and retrofit of traditional buildings has just been launched. The courses were initially developed by CITB’s National Construction College and specialist building consultancy Edwards Hart but have been refreshed with the latest innovation and research by BRE, Historic England, Cadw, Historic Environment Scotland, STBA and others…. Read more »

Retrofit training and qualifications for the National Trust

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National Trust Building Surveyors will receive training led by Edwards Hart on a new 2 day course that is also open to others by booking with the Environment Study Centre. This is the only course of its kind that delivers a real qualification and is independently accredited by the Scottish Qualification Authority which is internationally… Read more »

Setting the standard at national building control conference

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John Edwards will address the LABC (Local Authority Building Control) national conference on building conservation in London on the 3rd December 2015. This popular event, which was sold out with over two weeks to go will focus on the application of building regulations, the work of the conservation officer, the latest technical research and best… Read more »