Energy Conservation in the Middle East

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Passivhaus has reached the Middle East and one may naturally think that this European concept is for countries where there is a pressing need to conserve energy and fuel costs, so seeing this concept in the oil rich Qatar is may be a bit surprising. At Edwards Hart, we strive to seek out innovation to… Read more »

Cambridge Retrofit Conference

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Edwards Hart shared the stage with other experts in Retrofit in April at a major event organised by the National Trust, CIOB and Bidwells. You can read the blog on our presentation and also see all the presentations. For more information on retrofit go to our page on energy and environment. We also provide retrofit… Read more »

Edwards Hart have expanded

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We have expanded our core team and provide a broader and more comprehensive service. Most of our business has been about buildings, their operation and their economics. We have now expanded our team with the appointment of another Edwards, John Edwards as Director and Nick Heath as Senior Associate. This will allow us to deal… Read more »

Energy Efficiency Seminar

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Edwards Hart Director John Edwards will be presenting at a RICS Wales seminar on the energy efficiency of older buildings in Cardiff on the 11th June 2014. This is about all old buildings and not just those which are Listed and for aimed at all sectors in the industry and not just the conservation experts…. Read more »

Making ordinary homes energy efficient

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Edwards Hart is now providing expertise to help with the regeneration and energy efficiency of ordinary homes and laying down standards for others to follow. With a team that has substantial expertise in the energy efficiency of many types of buildings for many different types of clients, including RSL’s Edwards Hart is now helping to… Read more »

Dampness in buildings – training course in London

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A one day course on understanding and dealing with dampness in buildings will be led by Edwards Hart Director John Edwards. This will take place on the 26th June 2014. Click here for more information. For more information on training provided by Edwards Hart go to our training page.

BIM and Retrofit

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Read why Edwards Hart Director John Edwards thinks that BIM may be at risk of going in the wrong direction and prevent this technology from being fully exploited to benefit existing buildings. Read the article by John Edwards and Robert Mallet published by the RICS. See our latest BIM project.

New British Standard for Building Conservation

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BS 7913 Guide to the conservation of historic buildings has now been published and was officially launched at Somerset House on the 10th March 2014 . This is the only authoritative national UK guide and EH has developed training based on this Standard. It goes beyond the usual issues such as conservation ethics and authentic… Read more »