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Triple Contract Win for RFS on Blackpool’s First Five Star Hotel

Raised Floor Solutions has secured the contract to provide steel deck, concrete floors and steel structural roof deck for the construction of Blackpool’s first five-star hotel and a museum dedicated to the famous seaside resort’s rich history. The £20m Sands Venue Resort Hotel is being constructed on the site of the former Palatine Hotel on Read More

RFS Commences Lancaster University Contract

Raised Floor Solutions has commenced work on the supply and installation of steel floor decking for the construction of a new £19million modern style extension to the acclaimed Lancaster University Management School. Lancaster University is ranked in the top ten in all major national league tables and was the highest ranking university in the North Read More

£19M ELEVEN-STOREY STUDENT BUILDING GETS UNDERWAY

An eleven-storey building providing 404 student bedrooms in Liverpool is the latest contract win for the steel decking and concrete flooring teams at Raised Floor Solutions. The new building will be connected by gardens to a twelve-storey Marriott Moxy hotel, part of the same £19m development under construction for NR Capricornus, a division of Niveda Read More

RFS Elects Employee Council representatives

Mike Fenney and Liam Hill have been elected by their colleagues at Raised Floor Solutions to represent them on the company’s Employee Council. Raised Floor Solutions became an employee owned business in March this year. Shareholders of parent company, RFS Group, transferred a 51% majority shareholding to an Employee Ownership Trust established for the benefit Read More

RFS on Site at Luneside

Raised Floor Solutions is on site in Lancaster delivering steel floor decking for the construction of a new 419-bed student village on the banks of the River Lune. Called ‘Luneside’, the development comprises three buildings of three, five and six-storeys with new pedestrian and cycle links into the city, open space and car parking. The Read More

Metpark On Site at Rochdale Riverside

Raised Floor Solutions is on site this month providing steel decking and concrete flooring for the construction of a multi storey car park at Rochdale Riverside, one of the town’s most significant regeneration projects. The new 200,000sq ft retail and leisure development is being delivered in partnership with Rochdale Borough Council. It includes a six-screen Read More

CONTRACT SECURED FOR £75M BUILD-TO-RENT SCHEME

The contract to supply and install 31,000m2 of steel decking and concrete flooring for the construction of six buildings housing 363 apartments in Manchester has been awarded to Raised Floor Solutions. Located on Chester Road in the Cornbrook area of the city, the landmark £75M build-to-rent scheme, for developer Brickland, was designed by acclaimed Manchester Read More

RFS SECURES DECKING CONTRACT FOR 1450 SPACE MSCP AT KING’S DOCK

Raised Floor Solutions has been awarded the contract to supply and install 33,500m2 of steel decking for the construction of a major new multi-storey car park for the M&S Bank Arena (formerly Echo Arena) at King’s Dock in Liverpool. The new car park facility replaces the previous car park which was destroyed by fire in Read More

RFS ACHIEVES PLANNING FOR CAR PARK DESIGN & BUILD CONTRACT

Raised Floor Solutions has achieved planning permission for a new raised deck car park on behalf of Meggitt Avionics in Fareham. The planning application was compiled and submitted by Raised Floor Solutions as part of a complete car park design and build contract awarded last November by aerospace engineering experts, Meggitt Avionics. Meggitt required a Read More

Composite Flooring for Apartments Delivered

Raised Floor Solutions has delivered steel floor decking and concrete floors for the construction of a residential apartment block on the site of the former Swallowfield Hotel in Horwich, near Bolton. The Hotel was demolished in 2008 to make way for a Redrow residential scheme, however the project was stalled due to the financial recession. Read More