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STEEL DECKING SECURED FOR £60M ‘STEM’ BUILDING

Raised Floor Solutions is on site in Canterbury installing steel floor decking for the construction of a landmark new £60m Science Technology, Engineering and Medicine (STEM) building at Canterbury Christ Church University. The cutting-edge new facility will provide a central location for STEM studies, including new courses in Engineering, part of the University’s new Engineering, Read More

SWANSEA STUDENT SCHEME SECURED

Raised Floor Solutions is returning to South Wales after securing the steel deck and concrete flooring contract for a £34m student accommodation scheme on the banks of the River Tawe in Swansea. The impressive scheme will provide 706 beds across four blocks rising from five to seven storeys.  Accommodation will include 484 individual suites, 192 Read More

Triple Contract Win on Sheffield Student Scheme

Raised Floor Solutions has secured the steel decking, concrete flooring and structural steel roof decking contracts for a new £26m student accommodation scheme in Sheffield. The impressive 289-unit development will rise from five and seven storeys and will replace industrial buildings on Allen Street in the St Vincent’s Quarter of the City Centre.  The scheme Read More

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 completes at Luneside

Raised Floor Solutions has completed a contract 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. 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