Colin Moore – CDM seminar

CDM Differently:  the application of the CDM Regulations 2015 for Landscape Professionals. A CPD presentation on CDM has now been arranged with Colin Moore for Wednesday 14 March. 6.30-8.00pm Location: BCU Room P230, located in the Parkside Building Curzon St, Birmingham B4 7XG. This seminar is specifically for landscape architects and other landscape professionals.  It will cover: a brief introduction to health and safety in the construction and landscape industries; the duties various parties are given by the regulations; developments in … Read full story

Trees and Design Action Group

TDAG meeting : 14th March, 2-4pm. Julian Francis, Principal Landscape Architect, Environment Agency and Dr Simon Dixon, University of Birmingham will describe their experience and present case studies from upland catchment to semi-urban to urban. Reducing flood risk in our urban areas requires a whole catchment approach. Click on eventbrite to book a place. Please note this event is at the Birmingham City Council Office on Margaret Street.     … Read full story

Tree and Design Action Group

Booking details are available for two seminars  – see below and on the TDAG website (www.tdag.org.uk) Seminars by the Trees and Design Action Group (TDAG)  A Guide to Tree Species Selection for Green Infrastructure – Helping to grow a resilient urban forest We face multiple urban challenges, both today and into the future, including the anticipated impacts of a changing climate.  As a major component of green infrastructure, trees are widely recognised as making a significant contribution towards ameliorating some … Read full story

Dudley Canal Port

Date: 17th February Location: 501, Birmingham New Road, Dudley, West Midlands, SY1 4SB                 Come and join us for a guided tour of the multi-million pound visitor and interpretation centre in Dudley designed by Midlands practice Pleydell Smithyman. Our visit will include a talk and tour of the centre and the famous canal boat trip through the limestone mines to experience 428 million years of history from the Silurian period to the industrial … Read full story