Retrofit: transitive verb meaning “to install (new or modified parts or equipment) in something previously manufactured or constructed”; “to adapt to a new purpose or need”.
The term ‘retrofit’ has a funny tendency of cropping up in
Stephen George + Partners (SGP) has unveiled a concept for a living high-rise that, like evergreen plants thriving in low-light conditions, uses photosynthesis to organically generate energy even in dense or shaded urban centres. Designed
The Government’s ban on gas boilers in new builds is now only four years away. Whilst this directive presents many immediate challenges for housebuilders, research by Stephen George + Partners (SGP) suggests there are opportunities
With Government support – such as Homes England’s £11.5 billion Accelerated Construction Fund – and the growing interest from large scale developers – as seen with the Legal & General Modular Homes vehicle – the
Muhammad Khan, SGP’s London Studio Director, talks about the need to feel comfortable having the awkward conversations about diversity and inclusion in a profession that has the reputation of being dominated by white, middle-class, middle-aged
Steve Batson, Studio Director at SGP’s Leeds office, introduces Smile Homes®, a new concept in person-centred homes for people with complex needs.
It began with an idea that resonated; resonated with me, the healthcare team,
Simon Matthews, a member of the Social Responsibility group at Stephen George + Partners (SGP), shares his thoughts on starting along the road to sustainability.
SGP are committed to sustainability in all that we do; easy
In a two-part study of flexibility in the logistics sector, James Nicholls explores how property can best respond to some of the new and emerging technologies that are progressively being integrated into all operations of
As the last 12 months have proved, the ability to operate flexibly has become a necessity for the success and survival of many businesses. In this two-part study, Managing Partner of SGP, James Nicholls, looks