Rebirth of the Home Zone

13th October 2020

Several longer-term, wider issues considered important for some time – but left on the back-burner – are now re-surfacing, with the pandemic acting as a…

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Post-pandemic Paving – Delivering a Better Public Realm

4th June 2020

Expanded and updated 26th June 2020 Announced in May, the government’s post-pandemic investment package for cycling and walking provides a unique opportunity to transform the…

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Protecting our Environment with Permeable Paving

23rd March 2020

A recent GLA report highlights the damage caused by vehicle pollution in road and surface water drainage to our rivers and streams. Concrete block permeable…

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Permitted Paving & Paving for Rain

Permitted Paving & Planning Requirements

17th December 2019

2019 – another year of flooding around the UK – provided a timely reminder of the importance of sustainable drainage (SuDS).  Although a requirement for…

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New Permeable Paving & SuDS Detailing Guide Published

19th July 2019

Interpave’s new guidance document, ‘Detailing Permeable Paving & SuDS with Precast Concrete Products’, is now available to download here. This document brings together a variety…

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Paving for Communities

11th March 2019

Interpave has published a new case study exploring the transformative power of straightforward interventions to the paved environment – designed with full community involvement –…

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SuDS now demanded in Wales

14th January 2019

New legal requirements for Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) on developments across Wales apply from 7th January, heralding wider use of concrete block permeable paving. At…

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Increasing SuDS Storage

6th September 2018

Recent innovations using flow controls with concrete block permeable paving help meet regulatory requirements for sustainable drainage systems (SuDS).   SuDS and techniques such as…

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Trafalgar Place, London

4th June 2018

Shortlisted for the 2016 Stirling Prize, Trafalgar Place near London’s Elephant and Castle provides an exemplar for high density development and the exceptional public realm…

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Permeable Paving Simplifies SuDS

4th April 2018

Recent innovations with concrete block permeable paving help meet regulatory requirements while reducing costs and land-take. By its very nature, concrete block permeable paving is…

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