Learning post-Grenfell

CHIC’s Managing Director John Fisher recently contributed to Housing 24’s October edition. Writing on page 12 John argues that post-Grenfell, we need to think longer term when it comes to sourcing materials. We have reproduced John's article in full below. The housing sector spends 40% of its income on maintaining and investing in its housing assets. The rest goes roughly in equal parts on providing…

CHIC Shortlisted

CHIC together with Oakleaf Commercial Services (the contractor subsidiary of Community HG) and Stewart Milne Timber Systems were shortlisted for the Best Social Housing Scheme at this year’s Structural Timber Awards held on 10 October. Whilst the scheme did not win the title we were delighted to demonstrate how timber frame can provide excellent housing outcomes. To find out more about our Off-Site products please…