Raising the Barca

Catalan Square in Castlefield hosts one of Manchester’s most lively watering holes, Barca Bar – since 1996. In 2015 Barca underwent a massive modern refurbishment with high fashion furniture design and the facelift saw an innovative transformation into a bright open social space.

The choice of suites is second to none and ranges from light minimal, to a deeply sophisticated drinking and social atmosphere. Barca’s rooms and suites are all available for hire, ...

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The Future of Lift Maintenance

As we look to the future, the logistics surrounding elevator maintenance become more of a challenge. More and more companies are installing lift systems, and if one of them should fail, ever evolving obstacles are slowing the speed of repairs.

Inner city buildings pose a problem: If an elevator should break down, and current on-call engineers are otherwise engaged, big city traffic can delay call outs further.

So what can be done to overcome the problem of urban logistics?

One possible solution may ...

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