Sustainable fabrics: Kvadrat Re Wool

Kvadrat have just released a beautiful new textile called Re-Wool, that we can’t wait to use! Made in the UK, it is composed of 45% post-industrial recycled wool, 45% new wool and 10% nylon. During the textile manufacturing process, fibres called ‘spill’ are released into the air. These are collected...

Posted by Ellen Hickman
Orms Sustainability

Orms Stepping Challenge

This month we launched a 14 day virtual walk from Kingston to Brighton. The aim was to promote wellbeing by getting everyone active, in advance of hosting the Chicken Run this June. On March 18th, 32 of us set off on a rather ambitious 14 day walk from Kingston to Brighton, a total of 60 miles. Luckily,...

Posted by Rachel Hoolahan

BREEAM Champions 2019

We were delighted to be nominated for the 2019 BREEAM champions awards held at the Hilton London Bankside at the beginning of March. In the past year Orms’ projects have received a number of BREEAM certificates, we have another 12 projects currently in RIBA stage 4 & 5 targeting BREEAM Very Good...

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