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York Art Gallery

    Sector: Buildings of Historical Interest Main Contractor: Simpson of York Architect: Ushida Findley Simpson & Brown Client: York Museum Trust Services • Restoration of  Victorian columns • Reinstatement and restoration of mouldings Designed by York architect Edward Taylor, York Art Gallery opened its doors in 1879 to house the Yorkshire Fine Art and […]

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Our apprentice Ameha… now a local TV star!

‘Made in Leeds’ have been with us filming our apprentice Ameha today for ‘Re-Making Leeds’ and our involvement being a placement provider! Watch ‘Made In Leeds’ this evening at 6pm… www.madeinleeds.tv/programme/on-the-aire/ Click on the following links to find out more about ‘Re-Making Leeds’… www.leeds.gov.uk/residents/Pages/Re-Making-Leeds.aspx www.lcb.ac.uk/news/article/re-making-leeds—council-awarded-project-to-support-heritage-construction

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Amaha all set for Skill Build National Finals

SkillBuild National Final 2015 The CITB SkillBuild 2015 competition will take place at The Skills Show between 19-21 November. Over 100 construction apprentices and trainees will compete over the 3 days at the NEC, Birmingham Amaha who is our apprentice is taking part in the Plastering catagory and we are sure that he will do […]

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Ornate Take Part in Re – Making Leeds

Ornate Interiors are proud to be involved with this innovative Leeds City Council trainee programme offering young people the opportunity to learn a range of heritage construction skills. As part of ‘Re-Making Leeds’, 12 trainees will have the chance from this month until August 2016 to take part in work-based training including; brick work, carpentry […]

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Ornate Interiors Behind Key Heritage Award

Ornate Interiors recently sponsored the Heritage Award at the 2014 Constructing Excellence in Yorkshire & Humber awards. Sue Clifford of Ornate Interiors was on hand at the ceremony in Sheffield in July to present eventual winners, York-based William Anelay Ltd, with their award. “We joined a long list of recognised names in construction in supporting […]

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Private Chapel

Sector: Ecclesiastical Main Contractor: William Anelay Architect: Craig Hamilton Architects Services • Manufacture and installation of architect designed plaster mouldings • Lime plastering • Lime Rendering Award-winning architect Craig Hamilton designed this private chapel as a place of worship for up to 30 people, sited in the grounds of a private lodge. Although this was […]

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Apex Hotel, Edinburgh

Sector: Hotels Main Contractor: Bovis Architect: Ian Springford Architects Services • Lath and lime plaster • Restoration of ornate mouldings • Reproduction of ornate mouldings • External render The Apex Hotel is a listed Georgian property in the centre of Edinburgh. Ornate Interiors carried out repairs to the traditional lime plasterwork, mostly onto riven laths, […]

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The Rotunda, Liverpool

Sector: Buildings of Historical Interest Main Contractor: William Anelay Ltd Architect: Brock Carmichael Architects Services • Site survey including photographic evidence • Lime plastering • Reproduction of ornate plaster mouldings • External stucco rendering The Rotunda was commissioned in the 1820s by the prosperous iron-foundry owner Uriah Davenport, who had acquired land in the undeveloped […]

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