New Aluminium Windows & Doors Framework from LHC


LHC has launched the sixth edition of its successful Aluminium Window and Door Products framework arrangement in England and Wales.

New All-Encompassing Energy Efficiency Framework


The reduction in funding opportunities for energy efficiency measures and the pressure on finances for many public sector organisations and housing associations has become even more acute.

LHC To Launch New Turnkey Off-site Construction Framework Solution At Homes 2015


LHC is to launch its Off-site Construction of New Homes framework’s new service extension for the full construction of housing that will offer clients a full turnkey solution, at Homes 2015.

LHC Commences Tender Process For Entrance Doorsets Framework


LHC has commenced the tender process for its planned Entrance Doorsets framework agreement with the issue of the Contract Notices for England, Wales and Scotland.

New Kitchen & Bathroom Framework Provides Greatest Supplier Choice Yet


LHC has launched a new installation framework for public sector refurbishment projects where 60% of the 52 suppliers appointed to carry out works are SME’s.

New Record Surplus Distribution to Members


LHC is in the process of distributing to its members a record surplus of just under £2.4m that was achieved for the year ending 31st March 2014/15.

Energy Efficiency Framework Tender Commences


LHC is to commence the tender process for its new Energy Efficiency framework in October. The framework, that will be launched early in 2016, has been developed to provide an extensive range of energy efficiency measures for social housing, community buildings, schools and other publicly owned buildings.

New Electronic Payments Framework Available Through LHC


LHC members and clients can now access the new Electronic Payment Services framework provided via our partner, Consortium Procurement.

Coming Soon - New Technology Enabled Care Services Framework


LHC members and clients in England and Wales will soon be able to access the new Technology Enabled Care Services framework.

Off-site Building Construction – Collapse and Regeneration


Off-site construction is back in fashion. Despite its chequered history, social landlords are increasingly turning to the benefits now offered by this method of building to help tackle the housing shortage.

LHC to be Represented on BSi Furniture Committee


LHC’s Technical Manager, Jim Noble has been invited to sit on the British Standards Institute (BSi) Domestic and Contract Furniture Standards Committee which incorporates standards for kitchen cabinets and worktops.

New Report Suggests Off-site Building Could Be The Solution To The Housing Crisis


A new report from the Institute of Mechanical Engineers calls on the government to provide incentives to encourage off-site construction of new homes.

Windows: A Journey From Draughty Single Glazing to Vital Thermal Barriers


Turn back the clock to 1966. LHC is formed, Harold Wilson’s Labour Party is in power and trade union barons exercise formidable control over the country’s industrial output. It’s also the year England wins the World Cup.

LHC Lead Housing Panel Discussion At CIH Housing


LHC were pleased with the turnout at this year's CIH Housing where LHC's John Skivington led a panel discussion “Delivering the Government’s housing target through off-site construction” at this year's CIH Housing 2015 conference and exhibition in Manchester.

Offsite Solution for Affordable New Homes


"Off-site manufacturing techniques offer a solution for getting good quality, affordable new homes built more quickly". This was the focus of an article written by LHC Director, John Skivington, for Inside Housing magazine.

New Legionella and Water Treatment Framework Tender Commences


With legionella continuing to be found in buildings, there is an ongoing need to protect and control both residential and business premises to ensure public safety.

New look, new website for LHC


LHC has launched a new website and refreshed its brand as it prepares to celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2016.


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