The re-use of existing building stock is a key element in reducing waste and achieving savings in both material and embodied energy costs. Many of the Nations’ early industrial buildings are extremely robust and more than capable of dramatic transformation through modern intervention and sympathetic design work which fully respects the buildings heritage. CJCT have a wide portfolio of buildings which have been sensitively recycled in this manner and has become an expert in restoring and re-using buildings which might have otherwise been left to decay.