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Off-site goods and materials.

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Paying for off-site goods or materials can be useful, but it puts the client at risk.

Nudge theory and conservation.

People power can be transformative if properly informed and inspired.

Zaha Hadid Architects

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ZHA win competition to build an Urban Heritage Administration Centre in Saudi Arabia.

BRE response to Farmer Review


Leaps, not steps, are needed to avoid a ticking time bomb, say BRE in response to Farmer Review.

Unusual building of the week


A multi-purpose hall in France covered in a translucent orange membrane.

Ilot de l'Octroi

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Winning designs revealed for a rock formation-influenced residential complex in Rennes.

Carbon capture and storage


An article explaining the techniques, regulations and environmental impacts of carbon capture and storage.

The Great British Housing Disaster


Watch one of the first documentaries by the acclaimed Adam Curtis, examining the substandard system building of the 1960s.

Gravity Sketch

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Take a look at the tech start-up that could transform construction design and communication.

TR House


This house in Barcelona uses an innovative new facade tiling system to blend into the landscape.

Digital Built Britain

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The origins, evolution and future of Level 3 BIM.

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