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Conservation Wiki

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Sharing knowledge about the conservation of the built and historic environment.


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Blighting local areas, preventing investment and and encouraging anti-social behaviour.

Douglas Sea Terminal Building

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One of the Isle of Man’s best 1960s buildings.

Defects in brickwork

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From frost damage to sulphate attack, common causes of defects in brickwork.

Vesting certificates


Precautions to take when making advance payments.

Engineering resilience

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Helping communities recover from disasters and protecting them before they occur.

Specialist services in hospitals

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Instrumentation for critical healthcare environments.

BIM, FM and soft landings

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Case study in the use of soft landings at the University of the West of England.

Straw bale construction


A quick introduction to a healthier and more sustainable form of construction.

Plug and play skyscrapers.

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The structural feasibility of modular high-rise buildings.

Architectural styles

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We run through the top 37 styles in history - but how many would you recognise?


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Share your BREEAM knowledge to help improve the industry.