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Traditional construction materials

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The Isle of Man’s naturally-occurring materials and distinctive building techniques.

Modern slavery

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BRE partner with Global GreenTag to develop an Ethical Labour Sourcing Standard for Australia.

Annex SL

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The Chartered Quality Institute explain the pathway to success for organisations implementing management systems.

Duty of care


An introductory article looking at where a duty of care can arise in the construction industry.

Off-site manufacturing


House of Lords committee encourages the use of off-site manufacturing in new report.

Buildings and microclimate


Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) can go some way to show the impact of new buildings on their surroundings.

RIBA Stirling Prize


The shortlist for the 2018 prize for the UK's best new building is revealed.

Empty homes premium


Amendment to Bill aims to provide councils with greater powers to increase tax premiums on empty homes.

Buildings in film


As the latest summer blockbuster 'Skyscraper' is released, we look at some of the best uses of buildings in film.

Building layout


Read our introductory article on how to layout a building.

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