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Construction contractor

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Have a look at our article explaining the different types of construction contractor.


Disposable Houses

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Futurist Thomas Frey explores the concept of Disposable Housing - could it be a reality sooner than we imagine?


Tunnel Engineering Exhibition 2017

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ICE to host new exhibition offering a window onto the civil engineering achievements beneath our feet.


Defects in brickwork

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Do you know all the various types of defects in brickwork?


Hive

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US museum reveals plans for an installation made entirely of paper tubes.


The Architecture of Neoliberalism

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Review of a book looking at how contemporary architecture found its expression within neoliberal capitalism.


Building of the week

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The Great Mosque of Djenne, the largest mud-brick building in the world.


Skills shortage and Brexit

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Amanda Clack, RICS President offers recommendations to government on Brexit and the construction skills shortage.


CarTube

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Tired of the commute? This architecture firm believes the best solution is to take cars underground.


Why do so many women leave engineering?

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Why do so many women leave engineering? Probably not for the reason you’re thinking.


David Trench - a career in projects

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For over 30 years David Trench was one of the UK's leading project managers. Read about his career through some of his most famous projects.


Property flood resilience

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Leading institutes join forces calling for property flood resilience measures to help householders avoid repeat flooding.


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