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|Detailed services design|
|Detailed structural design|
|Financing structure options|
|Freezing method (earthworks)|
|Furniture, fixtures and equipment (FF&E) consultant|
|Gas absorption heat pump.|
|Geotechnical engineer / engineering|
|Glass mullion system|
|Global Unique IDs (GUIDs)|
|Green plot ratio|
|Green rating systems|
|Historic buildings inspectors||Conservation Officer article exists - same role?|
|Home buyer report|
|Information and communications technology (ICT) consultant|
|Integrated transport systems|
|Jane Jacobs A. Gh.|
|Joinery (types of timber)|
|Lands Tribunal||now the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber)|
|Large Industrial Sites, National Economic Development Council (Report)|
|Lath and plaster|
|Layer (BIM / CAD)|
|LEXiCON||Construction Products Association product data definition|
|Liability||See Liability for building design|
|Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER)|
|Lift motor room|
|Lightning protection / conductor|
|Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Act||Amended the HGCR|
|Marine / offshore energy|
|Material Management Plan||Potential author contacted
|Metal furring system|
|Mies van der Rohe|
|National Process Improvement Project||Planning|
|Nesting (BIM components?)|
|Operating costs||see operating expenditure|
|Origin (CAD / BIM)|
|Pirelli General Cable Works Ltd v Oscar Faber & Partners|
|Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) Calendar,|
|Post completion insurance|
|Property / land valuation|
|Property investment market|
|Railway design and construction|
|Reduce, reuse and recycle|
|Regulated and unregulated energy consumption|
|Risk assessment under The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.|
|Roof tiles, slating, thatching|
|Sewers / drains and drainage|
|'sistering' floor joists|
|Smoke damper||See fire damper and approved document b2 definition|
|Soft Landings Champion|
|Solar assisted heat pump|
|Sources of finance|
|Space planning||Office space planning exists|
|Spandrel / spandrel panel|
|Special parliamentary procedure|
|Statutory site registers|
|Supplier assessment forms|
|Supports over openings/Arches|
|Temporary site services|
|Tension cable structure|
|Tension membrane structure|
|Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012|
|Transport / traffic|
|Truth to materials theory|
|Urban Archaeological Database||See Historic Environment Record|
|UK Guarantee Scheme for infrastructure|
|Views||London View Management Framework already exists as does rights to light|
|Virtual reality||See also augmented reality|
|Warranties||Collateral warranties exists|
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