Last edited 20 Jul 2019

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Nordic heritage

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The world heritage list has evolved to embrace built, cultural and natural heritage.


Plastic pollution

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The Ocean Cleanup project


Construction contracts

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The various types of bond and when they are used.


Design

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RSHP's Merano wins RIBA accolade.


Construction management

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How to differentiate between partial possession and early use.


Auction theory

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Avoiding 'winner's curse' and other useful info.


Fire detection

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Developing test methods for video flame/smoke detectors


Social housing

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Waiting for a new deal ...but will funding materialise?


Masterplanning

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RSHP celebrates competition win in Paris.


Industry roles

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All about approved inspectors.


Conservation in Germany

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Whilst apparently confusing, German conservation is actually not that different.


Municipal dreams

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The rise and fall of council housing. Book review.


Heating

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Drivers of change in global heating markets.


Wood

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11 interesting facts about the use and nature of the material.


Infrastructure

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Will politicians ultimately fail to tackle Britain's structural challenges?


Assurance

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How self-certification can save time and money.


Fire safety

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CIBSE updates Fire Safety Engineering guidance.


Water performance

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EA finds England's water companies are simply unacceptable.


Buildings

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1 Undershaft will be the City's tallest skyscraper.


Creative planning

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Building Better, Building Beautiful Commission's interim report published.


Big data

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Creating a safer world through better use of data.


Construction management

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Acceleration of construction works.


CEEQUAL version 6

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The CEEQUAL and BREEAM Infrastructure methodologies merge.


Brexit and heritage research

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Funding for future research programmes remains uncertain.