Last edited 11 Nov 2019

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Flooding

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The situation with the insurance of vulnerable properties.


Fire safety

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New standards for homes


The health of a Victorian town

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The redevelopment of Leicester's sewerage system by Joseph Gordon.


United Free Church of Scotland

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A standard design for manses in the Highland districts.


Architecture and design

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The Prairie School style


Sustainable urban Drainage Systems

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Adopting SuDS alongside traditional sewerage infrastructure.


Tendering

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Choosing the optimal bid strategy.


Historic environment

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New Scottish guide on managing climate change risks.


Designing for the elderly

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Willowbrook Care Home


Property development

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Adding storeys and permitted development rights.


Global development

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Why the West has to join the Belt and Road initiative.


Wiring installations

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Data cables and the Construction Products Regulation.


Exclusion clauses

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What is the 'contra proferentem' rule?


Engineering design

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Why international standards are so important.


JW Evans silverware factory

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A conserve-as-found approach in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter.


Scotland’s west coast

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New architecture inspired by a familiar vernacular.


Urban design

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Remember Archigram?


Design

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Could a parliament redesign end the Brexit deadlock?


Client briefing

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Benefits of the dynamic briefing approach to building design.


Engineering practice

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Adapting to climate change.


Health and safety

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Principles of design risk management (DRM).


The Heritage Alliance

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Inspiring creativity in heritage and the creative industries.


BREEAM ecological value

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Encouraging development on land with limited value to wildlife.


Data privacy

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Why GDPR will still be important post-Brexit.