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Featured articles and news

Building of the week

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Brandenburg Gate - an historic structure that went from symbolising German partition to European unity.


Future of construction insurance

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A discussion between key players and leading insurers about the future outlook for construction insurance.


Building performance evaluation guide

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New guide from BSRIA on building performance evaluation in domestic buildings.


Energy system

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With a new government consultation underway, ICE look at creating a smarter, more flexible energy system.


Unusual building of the week

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A great example of mimetic architecture with the Fish Building of India.


Electric bikes

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Could e-bikes be a solution to congested and polluted urban centres?


Dissertation guides

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Starting work on a built environment dissertation? Our guides are here to help.


What is Modernism?

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Modernist architecture and its many international variations explained.


Stratego project

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BRE support Europe-wide strategic heating plans for local and national authorities.


Concept design

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One of our most popular articles - RSHP's Mike Davies writes about the concept design process.


Hempcrete

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How cannabis plants are used to create an alternative building material with plenty of advantages.


Infrastructure and the Mayor

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What does Mayor Sadiq Khan's first policy statement mean for London's infrastructure?


Architecture maps

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Designing Buildings Wiki has reviewed a well-designed and researched set of architecture city maps.


Building Live 2016

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Designing Buildings Wiki attended the second annual Building Live conference, tackling the challenges facing construction.