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Hagia Sophia, Istanbul.


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New Dwelling House at Grange View.


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The causes of sinkholes.


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The restoration of Big Ben


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Sound insulation testing.


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Making commercial property more efficient.


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A return to historical forms and local identities. Book review.


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Black water recycling.


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Opening the door to all.


Lighting

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The 1960s Lava lamp.


Ethics

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How engineers can embed the principles in their work.


Connectivity

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Convergence and IoT in commercial buildings.


Cost overruns

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How they occur and how to best manage them.


Fire risk

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Notre Dame, a conservation perspective.


CIAT AT Awards

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Excellence in architectural technology.


Constructive learning

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The story of Meccano.


Taxation

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Cutting VAT can unleash green housing revolution.


Kensington Palace

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A complicated building lacking a unifying discipline. Book review.


Royal Ordnance Factories

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Facilities close to centres of population but out of reach of enemy bombers.


Building regulations

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How long it takes to get approval.


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Listing of Sainsbury's Camden Town supermarket.


Roofing defects

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The part of the building with the potential to cause the most problems.


Energy generation

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Far-from-shore wind farms


Eco homes

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Ainsworth-Hales house


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