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Two Portsmouth ‘Grenfell’ tower blocks to be torn down
75% of GRP fire doors fail 30-minute fire tests.
BRE Group appoints Gillian Charlesworth as new CEO.
Plans submitted for UK’s largest modular council homes project.
Planning permission approved for RSHP's plans for Hammersmith Town Hall.
Experts argue rail infrastructure success is key to London’s growth.
The government reveals a list of materials for BRE cladding fire tests.
Low Carbon Homes forums tackle fuel poverty challenges in UK housing.
January was slow for residential sales, says survey.
A new partnership has been announced to help the SuDS sector.
Sir Nicholas Grimshaw has been awarded the UK’s highest honour for architecture.
15 March conference on industrial conservation at the Museum of London, Docklands.
Government signs off £250m for major housing projects.
A £9m Homes England garden town fund will help deliver 200,000 homes.
Four new commissioners appointed to new home design body.
Fire chiefs warn developers to stop ignoring sprinkler advice.
Crowdfund call launched to challenge poor planning decisions in Bath.
Construction starts on 550m tall Dubai skyscraper.
New suburb planned for Glasgow.
ONS: Construction output declines as sector deals with Brexit uncertainty.
The time taken to decide planning appeal inquiries could be cut by 5 months.
Fears grow over the future of HS2.
AI and digital design to transform the future of UK construction.
NAO: ‘Underperforming’ planning system can’t meet housing demand.
Finding stone to conserve historic buildings.
If it is not planned properly even a simple activity can kill.
A disgruntled or ignored stakeholder can easily derail your hard work.
Next generation cementitious materials
Still going strong...one of the great buildings of the 20th century.
Review of the bible for heritage assets and their management.
The David Lloyd Lymington Sports Village was 'Commended' in CIAT's 2018 AT Awards
How do we make the smart city a reality?
Protecting the construction industry from Brexit.
Conceiving buildings collaboratively, testing them virtually.
Effective collaboration in post-disaster response and recovery
How do you prepare a claim for an extension of time and ensure it isn't rejected?
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