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New briefing note is launched focusing on increasing knowledge of housing that promotes health and wellbeing.
'Carillion effect' sparks surge in bad debt and construction failures.
Labour launch new policy paper with aim to 'rip up' definition of affordable housing.
UK joins International Solar Alliance, giving over 1 billion of the world’s poor access to renewable energy.
510 tall buildings in London's development pipeline, according to new survey.
The European Parliament has approved a revised Energy Performance of Buildings directive.
One in six MPs supports the ring-fencing of retentions as proposed in the 'Aldous Bill'.
RIBA fears Hackitt review will not deliver adequate changes and seeks combustible cladding ban.
European Investment Bank outlines $3.1bn in funding.
BRE launches online self-assessment tool for ethical labour sourcing.
Tower refurbishment failed to meet safety standards on several counts, according to leaked report.
CIC welcomes new public procurement proposals.
Child poverty plan needs more focus on housing.
Build-to-rent sector grows pipeline of homes for UK renters by 30%.
Carillion's liabilities could be much higher than previously thought, according to Receiver.
Value of London flats slashed by Grenfell-style cladding.
45% of designers say BIM helps working relationships on collaborative projects, according to survey.
The first tubes arrive in France for full-scale Hyperloop test.
Video shows how Europe’s first in-situ printed house was 'built'.
SME contractors agree 3.1% pay rise deal.
A new BRE publication proposes an intelligent solution for reducing the strain on urban water systems.
Homes England backs new programme to encourage diversity in property and regeneration sectors.
Key actions for architects to fulfil before GDPR.
Why it's important to understand the way millennials are expected to impact the housing market.
Official Receiver calls for Carillion whistleblowers.
Government announces changes to encourage small businesses to apply for government contracts.
A document can be called a bond or a guarantee. Does the name matter and what is the difference between them?
Arbitration is a private, contractual form of dispute resolution used in the construction industry.
A stakeholder is anyone who has an interest in the process or outcome of a construction project.
It may seem obvious but what does the term 'structure' refer to within a built environment context?
Photographing Historic Buildings, by the former head of photography at English Heritage.
The common data environment is the single source of information used by the whole project team.
Solar, energy storage and electric vehicles - the Renewable Energy Association look at joining up the clean technologies.
BSRIA has compiled a helpful list of the 10 most important new or upcoming pieces of building legislation.
An approximate BoQ can be used on projects where it is not possible to prepare a firm BoQ at the time of tendering.
Detail drawings provide a detailed description of the geometric form of a part of a building, bridge, tunnel, etc.
Excavation is the process of removing earth to form a cavity in the ground. But how are the different types classified?
Mosaics, patterned tiles, paving and commemorative stones can be found underfoot in our great medieval churches.
We have a free-to-use, open-access plan for the organisation, design and construction of self-build homes.
An award-winning research report examined how SIPs can improve hospice users' comfort and reduce costs.
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