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Construction Enquirer, June 1


Partial destruction needed for structural frame at University of Sheffield site.

IHBC NewsBlog, May 29

IHBC responds to Tall Buildings consultation.

Londonist, May 31

London's favourite infrastructure project announced.

Roadmap to Recovery


ECA comments on CLC's three-phase recovery plan.

GCR, May 29

CIOB survey reports optimism from construction professionals.

Irish Legal News, May 28

Letter to PAC says Northern Ireland planning system lagging.

Luxury London, May 28


London Brutalism: love it or hate it?

dezeen, May 29


Plans released for new Glasgow housing block near Ibrox.

ECA business projections

Survey reports on outlook for the engineering sector.

tci, May 27

Building materials slowly replenishing the supply chain.

Construction Enquirer, May 28


Unite union requests review of SOP on job sites.

GCR, May 27

First floating nuclear power plant commissioned in Russia.

scn, May 27

Eden Project considers Dundee for site of next attraction.

Construction Manager, May 26

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Possible expansion of combustible materials ban causes controversy.

archdaily, May 26

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Architecture options for emergency situation: on site or prefab?

Social distancing and construction sites


New low and high tech tools enter the marketplace.

GCR, May 22


Housing prices in Ireland may increase by 5-10%, adjusting for site safety.

Infrastructure Intelligence, May 25

CLC issues update to Site Operating Procedures.

Construction Enquirer, May 26


Highways England to improve site safety.

Dezeen, May 22

Museum to document life under lockdown.

GCR, May 22

What is a 5G smart construction site?

Let's talk about the weather


Future Weather Files research tool looking for feedback.

scn, May 21

Construction set to restart in Scotland.

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