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Construction Enquirer, July 29

Scottish working group proposes reforms to cash retention scheme.

TCI, July 29


Report urges increased use of modular construction.

Construction Manager, July 29

CIOB announces CMYA shortlist.

Dezeen, July 29

Urbanism's role in the fight against climate change.

Can flexwork apply to engineering services?


Study examines how adjustable arrangements can succeed.

National Disability Strategy


Government announces plans to improve accessibility.

The Guardian, July 29


Report: Extreme weather will be normal; UK not prepared.

SCN, July 28

Construction equipment sales jump from 2020 levels.

CLC publishes dispute resolution guidance


Resource addresses pandemic-related NEC4 contract issues.

BIM+, July 26

Students harvest bridge vibrations to generate energy.

Construction Manager, July 27

BSA introduces central register for building safety managers.

ArchDaily, July 27

Life after demolition.

SCN, July 26


Network Rail constructs beaver tunnel under railway.

TCI, July 27

Building safety to change significantly, according to BESA.

Infrastructure Intelligence, July 26

Policy notice explains carbon reduction tendering requirements.

Prioritising innovation


Government announces global innovation strategy.

Shropshire Star, July 24

RCA students challenged to create low-cost, sustainable solutions.

TCI, July 26

Pingdemic threatens to halt construction.

BIM+, July 23


Additional golden thread details issued.

PBC Today, July 23

GCB releases its routemap to zero avoidable waste in construction.

ArchDaily, July 23


Copenhagen selected as World Capital of Architecture for 2023.

FutureScot, July 22

NFTs, blockchain and construction.

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