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CIAT New BREEAM wiki launched 25 April 2018 https://ciat.org.uk/resource/new-breeam-wiki-launched.html
BRE Buzz A BREAKTHROUGH IN SHARING BEST PRACTICE WITH THE NEW BREEAM WIKI 23 April 2018 http://brebuzz.net/2018/04/23/a-breakthrough-in-sharing-best-practice-with-the-new-breeam-wiki/
Quality World Sharing knowledge to improve quality March 2018 Print
IHBC HBC CPD check: On ‘Building Design’, at DBW – and maybe make your own contributions on heritage issues too! 13 February 2018 http://ihbconline.co.uk/newsachive/?p=18108
IHBC IHBC welcomes DBW’s mobile-friendly web designs 16 January 2018 http://ihbconline.co.uk/newsachive/?p=17847
IHBC IHBC @ 100+ articles on DBW! 5 January 2018 http://ihbconline.co.uk/newsachive/?p=17757
AT magazine Are you basing your decisions on the right information? Issue 124 Winter 2017 http://library.myebook.com/UBM/architectural-technology-winter-2017/958/#page/18
BIM plus Top 10 talking points of 2017 21 December 2017 http://www.bimplus.co.uk/news/top-10-talking-points-2017/
Sustainable Building Briefing Growing architecture wins design prize 1 December 2017 https://sustainablebuildingbriefing.com/62239/growing-architecture-wins-design-prize
FC&A Lack of knowledge could be damaging your professional practice 14 December 2017 https://www.fca-magazine.com/features/voice-of-the-industry/1137-designing-buildings-lack-of-knowledge-could-be-damaging-your-professional-practice
adf Radical proposal to create “world’s first growing architecture” wins BSRIA competition 28 November 2017 http://architectsdatafile.co.uk/news/radical-proposal-to-create-worlds-first-growing-architecture-wins-bsria-competition/
Building Construction Design Radical proposal to create “world’s first growing architecture” wins BSRIA competition 28 November 2017 http://www.buildingconstructiondesign.co.uk/news/radical-proposal-to-create-worlds-first-growing-architecture-wins-bsria-competition/
Building Your industry is not supporting you... 4 December 2017 https://www.building.co.uk/communities/your-industry-is-not-supporting-you/5090933.article
pbc today Proposal to create “world’s first growing architecture” wins BSRIA competition 27 November 2017
Sustainable building briefing Growing architecture wins design prize 1 December 2017 https://sustainablebuildingbriefing.com/62239/growing-architecture-wins-design-prize
Materials for architecture Radical proposal to create “world’s first growing architecture” wins BSRIA competition 27 November 2017 http://www.materialsforarchitecture.co.uk/news/radical-proposal-to-create-worlds-first-growing-architecture-wins-bsria-competition/
BSRIA Radical proposal to create world's "first growing architecture" wins BSRIA competition November 2017 https://www.bsria.co.uk/news/article/radical-proposal-to-create-worlds-first-growing-architecture-wins-bsria-competition/
LABC The Construction Industry Knowledge Gap October 2017 https://www.labcwarranty.co.uk/blog/the-construction-industry-knowledge-gap-the-industry-is-good-at-making-the-best-better-it-is-less-good-at-improving-the-rest/
CIAT How can tomorrow's challenges be met by today's buildings? 5 October 2017 https://ciat.org.uk/resource/desig.html
Arch Daily Call for Entries: Tomorrow's Challenges in Today's Buildings 5 October 2017 http://www.archdaily.com/880682/call-for-entries-tomorrows-challenges-in-todays-buildings-ideas-competition
JARN BSRIA & Designing Buildings Wiki launch 'tomorrow's challenges in today's buildings' competition 29 September 2017 https://www.ejarn.com/news.aspx?ID=47320
BDC magazine Tomorrow’s challenges in today’s buildings 4 October 2017 http://www.bdcmagazine.com/tomorrows-challenges-todays-buildings/
PCB today ‘Tomorrow’s challenges in today’s buildings’ competition launches 5 October 2017
CRL Are there weak spots in construction industry knowledge? 4 October 2017 https://c-r-l.com/news/weak-spots-construction-industry-knowledge/
Major projects knowledge hub Designing Buildings Wiki maps construction industry knowledge. 27 September 2017 https://www.majorprojectsknowledgehub.net/2017/09/27/designing-buildings-wiki-maps-construction-industry-knowledge/
Global Construction Review More disasters predicted as analysis exposes widening construction knowledge gap 29 September 2017 http://www.globalconstructionreview.com/news/more-disasters-predicted-analysis-exposes-widening/
BSRIA BSRIA & Designing Buildings Wiki launch 'tomorrow's challenges in today's buildings' competition 29 September 2017 https://www.bsria.co.uk/news/article/bsria-designing-buildings-wiki-launch-tomorrows-challenges-in-todays-buildings-competition/
BIM Today Study highlights BIM’s ‘isolation’ from the construction industry 28 September 2017 https://www.pbctoday.co.uk/news/bim-news/study-highlights-bims-isolation/35303
BIM+ Study highlights BIM's isolation in knowledge and research 27 September 2017 http://www.bimplus.co.uk/news/study-highlights-bims-isolation-knowledge-and-rese/
IHBC Construction industry must ensure practitioners have access to critical knowledge 26 September 2017 http://ihbconline.co.uk/newsachive/?p=16788
Construction news Construction's knowledge gap can no longer be ignored 25 September 2017 https://www.constructionnews.co.uk/best-practice/technology/constructions-knowledge-gap-can-no-longer-be-ignored/10023723.article
pwcom Big data exposes a widening construction knowledge gap 25 September 2017 http://blog.pwcom.co.uk/2017/09/25/big-data-exposes-a-widening-construction-knowledge-gap/
Architects journal Construction knowledge gap is widening, says report 22 September 2017 https://www.architectsjournal.co.uk/news/construction-knowledge-gap-is-widening-says-report/10023647.article
Future of construction Fit for purpose 22 September 2017 https://futureofconstruction.org/blog/fit-for-purpose-big-data-reveals-the-construction-knowledge-gap/
BRE Buzz Big data exposes a widening construction knowledge gap 21 September 2017 http://brebuzz.net/2017/09/21/big-data-exposes-a-widening-construction-knowledge-gap/
The architecture insight Fit for purpose? 21 September 2017 http://thearchitectureinsight.com/Architecture/designing-buildings-wiki-news
e-architect Construction Knowledge Framework Data – Critical Information Gap 21 September 2017 https://www.e-architect.co.uk/articles/designing-buildings-wiki-news
IHBC Events Fit for purpose event 11 September 2017 http://ihbc.org.uk/events/?p=6644
CIAT AT journal CIAT become the latest supporters of Designing Buildings Wiki Issue 122 Summer 2017
BSRIA Delta T Competition winner July issue. 2016
IHBC News IHBC Gus Astley Student Award judge for 2016 14/10/2016 http://ihbconline.co.uk/newsachive/?p=13968
CIAT CIAT announce support for Designing Buildings Wiki 30/6/2016 http://www.ciat.org.uk/en/media_centre/news_and_events/index.cfm/ihbcwik#.V3p7WDWo2T8
architects data file Radical proposal to prefabricate complex junctions rather than simple components wins BSRIA competition 21/6/2016 http://www.architectsdatafile.co.uk/news/radical-proposal-to-prefabricate-complex-junctions-rather-than-simple-components-wins-bsria-competition/
JARN BSRIA announces competition winner 21/6/2016 https://www.ejarn.com/news.aspx?ID=40254
building construction design Radical proposal to prefabricate complex junctions rather than simple components wins BSRIA competition 21/6/2016 http://www.buildingconstructiondesign.co.uk/news/radical-proposal-to-prefabricate-complex-junctions-rather-than-simple-components-wins-bsria-competition/
IHBC IHBC's 'Conservation Wiki' spearheads the digital revolution – a 2016 IHBC School launch that gives 'Power to the people'! 25/06/2016 http://ihbconline.co.uk/newsachive/?p=13075
BSRIA Radical proposal to prefabricate complex junctions rather than simple components wins BSRIA competition Jun-16 https://www.bsria.co.uk/news/article/radical-proposal-to-prefabricate-complex-junctions-rather-than-simple-components-wins-bsria-competition/
heating and ventilating BSRIA announces competition winner 20/06/2016 http://www.heatingandventilating.net/bsria-announces-competition-winner
BSEE Radical proposal to prefabricate complex junctions rather than simple components wins BSRIA competition 17/06/2016 http://www.bsee.co.uk/radical-proposal-to-prefabricate-complex-junctions-rather-than-simple-components-wins-bsria-competition/
CIBSE Journal wiki-style guide launched for BIM Jun-16
BIM hub Overview of the Designing Buildings “Step-by-Step Guide to Using BIM” 31/05/2016 https://thebimhub.com/2016/05/31/quick-overview-designing-buildings-step-step-guide/#.V02nyL6o2T8
Agg-net Step-by-step guide to Level 2 BIM 06/05/2016 http://www.agg-net.com/news/step-by-step-guide-to-level-2-bim
Extranet revolution BIM meets Wiki at DesigningBuildings 05/05/2016 http://extranetevolution.com/2016/05/bim-meets-wiki-at-designingbuildings/
Facilities management journal New BIM guideline to compliance launched for construction firms 09/05/2016 http://www.fmj.co.uk/construction-firms-confused-recent-bim-mandate-now-free-online-guide-compliance/
Insight New guide to Level 2 BIM compliance launched 20/05/2016 http://workplaceinsight.net/new-guide-level-2-bim-compliance-launched/
BIM + Open access guide to BIM Level 2 launched 12/05/2016 http://www.bimplus.co.uk/news/open-acc5ess-g9uide-bi4m-level-2-launched/
Building 4 Eductaion Make Buildings Better - Ideas competition 02/05/2016 http://b4ed.com/Article/bright-ideas-needed
ICE news Make Buildings Better - Ideas competition 22/04/2016
BSRIA blog Ideas competition – How would you make buildings better? https://blogs.bsria.co.uk/
PHAM news Search for ideas to make buildings better 20/04/2016 http://www.phamnews.co.uk/search-for-ideas-to-make-buildings-better/
adf BSRIA and Designing Buildings Wiki launch 'make buildings better' competition 20/04/2016 http://www.architectsdatafile.co.uk/news/bsria-and-designing-buildings-wiki-launch-make-buildings-better-competition/
BSRIA BSRIA and Designing Buildings Wiki launch 'Make Buildings Better' competition 18/04/2016 https://www.bsria.co.uk/news/article/bsria-and-designing-buildings-wiki-launch-make-buildings-better-competition/
pwc com ICE joins DBwiki supporters 23/09/2015 http://blog.pwcom.co.uk/2015/09/23/ice-joins-dbwiki-supporters/
UWE You're twistin' my melon man – collaborative practice 22/11/2014 http://uwearchbuiltenv.wordpress.com/2014/11/21/youre-twistin-my-melon-man-collaborative-practice/
Construction Research and Innovation Journal Gregor Harvie column April 2014
Construction Research and Innovation Journal Gregor Harvie column dec /jan 2014 issue
CIC Construction Needs to Adopt Sharing Culture 13/03/2014 http://www.cic.org.uk/blog/article.php?s=2014-03-13-construction-needs-to-adopt-sharing-culture
pwcom Designing Buildings in running for a Be2Award 18/09/2013 http://www.blog.pwcom.co.uk/2013/09/18/designing-buildings-in-running-for-a-be2award/
Construction Research and Innovation Journal Gregor Harvie column Sep-13
RIBA Insight briefing Sep-13
Construction Research and Innovation Journal Gregor Harvie column Jul-13
CIAT Aug-13
Construction Manager share your knowledge on new wiki site 07/03/2013 http://www.construction-manager.co.uk/news/share-your-knowledge-industry-wiki-site/
Extranet Evolution DesigningBuildings: a wiki in progress 20/02/2013 http://extranetevolution.com/2013/02/designingbuildings-a-wiki-in-progress/
The pwcom blog DesigningBuildings: a content marketing and advertising opportunity 20/02/2013 http://blog.pwcom.co.uk/2013/02/20/designingbuildings-a-content-marketing-and-advertising-opportunity/
house builder and developer ref 38522 dec /jan 2013
Construction Manager End of the road for practical completion 09/01/2013
Building projects 14/12/2012 internet
adf David Trench, Chairman of Designing Buildings Wiki, the leading industry information site, comments on the Autumn Statement and the construction market. - 12/12/2012 12/12/2012 internet
extranet revolution CIOB-backed Designing Buildings Wiki 16/12/2012 internet
com prop scotland Five ways to defibrillate construction sector 05/12/2012 internet
student competition.com Student architect essay competition 2012 by Designing Buildings Wiki 15/11/2012
pwcom - paul wilkinson pr blog The pwcom blog 16/12/2012 internet
aj specification update on state of the industry Magazine, Business
aj specification q and a about competitions Magazine, Business
riba newsletter student essay competition 06/12/2012 internet
building design online student essay competition 08/11/2012 internet
Building This week, criticism of Labour's call for 100,000 affordable homes 12/10/2012 Magazine, Business
Construction Manager (Web) CIOB backs new industry websites The CIOB has given its backing to two new industry websites. It will provide funding and direct members to designingbuildings.co.uk, a Wikipedia-style collection of articles written by readers about the ... 04/09/2012 web
Construction Manager CIOB backs new industry websites 01/09/2012 Magazine, Business
The Architects' Journal Government cuts start to hit UK construction 06/09/2012 Magazine, Business
Property Week Q+A: Gregor Harvie, Designing Buildings 07/09/2012 Magazine, Business
Specifinder.com (Web) Private sector 'improvement' needed 30/08/2012 Internet
CareerStructure.com (Web) Debate around the UK housing sector 30/08/2012 Internet
Scunthorpe Telegraph (Web) New homes are needed 29/08/2012 Internet
This is Hull and East Riding (Web) New homes are needed 29/08/2012 Internet
Grimsby Telegraph (Web) New homes are needed 29/08/2012 Internet
24dash.com (Web) Construction industry on brink of double dip recession warning 29/08/2012 Internet
The Scotsman (Web) UK construction needs vast growth in private sector 27/08/2012 Internet
North Wales Weekly News (Web) Breaking News: Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Thisisjersey.com (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
This is Guernsey (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Chester Chronicle (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Daily Post (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Wales Online (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
TalkTalk (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
IC Solihull (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Liverpool Daily Post (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Liverpool Echo (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Gazette Live (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Newcastle Sunday Sun (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
IC Scotland (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Birmingham Post (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Free Ads London (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Ealing Gazette (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Crewe Chronicle (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
IC Burton (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Formby Times (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
IC Lichfield (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
IC Tamworth (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
IC Wolverhampton (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
IC Walsall (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Hinckley Times (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Crosby Herald (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
IC Sutton Coldfield (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Kent Business (Web) G4S grilling 'may discourage firms' 27/08/2012 Internet
Birmingham Evening Mail (Web) National News: Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Ellesmere Port Pioneer (Web) UK & World News: Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Newcastle Evening Chronicle (Web) UK & World News: Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Fulham & Hammersmith Chronicle (Web) World & UK News: Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Caernarfon Herald (Web) Breaking news: Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
IC Cheshire (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
Harrow Observer (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
Hounslow Chronicle (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
Flintshire Chronicle (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
Buckinghamshire Examiner (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
The Huddersfield Daily Examiner (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
Buckinghamshire Advertiser (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
IC Liverpool (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
Sunday Mercury (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
Southport Visiter (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
Denbighshire Visitor (Web) UK & World News: Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
The Journal (Web) UK & World News: Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
Solihull News (Web) UK News: Construction slump 'perfect storm' 26/08/2012 Internet
Press Association CONSTRUCTION SLUMP 'PERFECT STORM' 25/08/2012 Newswires
Daily Post (Wales) Dire warning on future of UK building industry 27/08/2012 UK Additional Regionals, UK
The Scotsman UK construction needs vast growth in private sector 27/08/2012 UK Key Regionals, UK
Western Mail Construction industry faces 'perfect storm' after slump 27/08/2012 UK Key Regionals, UK
Press and Journal Lottery' to win work 27/08/2012 UK Key Regionals, UK
Hull Daily Mail & East Riding Mail New homes are needed 29/08/2012 UK Key Regionals, UK
Western Mail Urgent construction growth 'vital if industry to avoid perfect storm' 29/08/2012 UK Key Regionals, UK
East Riding Mail New homes are needed 01/09/2012 UK Key Regionals, UK
London Housing News National: report warns of double dip construction recession 30/08/2012 Magazine, Business, UK
Eastern Housing News National: report warns of double dip construction recession 30/08/2012 Magazine, Business, UK
North West Housing News National: report warns of double dip construction recession 30/08/2012 Magazine, Business, UK
South West Housing News National: report warns of double dip construction recession 30/08/2012 Magazine, Business, UK
North East & Yorks Housing News National: report warns of double dip construction recession 30/08/2012 Magazine, Business, UK
Scottish Construction Now! National: report warns of double dip construction recession 30/08/2012 Magazine, Business, UK
South East Housing News Report warns of double dip construction recession 30/08/2012 Magazine, Business, UK
Architects Journal (Web) Construction output 9% below 2002 levels 29/08/2012 Internet
Building Design & Construction (Web) New research adds to construction woe 30/08/2012 Internet
Construction Manager (Web) Five ways to...get the economy moving again 31/08/2012 Internet
Building.co.uk (Web) Construction headed for 'perfect storm' 29/08/2012 Internet
Building Construction Design The state of UK construction: a ten year view 30/08/2012 Internet
Investor Portfolio Service Building sector 'faces double-dip prospect' 31/08/2012 Internet
Construction Manager Five ways to ? get the economy moving again 01/09/2012 Internet
Building.co.uk Double-dip would be no surprise 31/08/2012 Internet
Building Double-dip would be no surprise 31/08/2012 Magazines Trade
MSN UK (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Evening Standard (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Daily Star (Web) CONSTRUCTION SLUMP 'PERFECT STORM' 27/08/2012 Internet
Scottish Daily Express (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet
Daily Express (Web) Construction slump 'perfect storm' 27/08/2012 Internet, UK
i (The paper for today) Building heading for double-dip 27/08/2012 UK Nationals, UK
Morning Star Online (Web) State cash 'only solution' to huge building slump 27/08/2012 Internet
Morning Star State cash'only solution'to huge building slump 28/08/2012 UK Nationals, UK
Building Get back on track 27/07/2012
AJ Specification Designing Buildings Wiki launched 19/07/2012
Construction Manager online New 'wikipedia' for project managers launched 06/07/2012
Professional Housebuilder & Property Developer - Magazine, Business Online Support 02/07/2012
Civic & Public Building (Web) The World's First Wiki Site For Construction Industry - Designing Buildings Wiki - 04/07/2012 04/07/2012
Building Construction Design (Web) The World's First Wiki Site For Construction Industry - Designing Buildings Wiki - 04/07/2012 04/07/2012
ADF (architects data file) (Web) The World's First Wiki Site For Construction Industry - Designing Buildings Wiki - 04/07/2012 04/07/2012
Show House - Magazine, Business It's good to talk! 01/07/2012
Property Week (Web) Construction guru's wiki wisdom 29/06/2012
Property Week Construction guru's wiki wisdom 29/06/2012
The Independent (Web) Designing Buildings Wiki launches 03/07/2012