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How Buildings Work


We review a book aiming to unpick the complexities of building physics.

Listed buildings

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An introduction to the categories, procedures and types of listed buildings.

Hadrian X


This Australian robotics firm have developed a bricklaying machine capable of building a house in 3 days.

Making the most of big data


20bn devices will be online by 2020, generating huge volumes of information. Is society making the most of this rich data?

Building of the week

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Built over a period of 632 years, Cologne Cathedral is considered one of the world's finest examples of Gothic architecture.

UandI preliminary results


UandI adds £1.5bn to development pipeline.

Circular economy

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Here are 5 things leaders can do to create a truly circular economy.

Delays on construction projects


Find out about the different types of delays on construction projects.

Inflatable concrete


Researchers at Wien university have developed new system to create an inflatable concrete structure.

150 North Riverside

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Take a look at this newly-opened tower in Chicago with a remarkable 20:1 height-to-base ratio.

Architectural concrete

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The principles, practice and formwork of one of the most important components of modern architecture.

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