UKCW 2019

NEC BIRMINGHAM   08-10 OCTOBER 2019

February 13, 2019

Women’s action group launches protest at men-only RIBA Royal Gold Medal | Construction Buzz #204

A group of leading female industry figures has begun a ’day of action’ in protest…
February 13, 2019

Fund housebuilding in Africa to ease UK's housing crisis | Construction Buzz #204

One of the UK’s leading architects has called for public money to be invested in…
February 13, 2019

Fire Brigade urges developers to stop ignoring advice on sprinklers | Construction Buzz #204

The London Fire Brigade (LFB) has said that housing developers are “consistently ignoring” its advice…
February 13, 2019

Interserve ‘fit for growth’ director exits | Construction Buzz #204

Interserve has confirmed that Dougie Sutherland, managing director of the development division, is stepping down…
February 13, 2019

Researchers develop flags that generate energy from wind and sun | Construction Buzz #204

Scientists have created flags that can generate electrical energy using wind and solar power. The…
February 13, 2019

More firms move into modular social housing | Construction Buzz #204

Two established UK firms have responded to the UK’s housing crisis by this week announcing…
February 13, 2019

£20m highways innovation contest launched | Construction Buzz #204

Highways England is seeking new ideas on how roads are designed, managed and used. A…
February 13, 2019

Construction starts on 550m tall Dubai skyscraper Burj Jumeira | Construction Buzz #204

  Construction has begun on the 550m tall Burj Jumeira skyscraper located opposite Sheikh Zayed…
February 13, 2019

Manuelle Gautrand Designs Futuristic Housing Block for Amsterdam | Construction Buzz #204

  Manuelle Gautrand has designed a 400 unit mixed housing block for the futuristic Hyde…
February 13, 2019

Våler Kirke church has angular wooden roofs designed to evoke its historic predecessor | Construction…

  Espen Surnevik's replacement for a 19th-century church lost to a fire in the Norwegian…
February 06, 2019

Cracking the Code Between Smart Building Technology and HVAC Systems | Construction Buzz #203

  Applying smart building technology to HVAC systems has vast potential. Technologies such as IoT…
February 06, 2019

Interserve announces rescue plan agreement | Construction Buzz #203

  Interserve has agreed a rescue deal that could see it cut its debts from…