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  • GQA Approved Centre Absolute Training Solutions got 24 learners through Boot Camp skills training.
  • GQA has long recognised the value of working with the Armed Forces to help bridge the skills gap.  Strategic Relationships Manager Dan Brown tells us more.
  • GQA highlights the benefits of Accredited Training Programmes for employers and other stakeholders in the Construction Industry.
  • GQA Strategic Relationships Manager Dan Brown explains how to understand the recommendations of the Building Safety Act.
  • ORBIZ - Synchronised Cite

    17 Apr 2024 Adrian Jones
    ORBIZ to showcase their SYNCHRONISED CITE™ methodology that integrates performance management systems to streamline construction projects, improving Quality, Delivery, Safety People & Cost.
  • Latest figures from the Office for National Statistics show UK brick manufacturing continuing to rise, easing concerns about product shortages. Production numbers for March 2019 show a 6.4% rise over ...
  • Houses developed by Persimmon Homes and Bellway Homes have potentially dangerous fire safety issues, BBC Watchdog Live has found. New-builds constructed by the firms were sold with missing or incorrec ...
  • The UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) has released a new framework to help the construction industry achieve net zero carbon buildings in the UK. Produced after six months of consultation with over 18 ...
  • Danish toy maker Lego has announced a scheme whereby visually impaired children will be able to learn braille by using customised Lego bricks. The bricks will be moulded with the same number of studs ...
  •   Vancouver developer Delta Land Corporation is planning to challenge for the title of world’s tallest timber tower with a mass timber, Passive House design by US architect  Perkins + Will. The Canada ...
  • IKEA UK today announces that IKEA Greenwich has achieved an ‘Outstanding’ BREEAM UK New Construction certification, a sustainability rating and accolade held by just 320 buildings around the world.  T ...
  • Eindhoven-based designer Thomas Vailly explores turning sunflower crop waste into bio-materials to make sustainable products from insulation panels to iPhone cases. Thomas Vailly, founder of Studio Th ...
  • Researchers from RGU’s Scott Sutherland School of Architecture and Built Environment are conducting a research project into an innovative housing construction method which could help to bring down the ...
  • Snøhetta has revealed visuals for a major new opera house in China, featuring a spiralling stepped roof that will connect the upper levels of the building with a riverside plaza. The architecture and ...
  • Architect Alejandro Soffia pieced together a series of modules and covered them in bright yellow corrugated panels to form this prefabricated woodland residence in Pucón, Chile. Yellow House is built ...
  • black box is a small, first floor rear extension to a mid terrace victorian era house situated on a dense site in london‘s islington neighborhood. with the desire to maximize natural daylight and cele ...
  • new york based artists and designers, nikolas bentel and lukas bentel, have created the ‘geodesic igloo’ using large slabs of ice. the concept has been developed as an architectural exploration that c ...
  • Noor Art & Architecture Studio has completed a digital reconstruction of the Ayine Khaneh Palace of Isfahan, Iran. Based on historic plans and written documents, the project visualizes one of the most ...
  • IKEA worked with UK artists and designers to create this series of animal habitats, repurposed from the company's used furniture. Architects Studio Weave and designer Adam Nathaniel Furman are among t ...
  • Modular home developer Project Etopia has opened a new factory capable of producing 2,000 houses a year. The 50,000 sq ft factory in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, is a collaboration with partner company 4 ...
  • A total of 40 modular homes are set to be built in Birmingham after Homes England agreed a £7.45m loan from the government’s Home Building Fund for a new development by Urban Splash and Places for Peo ...
  • Arup has launched its Rethinking Timber Buildings report aimed at accelerating the construction industry’s response to reducing global emissions and achieving net zero carbon buildings by using sustai ...
  • Swedish global giant Skanska has signed a contract with Fabege to build what it calls “Scandinavia’s first zero energy hotel” in Solna, Sweden. The contract is worth about $51m (SEK 470m), which will ...
  • Philip Hammond’s spring statement includes funding to build 30,000 affordable homes. A new £3bn scheme will fund the building of 30,000 affordable homes, the chancellor has said, as he proclaimed that ...

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