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  • NU Living, 360 Barking, London

    18 Jun 2019 Ecodek
    Alloy Fabweld manufactured and installed these unique teardrop balconies creating the main feature on this stunning 4-tower circular residential project. Every apartment has its own private ecodek® ba ...
  • GMB, the construction union, has revealed it will take nearly 200 years to achieve gender equality in the construction industry. The analysis, revealed at GMB’s annual congress in Brighton this week, ...
  • The UK is to become the first G7 nation to set a legally-binding target to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050. Prime Minister Theresa May announced Government will tomorrow lay a statutory inst ...
  • Spot the robot dog was one of the stars of this year’s NXT BLD, the technology conference and exhibition for architecture, engineering and construction held recently at the Queen Elizabeth II Centre, ...
  • More than 220 cubic metres of new concrete and 165 tonnes of fabricated steelwork will be needed to fix structural faults at the mothballed Royal Liverpool Hospital. The scale of the repair work to re ...
  • An LBC investigation has found faulty fire doors, broken smoke alarms and combustible cladding in a block of flats in Barking on the same estate where a huge fire broke out on Sunday. Nearly two years ...
  • With architects changing their ways in response to global warming, Phineas Harper asks: what does radical architecture look like in the era of climate change? A whole host of Stirling Prize-winning ar ...
  • One of Europe’s most popular tourist attractions has finally been given planning permission after more than a century of illegal construction work. Work has been carried out on the Sagrada Familia in ...
  • German architecture practice Ingenhoven has broken ground on a new mixed-use development for Düsseldorf. As a "green heart" and urban mountain in the city, the project is being built at Gustaf-Gründge ...
  • Yiyang Xu and Jingyi Ye of the National Taiwan University of Science and Technology have designed the ‘arctic saver tower’ with the purpose of protecting the polar glaciers and prolonging the winter s ...
  • Kier are at the top of the contractors’ league table for May 2019, thanks to 12 contracts awarded with a total value of £397 million. Construction of the new HM Prison Wellingborough contributed £253 ...
  • Introduce your company With over 150-years’ experience, Geberit is a European market leader in sanitary technology and innovation. By continuously focussing on research and development, Geberit incorp ...
  • RCM have recently purchased their own branded delivery vehicle in order to guarantee a better service to their customers.
  • The internal insulation for all 33 double story homes was completed by Matilda’s Planet in just 33 days.
  • The employment status of your workers makes a big difference to your insurance coverage. Learn more about the difference between using Bona Fide Sub-Contractors and Labour Only Sub-Contractors.
  • If robots built your house, what would it look like? Construction has been slow to adopt new technologies. But that is changing fast as robots, drones and 3D printing are making construction more effi ...
  • Dr Paul Cureton of ImaginationLancaster at Lancaster University and Elliot Hartley, managing director of Garsdale Design, examine the UK’s digital twin ambitions “[If to develop future] infrastructure ...
  • One of the UK’s leading industry events has this year partnered up with the recently launched Construction Innovation Hub to put innovation in the spotlight across the construction supply chain. UK Co ...
  • The bellwether construction buyers index saw a fall back into negative territory in May. The IHS Markit/CIPS UK Construction Total Activity Index recorded 48.6 in May down from 50.5 in April. The inde ...
  • A new rubberised asphalt which uses recycled waste tyres is being used to surface roads in Coventry by Balfour Beatty. Manufacturer Tarmac claims it is the first in the UK to develop a new asphalt tec ...
  • The European construction industry is continuing to demonstrate encouraging growth, with Deloitte forecasting that the market is on track to grow at a steady rate of 2.5% a year to 2022. With this con ...
  • Nigel Furr from Buckinghamshire has become the latest homeowner to move his property away from oil-based heating to a renewable air source heat pump.
  • Chief executive Peter Oosterveer says industry should embrace external influence. Modernising the construction sector will not take place without the influence of those currently outside the industry, ...
  • The University of Stuttgart’s Institute for Computational Design has developed a method for building with wood in which a building effectively shapes itself during the drying process. The institute ha ...

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