Culture Change Must Follow Grenfell Tragedy

Posted on August 01, 2017

The terrible tragedy of the Grenfell Tower block fire has put the role our industry plays in keeping people safe in buildings into sharp focus. There is now a criminal investigation underway to establish whether refurbishment work on the tower...

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Indoor Air Quality – The Next Big Planning Issue?

Posted on July 19, 2017

The Mayor of London is considering a proposal to make Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) one of the requirements developers have to satisfy in order to receive planning permission. This could be a game changer in efforts to protect building occupants from...

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So... What Happens Next?

Posted on May 17, 2017

"Expect the unexpected." Never has that old saying been more appropriate. Who would have believed we would be facing another General Election just two years after the last one? It has been one political shock after another since David Cameron...

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Hammond's Budget Was Not All Bad

Posted on April 04, 2017

Most of the national headlines around the Spring Budget focused on the instantly discredited hike in National Insurance Contributions (NICs) for the self-employed. Of course, we all know that ended in a humiliating U turn and red faces all...

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