Post-Grenfell Review Heading In The Right Direction

Posted on December 28, 2017

The industry should welcome the Hackitt Review's call for culture change and performance-based regulations. The construction industry will be challenged to deliver what it promises if the changes proposed by the review of the Building...

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Planning Breakthrough On Indoor Air Quality?

Posted on November 22, 2017

Could the penny finally be dropping on indoor air quality (IAQ)? The government is once again facing legal action, launched by environmental lawyers ClientEarth, over its failure to reduce levels of air pollution despite being ordered to put...

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It's Time To Shout About Apprenticeships

Posted on October 09, 2017

The new university term has started with student numbers higher than last year. Despite all the bad publicity about course fees and soaring student debt, the vast majority of young people entering further education are still choosing to follow a...

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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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