News

  • Smoke alarms to be made mandatory in rented homes

    Housing Minister Eddie Hughes MP has announced new rules that mean smoke alarms must be fitted in all rented accommodation.
  • Get Involved

    Building Engineer prides itself on presenting high-quality technical information and industry insight, and would like to showcase the expertise of the members themselves.
  • RICs revises code of conduct

    The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors has revised its rules highlighting transparency, ethical behaviour and sustainability following a nine-week consultation with members, clients and the public.
  • Manchester music centre picks up three RIBA gongs for extension

    The Oglesby Centre, a £4.3m three-storey extension to the historic rec...

Features

Click and Collect

The term housing crisis was in use long before Covid-19 forced everyone to down tools. Off-site construction, modular and prefabricated building could make up for lost time but, as Elaine Knutt asks, is it really that simple?
  • Continuing Professional Development

    Even during Covid-19, CABE is finding innovative ways to bring members value, says Kirri Porter-White, Training & Learning Development Manager
  • Open and shut case

    In the race to make new builds and existing buildings energy and heat efficient, acoustic, ventilation and thermal comfort practicalities may have been overlooked. As Elaine Knutt discovers, that’s about to change.

Products & services

  • New AICO Product Selector Arrives

    AICO latest Product Selector details their extensive product range and...
  • New Draka UC- Connect Structured Cabling Solutions Guides

    Prysmian Group has released three new interactive product guides.
  • An Evolution in GEZE Design

    It’s new and improved. It’s eco-friendly and capable of networking. An...

Topics

  • CABE Sustainability winner

    Winner: Community Health Partnerships for Foleshill Health Centre, Coventry. Designed and constructed to Passivhaus Classic standards – a first for NHS England – it has also achieved BREEAM Excellent certification.
  • CABE Digital Transformation:highly commended

    Highly commended: Sava for Intelligent Energy is carbon footprint modelling software that helps residential buildings determine the costs and associated measures involved in hitting net zero by 2050.
  • CABE Digital Transformation winner

    Winner: Build Test Solutions for SmartHTC, a revolutionary way of measuring the real thermal performance of buildings that is cheap and scalable.
  • CABE's annual conference report

    CABE’s annual conference proved to be a lively forum for discussion this year. Denise Chevin reports on the views and opinions of the industry leaders who were there
  • CABE New Build: highly commended

    Highly Commended: Freeman Consultancy for The Bothy Restaurant, Wentworth Garden Centre, South Yorkshire. A new restaurant building constructed on a busy Grade I-listed country house estate.
  • Gold Service Awards winners

    The CABE Gold Service Award is presented to members who have supported and advanced the Association through their ideas and values
  • CABE New Build winner

    Winner: The University of Wolverhampton for the School of Architecture and the Built Environment (SoABE). A flagship project designed to preserve the site’s architectural legacy and deliver a state-of-the-art, purpose-built teaching facility.
  • CABE Facilities Management or Refurbishment winner

    Winner: Daniel Connal Partnership for Wells Maltings, North Norfolk. The preservation of a 19th Century Grade II-listed building has enabled it to become a versatile community space.

CABE News

  • #Engineeringkidsfutures

    An open letter to the Government to help tackle the UK’s engineering skills shortage

    CABE has joined forces with over 150 world-leading engineers, scientists and technology giants to urge the Government to help tackle the UK’s engineering skills shortage by embedding engineering into current primary school learning and support #EngineeringKidsFutures.

    Professor…

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  • CABE Gold Service Awards 2021

    The CABE Gold Service Award is presented to members who have supported and advanced the Association through their ideas and values.

    This year, the CABE Awards Panel presents the Gold Service Award to George Paton and Michelle Tuxford for their dedication to the Association and desire to help its members.


    George Paton FCABE Chartered Building Engineer

    George joined…

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  • CABE Peter Stone Award

     

    Winner: Ann Bentley, Global Board Director at Rider Levett Bucknall. A 35-year career supporting cross-industry initiatives makes for a worthy winner of CABE’s most prestigious award.

    The Peter Stone Award is the most prestigious presented by CABE. It is given to a person, company or organisation that, through invention, research, design, publicity, education,…

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  • Barney and Echo Citizen Books

    We are proud to announce that CABE is supporting children at Overstone Primary School, in Northampton to learn all about internet safety by purchasing the next book in the Barney and Echo series Caught in the Web for students at the school.

    The book comes with educational resources aimed at providing fun and interactive ways for primary school children to learn about important social…

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