• CIC LVD MAP

    The Construction Industry Council Low Value Disputes Model Adjudication Procedure (CIC LVD MAP) launched via a webinar during lockdown.
  • Top tips for working safety

    Adrian Buttress, Managing Director at Permaroof, has the following advice for working during the Covid-19 pandemic:
  • CABE accredited programme

    UCEM’s BSc (Hons) Building Control programme and Building Control Surveyor Degree apprenticeship have been accredited by CABE.
  • Defying Gravity

    Stonemasons Ian Knapper created a floating stone staircase for a historic house renovation.
  • Protecting heritage

    Historic England has launched a second emergency fund to support the heritage sector recovery from the effects of the Coronavirus pandemic.
  • Cladding safety fund

    In late May a new £1bn building safety fund to remove dangerous cladding from high-rise buildings was announced.
  • Approved Document B

    The government has published an amendment to the statutory guidance to building safety regulations – otherwise known as Approved Document B.
  • Opinion from LGA

    Responding to the Housing, Communities and Local Government Select Committee report on cladding remediation, Lord Porter of the Local Government Association (LGA) said:
  • Support the EPC bill

    The Sustainable Energy Association has sent an open letter to the Minister of State and the government to support the Domestic Premises (Energy Performance) Bill/EPC band C.
  • Recovery roadmap

    In June the Construction Leadership Council (CLC) published the Roadmap to Recovery plan.
  • Set for change

    Nina Cardinal, National Technical Manager at Hanson Cement, discusses how cement and concrete can be more eco-friendly.
  • SuDS standards

    Martin Lambley, Product Manager for stormwater management at Wavin, highlights the fundamentals of Sustainble Urban Drainage Systems
  • Good with wood

    Jeremy English, Director at Södra Wood, believes timber is the answer to the building industry’s problems, if only it can give up concrete…
  • Access all areas

    Julie Fleck OBE MRTPI (Rtd), Strategic Access and Inclusive Design Adviser, questions the true meaning of inclusive building design.
  • She built that

    Enterprise Ireland Market Advisor Anne Corr believes the construction industry has been hiding its light under a bushel when it comes to opportunities.
  • Design challenges

    Building engineering involves problem solving and creative thinking, and it’s a skillset that’s honed during studies.
  • Space for change

    PROTO: The Emerging Technology Centre, Gateshead won best extension in CABE’s Built Environment Awards, and here’s why.