Monday27 June 2016


Hansom HT

Hansom: Rule, Britannia

24 Jun 16 | By Hansom

As the nation decides whether or not to bind its destiny to Europe’s, we are reminded of the strength of our territorial loyalties - be that to our nation, our home town - or to the desk we’re given to sit at …


Back to the future

24 Jun 16 | By Tim Clark

Clancy Consulting had to use all its creativity and attention to detail as engineering consultant for the award-winning British Motor Museum to create an innovative building worthy to house the UK’s greatest motor vehicles - including a particularly famous DeLorean

Market review

Market review: Ongoing uncertainty

23 Jun 16 | By Michael Dall

The UK economy and the construction sector both continue to grow but concerns over the EU referendum have led to things slowing down in recent months

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The construction manager: Last chance to see?

24 Jun 16

Since its heyday in the 1990s, the construction manager has declined in numbers, due to the loss of its natural habitat of rising inflation and wealthy clients. Building assesses whether time has run out for the once-common role or whether it’s about to bounce back


Brexit: No time to hedge our bets

17 Jun 16

As polling cards are readied for the UK’s EU referendum, the construction sector prepares for the possibility of a vote to Leave. Building speaks to professionals about the possible profound effects on labour and material costs, foreign investment, and growth and trade

Grand Union Park

‘The next Canary Wharf and Stratford combined’

16 Jun 16

A planned interchange between HS2 and Crossrail has made an unassuming spot of west London a candidate for the largest regeneration scheme in the UK

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Michael Heseltine

Heseltine: ‘I haven’t yet been told to shut up’

5 May 16

While most 83-year-olds settle for a quiet life and daytime TV, Lord Heseltine’s time is taken up spearheading the government’s regeneration agenda

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Image of the week

Engineering London

Image of the week: Engineering the world

24 Jun 16

An exhibition devoted to the work of Ove Arup

Sketch of the week


Sketch of the week: University of Winchester

24 Jun 16

This week’s #buildingdoodle sketch is by Richard Jobson, director at Design Engine


Online poll: Construction management

24 Jun 16

Is construction management finished as a mainstream procurement route? Vote here



EU referendum: Get ready for the day after

23 Jun 16

Whatever the result of the EU referendum, we cannot afford to opt out on diversity

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Marrying BIM and FM

27 Jun 16

BIM enthusiasts must get to grip with Integrated Workspace Management Systems

Richard Steer 2014

UK economy: Steadying the ship

24 Jun 16

Whatever the outcome of the EU referendum, it’s important that those on both sides of the debate now work together to get the UK economy and construction back on course after months of uncertainty

Michael Dall

Why we need experts in the Brexit debate

23 Jun 16

One of the most worrying aspects of this referendum campaign has been the rubbishing of economic experts’ opinions

Patricia Molina Benitez

Engineering has an image problem

23 Jun 16

I’m at the start of my career and full of hope about my future, so why don’t more girls and women see engineering as an option for them?

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