Thursday23 October 2014


Bents Green school

Online poll: School spending

23 Oct 14

Should the manifesto contain a pledge for a government-funded programme to address the predicted shortage of new school places? Vote here

Barny Evans

Rocking down to electric avenue?

23 Oct 14

What are the implications of a widespread electrification of cities?

Noble Francis

Growth outside of housing

23 Oct 14

The latest CPA/Barbour ABI Construction Index reached 132 in September, 3% higher than in August and 12% higher than one year earlier

Michael Dall

Diagnosing the drop

23 Oct 14

The latest construction output figures show that the industry remains in a relatively healthy position

Julie Hirigoyen

How sustainable is your own office building?

22 Oct 14

A new report shows that high quality sustainable office design is not only good for the planet, it’s good for your staff’s wellbeing and productivity too

Peter Hansford

Without stopping for breath

22 Oct 14

Work on the Government Construction Strategy continues apace, but there’s still lots to do

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Hansom: Known unknowns

17 Oct 14

The year 2014 is an unnerving place - nobody’s sure how many chimneys Battersea Power Station has, Bob the Builder has the face of a child, and an app can summon hordes to your door to devour your leftovers

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An award for building performance

10 Oct 14

An award based on actual building performance? One already exists

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My digital life

Richard Piggott

My digital life … Richard Piggott

21 Feb 14

The Szerelmey business development manager on Pinterest, a useful app for tube strikes and watching Homeland on his iPad in bed

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