Wednesday17 December 2014


Michael Dall

2015’s pipeline looks strong

17 Dec 14

As 2014 draws to a close there are still plenty of reasons to be optimistic about the performance of the construction industry

Noble Francis

Some seasonal cheer

17 Dec 14

As we come to the end of the year and thoughts turn to Christmas, the latest CPA/Barbour ABI Construction index brings us more seasonal cheer

Richard McCarthy

How does your garden grow?

17 Dec 14

It may be an old idea, but if done properly the latest crop of government-approved garden cities could really help meet housing need in a sustainable way

Julie Hirigoyen

A Christmas wish with a twist

15 Dec 14

All I want for Christmas is … for environmental and social concerns to be tackled head on by the real estate sector

Andrew Stunell

Hidden in plain view

12 Dec 14

There were 53 cases of slave labour identified in the UK construction industry last year. While the government’s Modern Slavery Bill will help enforce tighter regulation, the sector must stay vigilant to stamp it out altogether

David Cameron and Nick Clegg

Online poll: Coalition record

12 Dec 14

Has the coalition government been good for the construction industry? Vote here

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Hansom: The pre-xmas phrasebook

12 Dec 14

We get into the yuletide spirit with a pantomime, office Christmas parties, festive jumpers, medieval warriors in the fictional land of Westeros, and an ancient kiwi battle dance. Ho ho ho!

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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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