Wednesday01 June 2016



Khan's balancing act

27 May 16

The Bishopsgate Goodsyard site is an unpromising advert for London’s supposedly vibrant development pipeline


Stamping out abuse

19 May 16

Amid a flurry of evidence about the horrific conditions some workers in Qatar have faced, it is easy to say that workers’ rights and their enforcement need extensive reform


London mayoral election: Knitting together

5 May 16

The new mayor of London faces huge challenges, as far as the built environment is concerned


A tragedy we cannot afford to forget

22 Apr 16

The level of complexity involved in the safe operation and maintenance of cranes is underlined by the length of time taken to reach a verdict over the Battersea tragedy


Zaha the great

6 Apr 16

Zaha Hadid broke boundaries and will inspire a new generation of young architects with her inventiveness and experimentation


A Budget and its blunders

24 Mar 16

The government’s plans to cut disability benefits has meant that last week’s Budget has come in for intense public and political scrutiny and now the government needs to find £4.4bn to balance its books


Sustainability: The vision thing

9 Mar 16

Real sustainability means a built environment that can sustain its current, and future, population


EU referendum: The great unknown

25 Feb 16

The noise from Westminster on the decision dubbed “one of the biggest in our lifetimes” by Cameron has only built as the week has gone on

Sarah Richardson

Staying power

12 May 16

With local and regional elections out of the way, the countdown to the poll that could potentially have the biggest effect on the country has now begun in earnest

Sarah Richardson

In uncertain times

29 Apr 16

The construction sector has become well used to ups and downs in economic assessments of its performance


London beckons

15 Apr 16

Three weeks from now, Londoners will head to the polls to decide who will fill the sizeable Boris-shaped void in the capital’s City Hall


Unstoppable BIM

1 Apr 16

After half a decade of pressure, persuasion and investment, how successful has the initiative been?


Budget 2016: Cold comfort

18 Mar 16

Confirmation that the government is backing the NIC is welcome but their approach to infrastructure is still falling short of the mark


Money where the mouth is

4 Mar 16

The picture painted by the government of a fresh regeneration push as a fix to poverty ignores the complexity of the communities it is designed to help

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