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Sellar to start hunt for £350m Paddington Square builder this summer


New construction director Paul Flexney-Briscoe expects to shortlist half a dozen firms for job

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Celotex denies Panorama's cladding claims

2018-05-24T09:59:00+01:00By Hamish Champ

Insulation manufacturer says it is investigating programme’s retardant allegations “as a matter of urgency”

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Robertson wins big on £1.5bn Scottish housing framework


Twenty contractors win places on the local authority housebuilding framework

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Battersea turns to supply chain for Carillion snagging work

2018-05-24T06:00:00+01:00By ,

Developer asks T&T to manage subcontractors carrying out defects work on bust firm’s first phase


Ibstock warns on rising energy costs

2018-05-24T13:02:00+01:00By Hamish Champ

Brickmaker says rising price environment likely to last until the end of the year

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Combustible cladding removal cash to come from affordable housing fund


Affordable housing pushed back by a year to fund £400m cladding removal programme

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    Hackitt report: ‘In theory she’s right but in practice she could be wrong’


    Dame Judith Hackitt’s report into building regulations and fire safety blames a broken system that needs fixing. So far, so uncontroversial. But her prescription for change has caused uproar right across the industry

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    Projects: The Royal Academy


    Expanding Burlington House into Burlington Gardens is all about forging a strong link between these two historic buildings, using existing underground vaults and a new connecting bridge

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    Elizabeth Tower: The test of time


    The Elizabeth Tower is known the world over for housing the bongs of the Big Ben bell, and standing as a symbol of London, the UK and even democracy. But this venerable structure is in dire need of repair – something a five-year, £61m refurbishment programme is taking care of

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The argument for design


Architects risk losing the ability to influence if we don’t try harder to engage with the rest of industry and explain more convincingly the value of good design

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