Interviews

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    A look at 2014: Chris Brown, Igloo

    2013-12-20T11:54:00Z

    The chief executive of Igloo on how he feels the economic recovery will affect his business next year

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    Interview: Alinea

    2013-12-13T06:00:00Z

    The founders of Alinea have a track record in Davis Langdon and EC Harris and some pretty impressive towers behind them. But can this offshoot compete with the big boys, and see off start-up rivals?

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    Interview: Witherford Watson Mann

    2013-12-03T06:00:00Z

    Witherford Watson Mann’s redesign of Astley Castle impressed and surprised everyone from client to the Stirling prize judging panel. But winning UK architecture’s top prize isn’t going to change how WWM works.

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    Interview: Beth West, HS2

    2013-11-28T11:11:00Z

    HS2 has come under renewed scrutiny from members of the government and the opposition. But growing uncertainty is just one of the issues commercial director Beth West has to deal with

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    Interview: Cyrille Ragoucy, Lafarge Tarmac

    2013-11-20T09:30:00Z

    The chief executive of Lafarge Tarmac has big plans for the newly merged materials giant. And he’s not going to let a little difference of opinion with the Competition Commission stand in his way

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    Interview: Kamran Moazami

    2013-11-13T06:00:00Z

    Kamran Moazami is the man behind some of the most famous high-rise buildings in the world. The WSP director spoke about leaving Iran, taking on Manhattan and helping the British learn to love the skyscraper

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    Interview: Rise

    2013-11-08T06:00:00Z

    Bob White, Ian Eggers and Gareth Stapleton have had some stressful moments since launching their own construction management consultancy in the midst an economic downturn. But now Rise is, well, on the up.

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    Interview with Munish Datta, M&S

    2013-10-30T09:47:00Z

    Fresh from the success of the flagship Cheshire Oaks eco store, Munish Datta, the head of M S’ sustainability strategy, is thinking smaller…

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    Interview: Andrew Ridley-Barker, Vinci

    2013-10-23T11:53:00Z

    Vinci’s construction boss on why the firm is putting airports at the centre of its growth strategy

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    Interview: Jeff Adams, United House

    2013-10-16T12:54:00Z

    The United House boss on how the firm morphed from a social housing contractor into a developer with a £600m pipeline