Construction issues

  • Donald Trump
    Features

    Waiting on the White House

    2016-11-23T12:38:00Z

    Could having a property developer as US president be good for UK construction?

  • AHR BIM
    Features

    BIM survey: Multi-dimensional issues

    2016-11-11T06:00:00Z

    Building’s annual BIM survey shows a lack of qualified staff, perceived higher costs and handicaps for SMEs, makes a fully digital built environment a far cry

  • BIM Initiative 2016 - BIMSpace
    Features

    Taking off into BiMSpace

    2016-11-10T07:30:00Z

    Balfour Beatty has been co-ordinating the National Automotive Innovation Centre project from its digital modelling powerhouse hut, developed by Cullinan Studio. We took a look into BiMspace, winner of BIM Initiative of the Year

  • Philip Hammond
    Features

    Autumn Statement: Mister Money Bags?

    2016-11-08T14:40:00Z

    The new chancellor indicated that it might be time to abandon his predecessor’s budget surplus plan

  • Construction workers
    Features

    Waiting for a EU turn

    2016-11-02T06:00:00Z

    The new government professes grand ambitions to boost housebuilding and infrastructure

  • Child reaching for plane
    Features

    So near and yet so far…

    2016-10-28T06:00:00Z

    Setting up the National Infrastructure Commission was seen as a sign of the government’s commitment to getting rail, power and other major schemes built

  • Lifebelt
    Features

    Farmer Review: Not waving but drowning

    2016-10-17T11:47:00Z

    Mark Farmer’s government-commissioned report into the construction industry makes for shocking reading. Speaking to Building the author explains his view of the dire state of the industry

  • Viaduc
    Features

    The new grand tour of Europe

    2016-08-12T06:00:00Z

    Where’s a EU-positive culture vulture to go this summer for a lingering look at all the architectural gems the Continent has to offer? Some industry experts suggest an itinerary …

  • Rio Olympics
    Features

    Rio 2016: Blood, sweat and tears

    2016-08-04T06:00:00Z

    What with the economy nosediving, an all-consuming construction scandal, massive budget overruns and by the seat of their pants venue delivery - it’s a wonder the Rio Olympics are happening at all

  • Olympic Stadium / West Ham
    Features

    West Ham's new home: Who forgot the roof?

    2016-07-29T06:00:00Z

    At a cost of £700m, nearly three times the initial estimate, questions are being raised about the price tag of the former Olympic stadium