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Day: October 20, 2016

Technology

Two of the UK's best new homes shortlisted for RIBA House of the Year award

An experimental London house incorporating the walls of a 19th century stable into its split-wing design (Kew House) and Vaulted House, a sophisticated family house …

Technology

Japan’s nuclear restart stymied by courts

©AFP Buddhist monks offer prayers for tsunami and earthquake victims at Soma in Fukushima, the scene of a radiation leak A welter of conflicting legal …

Technology

RIBA coaches future industry leaders

Browser does not support script. Contact us The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has announced details for a series of new seminars dedicated to …

Technology

Tendering gets under way for 3,400-home scheme

Local authorities in Hampshire are starting the tender process for the first 3,400 homes of 8,000 planned for a 843ha greenfield site west of Basingstoke. …

Technology

JV formed for £350m Scape Group framework

19 August 2016 | Martin Read A joint venture between real estate consultancies Pick Everard, Gleeds, and AECOM is to deliver a £350 million Built Environment …

Business, Law & Money

Heathrow CEO Hails Support for Expansion

The Chief Executive of Heathrow Airport John Holland-Kaye has hailed what he calls the ‘broad support’ that expansion at the London airport has throughout the …

Developments

Construction Work Underway on £1bn Edinburgh St James Centre

The £1 billion redevelopment of Edinburgh’s St James centre has finally begun after political, financial and legal upheavals caused years of delays to the scheme. …

Civil Engineering

Boosting Renewables in Cities is Key to Achieving Climate and Development Aims

Cities now have an unprecedented chance to transform and decarbonise their energy supply and use, according to the latest report from the International Renewable Energy …

Technology

London Sees Systems that Save Construction 60% on Security Costs

A dramatic switch from human guards to cost-effective smart technologies has been the trend in site security during the past year. Recent schemes carried out …

Developments

Blueprint to Deliver 5,000 New Inner-City Homes Launched

The Greater Icknield and Smethwick Housing Growth Prospectus will drive £400 million development over five key brownfield sites in Birmingham and Smethwick. Icknield Port Loop …