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Day: December 9, 2020

Sustainability

Balfour Beatty launches refreshed Sustainability strategy, “Building New Futures”

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, is set to Go Beyond Net Zero Carbon,  Generate Zero Waste and Positively Impact More than 1 Million People …

Warehouse, Industrial & Logisitcs

Helloparks continues expansion in Maglód, Hungary

Futureal Group’s logistics megaparks can contribute significantly to the country’s competitiveness   In the eastern agglomeration of Budapest, next to the M0 ring road, HelloParks continues …

Energy

Worldwide model project: Bunhill 2 Energy Centre heats London homes with GEA heat pump technology

The idea is as ingenious as it is unique and has the potential to become a global role model: the Bunhill Heat and Power Network …

Procurement

CONSTRUCTION PLAYBOOK REACTION: PROCUREMENT ADAPTATION CENTRAL TO DRIVING CHANGE

Those in the public sector working on procurement will need to radically adapt and change the way they work to support change in the construction …

Residential

Works commence on new £10m Nottinghamshire housing development

Building works have started on ‘Forest Park’; an exclusive 45-home development in Nottinghamshire, by property developer Taggart Homes. Located in the sought-after village of Annesley, …

Offsite, Modular & Portable

McCarthy & Stone Agree Major New 5 Year MMC Framework With Sigmat

Leeds-based Sigmat have agreed a major new partnership with McCarthy & Stone, the UK’s leading developer and manager of retirement communities, to use Sigmat’s unique …

Public Sector & Government

PROPERTY INDUSTRY ‘MUST DO MORE’ TO IMPROVE PERCEPTION AMONG UK COMMUNITIES, NEW RESEARCH FINDS

New SCAPE research finds just one in five people believe developers will deliver on their commitments to improving local communities  Half of UK residents can’t think of a local construction project that has had …

Mixed-Use

Mixed-use developments – creating a more rounded community

10-minute walk anyone? Picture an alternative reality where you can wake up and be at your workplace, school, supermarket, or sports centre within less than …

Commercial

BAM STARTS WORK ON THE LARGEST SPECULATIVE OFFICE DEVELOPMENT IN SOUTHERN ENGLAND THIS YEAR

CEG’s 200,000 sq ft EQ development in the heart of Bristol City Centre broke ground on the main construction phase this week, becoming the largest …

Technology

Useful Applications of Machine Learning in the Construction Industry

Machine learning is helping construction companies the world over to replace monotonous human tasks. Machine learning also helps with the designing and planning of projects, …