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Polyflor showcases green credentials in new Sustainability Report

Commercial and residential vinyl flooring specialist Polyflor has recently published its 12th annual Sustainability Report which outlines the UK manufacturer’s environmental performance over the past year. The 88-page report gives a detailed account of the sustainability milestones that Polyflor reached... View Article

A mark of quality

At this year’s BRUFMA Conference, in a presentation entitled Achieving the Each Home Counts objectives – and maximising industry benefits, Dr Howard Porter, CEO of BEAMA, (the Trade body for UK electrical manufacturing industry) and Chair of the Each Home... View Article

A crystal ball on construction post-Brexit

With the general election over and the implications of a Conservative government supported by the DUP provoking uncertainty across many in the construction industry, William Waller, Market Intelligence Lead at Arcadis, will provide some insight into what the future holds... View Article

RICS response to the Queen’s Speech

Lewis Johnston, RICS Parliamentary Affairs Manager, comments: “In advance of the Queen’s Speech the Prime Minister promised ‘humility’, and the legislative programme laid before Parliament has certainly been pruned after the unexpected election result. However, there are areas where the Government... View Article

Making the case for flood resilience

The fact that one in six homes across the UK is at risk of flooding and that one new home in every 14 is constructed on land that has a significant chance of flooding, it’s absolutely critical that when it... View Article

New guide launched to cut noise nuisance in new homes

A new blueprint for acoustic practitioners, council planners and developers that aims to protect home dwellers from noise by putting good acoustic design at the heart of all new residential development has been published. The Professional Practice Guidance on Planning... View Article

Visit the Surface & Materials Show 2017

An unmissable aspect of UK Construction Week, The Surface & Materials Show celebrates its third year with an inspiring package of seminars, stands and events.  In 1,600 m² of space, the Surface & Materials Show is a key element of... View Article

Leading consultancy prospers in the university sector

Multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy Hilson Moran continues to strengthen its prominence in the university sector, with a recent appointment by one of the UK’s leading universities and the completion of work at Royal Holloway, University of London. Hilson Moran has been... View Article

UK rental system ot fit for purpose

New research among 2,000 UK adults by virtual online letting agency LetBritain has revealed the sentiments of Britain’s landlord community. It found: 37% of British landlords consider the system unsuited to a rapid and demanding rental market – equating to... View Article

Seven teams compete to design new Edinburgh landmark

The seven diverse proposals from the teams vying to win the Ross Pavilion International Design Competition and revitalise West Princes Street Gardens now go on show to the public. Concept designs displayed in online gallery, and at a public exhibition... View Article
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