Design

Planning Early to Avoid Gull Issues Always Pays Off


Netting is the most effective way to protect buildings by denying access to pest birds, a physical barrier that provides total exclusion

Progressing the way to net zero development


To achieve net zero carbon, developers must focus on reducing emissions dramatically.

Cop26: construction sector needs support to deliver


COP26 has brought the impact of climate change into sharp focus.

How construction can help build a net zero future


With COP26 dominating the headlines, how can construction help?

Shortage of building control officers set to cause disruption to UK construction sector


Iain Thomson looks at look at the challenge the industry faces to get more young people interested in the building control industry

Future of Modular Housing in Construction


Sean Keyes is managing director at Sutcliffe. In this feature he writes about the future of modular housing within the construction sector.

Patent of the Month: Heat Pumps U-bend U-turn 


Currently, around 14% of the UK’s greenhouse gas emissions can be attributed to heating or cooling buildings 

Bridging the Gap: Establishing a Multi-Purpose “Meanwhile” Project with Ebury Edge


Francesco Ferrari has developed a deep understanding of the engineering challenges of city regeneration, ensuring community needs are met

MMC: Why It’s Time to Set the Standard


As the Government’s 2025 deadline approaches for new builds to be ‘zero carbon ready’, and with mandates for 25% of new homes to be MMC

Flight of the GSL Navigator


In this latest feature, Global Head of Digitalisation, Zutec writes about the impact of the new LA GSL Navigator.