Skills challenges for the construction industry

In this Q&A, Mark Connor discusses the skills challenges the construction industry currently faces.

Prioritising full lifecycle assessment

For the industry to meet climate ambitions, we must prioritise full lifecycle assessment.

UK’s first BREEAM Outstanding building

The building has been delivered by VolkerFitzpatrick.

Hull ‘aquagreen’ approved

The aquagreen is designed to reduce flood risk to 870 homes and businesses.

Mythbusting common climate crisis misconceptions

Chris Brierley of the Active Building Centrebusts common climate misconceptions from heat pumps to electric vehicles.

Embodied carbon – how to cut through the greenwash

How environmental product declarations are helping builders better understand embodied carbon.

Green Technologies are the crucial jigsaw piece in realising Net Zero

The development and implementation of green technologies will be paramount to securing a clean and sustainable future.

Biodiversity net gain: a golden opportunity for developers?

How exactly can developers ensure that the benefits of BNG will have a lasting and positive effect on their environment?

Biodiversity benefits receive boost

Proposals set out in the Biodiversity Net Gain consultation

The biggest opportunities for construction in 2022

Supply chain, safety concerns and sustainability will be ongoing issues for construction in 2022.