Sustainability

I want to make Britain’s roads 90% recycled


How long will it be before the roads you drive on are almost entirely made from recycled material?

Coventry CC to trial modular construction


Coventry City Council is to trial the use of volumetric modular construction homes in a bid to tackle housing shortage in the area.

How our sector can meet its sustainability commitments in 2019


Sustainability is at the top of the agenda for every sector and in particular, the construction industry.

Somerset unveils Dutch Hillblock flood defence


A Somerset town has built a Hillblock flood defence based on Dutch design to reduce floods and erosion. 

Spring Statement: Industry reacts


Industry reacts to Chancellor PhilipHammond's SpringStatement

It pays to build high – championing steel for high-rise construction


Steel is used widely in the UK especially in commercial high rise buildings.

RSPB calls for buildings to accommodate swift nests


The RSPB has called on construction firms and councils to provide places for swift nests in new buildings.

Chancellor unveils infrastructure and housing boost


The Spring Statement has been given to the House of Commons by Chancellor Phillip Hammond.

EV charging contract awarded


The contract will see more than 50 EV charging points installed.

Infrastructure Commission for Scotland launches first call for evidence


The Infrastructure Commission for Scotland has launched its first call for evidence.