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BIM in 2018: have your say
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BIM in 2018: have your say

NBS launches its eighth annual National BIM Survey this week, and this year is looking to see how far BIM has now become “business as usual” for the design community.The 2017 report from NBS highlighted an increasing frustration from construction professionals on the lack of clarity and enforcement by the Government of its own BIM Level 2 mandate. With BIM awareness at near universal levels and BIM adoption steadily increasing year on year, the 2018 survey will be a good indicator on whether this perceived lack of support from Government will have a direct impact on this steady growth. NBS Chief Executive, Richard Waterhouse, said: “The 2017 BIM...

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Access Safeguard’s damp- and waterproofing technology...

Safeguard has updated its essential product guide with a new, fourth edition that provides crucial information on specifying its market-leading ranges of damp- and waterproofing...

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Three-year Housebuilding Degree is first dedicated...

Redrow, the leading housebuilder, in partnership with Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) and Coleg Cambria, one of the UK’s largest colleges have established the UK’s first ...

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New door hardware brochure is packed with inspiration

With all-glass entrances, partitions and doors a trending design in architecture,... Read More

Heckmondwike launches new CPD seminar

Heckmondwike, one of the UK’s leading fibre bonded carpet and carpet tile manufacturers, has... Read More

BUILDING PRODUCT LIBRARY - LATEST BROCHURES

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BUILDING PRODUCT DIRECTORY - LATEST PRODUCTS

Powershock
Powershock

Powershock 60 This 6mm thick tile rubber flooring is the perfect flooring for your gym or fitness...

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Recreation 45 & 60
Recreation 45 & 60

Recreation 45Specially designed for multipurpose use and light recreation activities, Rec 45 is a...

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HQR
HQR

Gerflor's HQR flooring is a textile backed flooring with an easy to clean PU surface coating. This...

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Latest News

Bespoke fire panels with Advanced's AdSpecials service

For customers requiring custom fire panels, Advanced's AdSpecials team will work with them to design and manufacture unique panels and control interfaces for its fire...

New year, new products

Freefoam Building Products have got off to a cracking start in 2018 with the launch of two new products ranges – Anthracite Grey Round Gutter System and an Acrylic...


Housing

Housing

Banking industry support for Carillion supply chain

UK banks and the Government are working closely to make sure the impact of the Carillion liquidation on SMEs in the supply chain is understood and managed in a way that...

A unique insight from stainless steel specialists GEC Anderson

As the popularity of stainless steel worktops continues to grow, it is interesting to examine why this should be as well as how and when this trend may have started....


Public Sector

Public Sector

Banking industry support for Carillion supply chain

UK banks and the Government are working closely to make sure the impact of the Carillion liquidation on SMEs in the supply chain is understood and managed in a way that...

RIBA calls for public sector rethink following Carillion collapse

The Carillion collapse shows the need to rethink how public sector contracts are procured and managed, according to the UK's architects.The RIBA has voiced concerns...


Hotel, Sport & Leisure

Hotel, Sport & Leisure

Banking industry support for Carillion supply chain

UK banks and the Government are working closely to make sure the impact of the Carillion liquidation on SMEs in the supply chain is understood and managed in a way that...

A unique insight from stainless steel specialists GEC Anderson

As the popularity of stainless steel worktops continues to grow, it is interesting to examine why this should be as well as how and when this trend may have started....


Health

Banking industry support for Carillion supply chain

UK banks and the Government are working closely to make sure the impact of the Carillion liquidation on SMEs in the supply chain is understood and managed in a way that...

A unique insight from stainless steel specialists GEC Anderson

As the popularity of stainless steel worktops continues to grow, it is interesting to examine why this should be as well as how and when this trend may have started....


Education

Education

Banking industry support for Carillion supply chain

UK banks and the Government are working closely to make sure the impact of the Carillion liquidation on SMEs in the supply chain is understood and managed in a way that...

A unique insight from stainless steel specialists GEC Anderson

As the popularity of stainless steel worktops continues to grow, it is interesting to examine why this should be as well as how and when this trend may have started....


Sustainability

Sustainability

Banking industry support for Carillion supply chain

UK banks and the Government are working closely to make sure the impact of the Carillion liquidation on SMEs in the supply chain is understood and managed in a way that...

A unique insight from stainless steel specialists GEC Anderson

As the popularity of stainless steel worktops continues to grow, it is interesting to examine why this should be as well as how and when this trend may have started....


Regeneration

Regeneration

Banking industry support for Carillion supply chain

UK banks and the Government are working closely to make sure the impact of the Carillion liquidation on SMEs in the supply chain is understood and managed in a way that...

A unique insight from stainless steel specialists GEC Anderson

As the popularity of stainless steel worktops continues to grow, it is interesting to examine why this should be as well as how and when this trend may have started....


Training/CPD’s

Training/CPD’s

Banking industry support for Carillion supply chain

UK banks and the Government are working closely to make sure the impact of the Carillion liquidation on SMEs in the supply chain is understood and managed in a way that...

A unique insight from stainless steel specialists GEC Anderson

As the popularity of stainless steel worktops continues to grow, it is interesting to examine why this should be as well as how and when this trend may have started....

BIM

Banking industry support for Carillion supply chain

UK banks and the Government are working closely to make sure the impact of the Carillion liquidation on SMEs in the supply chain is understood and managed in a way that...

A unique insight from stainless steel specialists GEC Anderson

As the popularity of stainless steel worktops continues to grow, it is interesting to examine why this should be as well as how and when this trend may have started....


Ecobuild / Exhibitions

Ecobuild / Exhibitions

Banking industry support for Carillion supply chain

UK banks and the Government are working closely to make sure the impact of the Carillion liquidation on SMEs in the supply chain is understood and managed in a way that...

A unique insight from stainless steel specialists GEC Anderson

As the popularity of stainless steel worktops continues to grow, it is interesting to examine why this should be as well as how and when this trend may have started....