Lifting equipment, Britlift, award nominations,

Lifting equipment specialist Britlift is reaping the rewards

Specialist lifting equipment engineer Britlift continues to gain recognition with a batch of award nominations.

Waugh Thistleton wins place on Build-in-Wood consortium

Waugh Thistleton Architects has been selected as the only UK partner in a new EU consortium, Build-in-Wood, targeting the reduction of CO2 emissions through increased use of wood for multi-storey buildings.
George Clarke, homes for the future

Homes of the future: University and TV architect collaborate

The ways that homes are designed and built in the future could be completely transformed, thanks to a new project between Northumbria University, Newcastle and architect George Clarke.
Boroughmuir restoration, CALA homes

Boroughmuir restoration to boost local economy, report reveals

The Boroughmuir restoration will include the redevelopment of one of Edinburgh’s most iconic school buildings and will bring over £45m of economic benefits to the local area.
Queen's Speech, National Infrastructure Strategy,

Queen’s Speech: New plans on building safety and the environment

The Government has unveiled “ambitious” plans on building safety, the National Infrastructure Strategy and environmental principles in the Queen’s Speech.

Midland Metropolitan hospital gains additional government support

Work to finish construction of the Midland Metropolitan hospital will now go ahead, after the Chancellor announced £350m in funding to rescue the project This funding will secure the future of the new hospital which has been stalled since the collapse of Carillion in 2018. It follows the...


Most Innovative Supplier, Building Innovation Awards,

Building Innovation Awards: Most Innovative New Product (Hardware)

PBC Today continues our preview of the Building Innovation Awards, with a look at the shortlist for the Most Innovative New Product (Hardware).
Digital Construction Week, dcw2019,

DCW2019: Speakers from CDBB, BRE and MTC announced

Digital Construction Week returns for its fifth year at London ExCeL on 16-17 October, with a host of new exhibitors and speakers.
Solibri Site, BIM,

Case study: Putting Solibri Site to the test

With an increasing demand for BIM model utilisation on construction sites, Bonava Finland and Solibri began a joint project for piloting Solibri Site, a new on-site version of Solibri.


Off-Site Solutions Awards,

Saint-Gobain launches Off-Site Solutions Awards

International Timber, Pasquill, Roofspace Solutions and Scotframe have collaborated to launch the Saint-Gobain Off-Site Solutions (OSS) Awards.
MPBA, Modular and Portable Building Association, offsite solutions,Modular experts

MPBA: Modular experts share knowledge at Offsite Expo

The Modular and Portable Building Association (MPBA) exhibited at the recent Offsite Expo, many people visited them to gain insights and guidance from the UK's modular and volumetric specialists.
Modular homes, retirement living, Housing 21,

Modular homes boost retirement living developments

Modular homes at two retirement living courts in Shrewsbury and Brighouse have been rolled-out by not for profit housing and care provider, Housing 21.
PBC Today August 2019

PBC Today August 2019

In PBC Today August 2019, we examine the crisis in social housing, look at why councils are returning to housebuilding and ask if the planning system is holding back construction.
BIM Today September, Construction Industry Brexit Survey,

BIM Today September 2019

In September's BIM Today, we reveal the results of the Construction Industry Brexit Survey, a major poll of our readers to gauge the confidence of the AEC sector once the UK leaves the European Union.

StormMeister: Active Flood Seal

In this ebook, StormMeister, looks at the company's history and explains how the Active Flood Seal works to ensure doors or barriers stay watertight.

Offsite Construction: Innovation Nation

This ebook examines the evolution of the modular and offsite sector, looking at the efforts underway to bring about lasting change.

Summer Construction Case Update

In this Summer Construction Case Update, Peter Vinden, chief executive of The Vinden Partnership, provides the latest information on a range of key issues affecting the construction sector.



BIM for you with BRE

BRE Academy provide expert training and certification opportunities that provide you with a clear pathway for your needs in the construction industry.

The Compliance Workbook – Innovative technology solutions

A new way to extract data and manage your assets and compliance. Putting your data into action with The Compliance Workbook.

MEDITE SMARTPLY – sustainable timber construction panels

MEDITE SMARTPLY is a market leading manufacturer of sustainable timber construction panels, providing consistent quality products


The 2019 Winner of the Martin Gough Award is…

IES announce this year’s winner of the Martin Gough Student Award, Bayan Khayat-Sarama with ‘Designing a near-Autonomous House in Palestine’

Accessibility issues: Sharing expertise to create a more inclusive world

Ian Streets from About Access discusses tackling accessibility issues by educating others in order to share expert knowledge.

IES’s (ICL) is shortlisted for the Building Awards 2019

IES’s Intelligent Communities Lifecycle (ICL) technology has been shortlisted for Digital & BIM Initiative of the Year category of the Building Awards 2019