Home Industry Insight Planning & Construction Insight

Planning & Construction Insight

digital technologies, asite

Covid-19 and the reinvention of the construction industry

Asite has launched a research report examining how the construction industry can adapt to survive, using digital technologies in the face of Covid-19.
construction industry,

Building Resilience: Rethinking our approach to construction

This report by Asite provides a snapshot of the future trends shaping the industry, the opportunities and issues it faces in 2020 and exemplifies the virtues of a regionally engaged and globally responsive approach.
Emails and documents with Copronet

Copronet – We love email. Don’t we?

Copronet discuss their solution to searching documents through multiple criteria - helping to keep your construction project moving.
HSE advise for COVID-19

COVID-19 – An update from the HSE (Health & Safety Executive)

The Access Group discuss the latest advice from the HSE on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and how that looks in a workplace environment
Easter offers on estimating service from Build Aviator

Easter offers on Build Aviator’s estimating service – 30th March until 14th April

Build Aviator estimating service is on offer for the Easter period - perfect for your planning and construction projects.
CPD training, roofing,

Actis invites roofers to enjoy free CPD training at RCI show

The free CPD training sessions for roofers being offered by Actis are available for up-to-date compliance with a focus on products.
Permitted Development Rights

Advantage Insurance (AHCI) takes a look at Permitted Development Rights

Discussing Permitted Development Rights to convert office buildings to residential use and the benefits that they bring to resolve housing issues.
House Types

Build Aviator unveils one-stop shop to assist housebuilding

Build Aviator's House Types packages offer a one-stop shop to ensure you have everything you need from planning approval to building the finished product.
Access Consultants

Opening the door to access consultants will save money

Ian Streets of About Access discusses the benefits of access consultants, particularly in the long-term where it costs to put things right.
Build Aviator Estimating Software

How Build Aviator ensures you spend more time on the tools

Build Aviator discuss their estimating software and how you can make the most of the tools on hand to stay on top of your project.
Build Aviator

Build Aviator – Executive Client Packs

Build Aviator discuss their new product for executive clients which will house their customer's quantity take-off reports.
Martin Gough Award

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

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.
interpreting data

Thoughts from the shovel face: interpreting data

Paul Nathanail, managing director of Land Quality Management Ltd, reflects on the importance of accurate communications and data assessment.
VIBES Awards promoting environmental change

IES are named finalists in the VIBES Awards 2019

IES has been named as a finalist in the Product Scotland category of this year’s VIBES Scottish Environment Business Awards!
Integrated Environmental Solutions Limited

IES software used in design of first daylight trough for office tower in the...

Case study: IES discuss how their software has been used in the design of first daylight trough for an office tower in the Tropics IEN Consultants used the radiance capability within IES Virtual Environment (IESVE) to investigate the design of the first daylight trough for a high-rise office tower in...
About Access

About Access – Hidden disabilities – and hidden disabled people

Ian Streets from About Access discusses tackling disability issues and provisions against them when considering building projects We often look at the issues around hidden disabilities, and now one of our projects has involved studying the provisions made for disabled people who could themselves be described as hidden – behind...
Blue Anchor restoration with Selectaglaze

Selectaglaze’s secondary glazing at the Blue Anchor

The Blue Anchor has called last orders in Fishpool St, St Albans, with Selectaglaze helping in the restoration to a two-storey home.
Argyll Environmental

Argyll Environmental welcomes new ‘Land Contamination: Risk Management’

With the the Environment Agency’s updated Land Contamination guidance document, Argyll Environmental discuss the new guidance and it's benefits
church tower restoration

Refurbished church bells chime on considerately: praise be to Selectaglaze!

Selectaglaze have helped in noise reduction of church bells during a refurbishment of the church tower in Much Hadham, Hertfordshire
Glazing

Plumstead Church congregation rejoices at triumphant secondary glazing

Selectaglaze detail the glazing installation at St Michael's church in London, which is now benifitting with noise reduction and insulation.
About Access

Credit to Highways England for exemplar approach to consultation

About Access praise Highways England when looking at two case studies involving accessibility within their consultation procedures.
Elecosoft

Plan your projects better – watch our free webinar now

Elecosoft provide you with a webinar to demonstrate how best to plan construction projects and manage the progress, giving you the results you need.
GroupBC

Information Management – The time is now

The time has come to take a fresh look at how better information management can help not only during project delivery, but across your company.
JCT

JCT Online Store – www.jctltd.co.uk

Browse the full range of JCT construction contracts, including the current 2016 Edition, guidance notes, documentation, and other useful titles.
Trimble

18th Edition – 20 things you need to know

From the DPC we have identified 20 changes that may affect you.

Latest News

Planning & Construction Insight