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TfL sets out travel advice for the construction sector

Transport for London (TfL)'s toolkit sets out its latest travel advice for the construction sector as more of its workforce returns to sites across the Capital.
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Smart buildings and wellbeing: Wearing your heart on your HVAC

How long before your building “knows” more about you than you do yourself? BSRIA’s Dr Michelle Agha-Hossein and Henry Lawson take a look.
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Green light for 205 apartments at Elthorne Works

Planning permission has been granted for MHA’s Elthorne Works, a co-location scheme situated on Trumpers Way, Hanwell, in Ealing.
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Winvic to construct new Intermodal Rail Freight Terminal

Winvic has secured a £29m contract to deliver a new Intermodal Rail Freight Terminal at Prologis RFI DIRFT in Northamptonshire, forming part of Prologis’ extension to its UK’s logistics park.
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Modular build complete for Cambridge school

Modular construction specialists, Darwin Group has completed a new multi-use block for Gretton School in Cambridge.

Amey secures Avonmouth and Severn Bridges maintenance contract

Amey has been awarded the £16m Specialist Bridge Inspection and Maintenance contract (SBIM) for Avonmouth and Severn Bridges by Highways England.
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Planning reforms offer major boost to SME builders

Landmark changes to the UK’s outdated planning system will protect valued green spaces and offer a major boost to SME builders.
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Insurance implications of the new timber frame fire safety in use...

Marcus Saunders, client service executive for construction at Gallagher, tells us what the new research from the Structural Timber Association (STA) into fire safety could mean for insuring timber framed properties.
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Kier Highways wins £160m Area 4 maintenance contract

Highways England has appointed Kier Highways to deliver the £160m Area 4 maintenance and response contract which will run for eight years.
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Atkins and nPlan collaborate to drive project delivery

Atkins has formed a partnership with artificial intelligence technology start-up company, nPlan, to explore new data-driven contracting models for major project delivery.
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Helgolandkai: BIM pilot project in port construction

In Wilhelmshaven, a 130-year-old quay is once again writing engineering history as a BIM pilot project.
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Transformative design for Edinburgh Waverley Masterplan revealed

Network Rail has released its concept designs for transforming the capital’s main station as part of the Edinburgh Waverley Masterplan.
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Mace secures West Berkshire solar energy scheme

Mace has been chosen by West Berkshire Council to deliver project management services for a solar energy scheme in the region.
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Is your construction supply chain Covid-19 secure?

Despite the easing of some of the restrictions around Covid-19, there is still a strong emphasis on keeping workplaces Covid secure. CHAS discusses what this means for employers and explains what can be done to promote compliance throughout the supply chain.

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