Built Environment

Jonathan Campion|Sep 13, 2020|magazine

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Low carbon aluminium for construction: building back better

Read NowWith businesses re-assessing their attitudes to climate change, they are building new infrastructure in a way which supports the low-carbon transition

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Leicester City pause plans for King Power Stadium expansion

The football club has announced that plans to expand the stadium have been paused as a consequence of disruption caused to the Premier League by Covid-19.

Jonathan Campion
|Aug 03, 2020|magazine

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Landsec develops net-zero carbon commercial building

The UK’s largest commercial property development company is to work on a zero-carbon office building in Southwark, London.

Jonathan Campion
|Aug 01, 2020|magazine

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China to construct 300ha special economic zone in Bangladesh

The Chinese Economic and Industrial Zone (CEIZ) will be a business park near the port of Chattogram, and will be completed within five years.

Jonathan Campion
|Jul 31, 2020|magazine

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Bowmer & Kirkland chosen as contractor for net-zero offices

The asset manager MEPC has selected the construction firm Bowmer & Kirkland to develop a net-zero office scheme at 4 Angel Square in Manchester.

Jonathan Campion
|Jul 30, 2020|magazine

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UCLA converts carbon dioxide into concrete with $2.9m grant

University of California researchers to commercially develop ‘CO2Concrete’, partly produced from carbon dioxide emissions.

Jonathan Campion
|Jul 28, 2020|magazine

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Vinci to take on £185m Morgan Sindall project in Manchester

The Morgan Sindall company Muse has agreed to fund the project for Vinci Construction UK to redevelop Manchester’s city centre.

Jonathan Campion
|Jul 27, 2020|magazine

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Adapting to new construction site-safety guidance with tech

With the current pandemic, health and safety in the construction industry has never been so important.

Jonathan Campion
|Jul 26, 2020|magazine

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Skanska + Ikea’s BoKlok appoints TopHat to build homes in UK

BoKlok UK, the provider of affordable homes jointly owned by Skanska and Ikea, appoints the manufacturer TopHat to construct its first houses in the UK.

Jonathan Campion
|Jul 24, 2020|magazine

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Liebherr develops a troubleshooting app for crane operators

The Swiss-based manufacturing company Liebherr has developed an information sharing app for operators of cranes and deep foundation equipment.

Jonathan Campion
|Jul 22, 2020|magazine

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