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steve durdant

Is London’s super sewer just money down the drain?

GUEST BLOG Steve Durdant-Hollamby, Managing Director, Alumasc Water Management Solutions (AWMS)
The Thames Tideway scheme is a proposed 25 km (16 mi) tunnel running mostly under the River Thames ...

robin tuffley

Lack of facilities for disabled people means loss of dignity and business

GUEST BLOG Robin Tuffley, marketing manager at Clos-o-Mat.
Robin challenges architects, facilities managers & businesses to wake-up to the benefits of providing proper changing places for disabled people and ...


Cyclist safety first with new construction industry lorries

Living in London, I see at first hand how dangerous cycling is and the death toll is rising.
Heavy goods vehicles make up just 4 per cent of London’s traffic, but are involved in around half of cyclist fatalities in the city. A recent petition to ban lorries from London’s streets during ...

phil foster

Construction businesses are leading the way on energy efficiency

GUEST BLOG: Phil Foster, CEO of ’Love Energy Savings’ looks at how construction businesses across the UK are helping the environment and their own bank accounts through sourcing more sustainable materials to be used during construction and switching their business energy ...



2theloo – the world's first toilet shop now opens in London

Guest Blogger: Rachel Erickson, creator of London Loo Tours, a walking tour of the capital’s conveniences.

Rachel reports on the opening of 2theloo in Covent Garden, London, a new concept in public t...

Novus Property Solutions and Dales Housing secure refurbishment deal

Novus secures refurbishment contract with Dales Housing

Novus Property Solutions has extended its reach into the Peak District by securing an extensive refurbishment and external works contract with Dales Housing.

The two-year deal for Derbyshire-based Dales Housing is worth an approximate £1.4...

Sadolin Superdec Satin paint

Paint colour palette sampling for specifiers

Sadolin's Superdec range of paint products is now available in sampling pots, allowing specifiers to experiment with its extensive colour palette.

With a wide range of colours available, the popularity of Sadolin's Superdec range has increas...

Thermally enhanced PURe door systems

Thermally enhanced door range makes its debut

Senior Architectural Systems has announced the launch of its thermally enhanced PURe door range, which will be unveiled at this year's Build Show. This year, the popular industry event will be held as part of UK Construction Week at Birmingham's...