The Build Show recently pledged its support to the Cut the VAT Campaign Coalition, after research found that a reduction in VAT on housing renovation and repair could generate more than 42,000 construction jobs and boost the UK economy by more than £15 billion.
Ecobuild success plus UK Government boost for green construction visitors to Ecobuild 2014 in London rose 3% to 44,538 Ed Davey MP, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change launched the government’s consultation on the future of the Energy Company Obligation plus announced improvements to the Green Deal finance plan and the target to[…]
Buildingtalk Editor, Howard Chapman: the best and the latest in sustainable building will be showcased at Ecobuild over the next 3 days at ExCel in London. I will be there to check out the new products, drop in on the conference arenas, take in a key seminar or two, and perhaps catch up with some[…]
Paul Toyne, Sustainability Director, Balfour Beatty CSUK will be speaking at Ecobuild 2014 Is future-proofing our towns and cities against climate change a national security issue? What do the following have in common? Future cities, green energy, design, retrofit and refurbishment, water, waste and materials, building performance and BIM? Answer: They are the topic themes[…]
The conference will focus on topics relevant to the whole industry including developers, architects, contractors and housebuilders. Representatives from organisations such as the RIBA, BRE and IBM will take part in sessions across the three days of the event. One session of note is Private Wealth, Public Realm: Have we got the balance right? Here,[…]
Launched a decade ago, Ecobuild brings the industry together to champion a cleaner, greener, efficient and more sustainable built environment. Visit the Design, Green Energy and Future Cities content zones and seminar sessions. Content remains at the heart of Ecobuild and its information programme attracts over 600 speakers. Ministers and VIPs include: Ed Davey MP[…]
Be the face of FIT Show After you have uploaded your selfies to The FIT Show Twitter and Facebook page, along with a short description as to why you should win, The FIT Show‘s expert panel will judge the entries. The competition will run from February 10th March 10th 2014 1st PrizeYour winning[…]
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GGF is sponsoring the Masterfitter Competition for the second year running and will be based at stand 264 in Hall 2.
The Trade and Investment delegation showcased the UK’s capabilities and services in sustainable building practices, ranging from consumption and waste reduction solutions, sustainable building practices, through to energy efficiency and building materials. North America has taken a keen interest in the experience of the UK market, propelling British companies to expand their services to North[…]