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15.02.2019
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A subject undergoing intense study at the moment is the use of plastics and its effects on the environment.  A conference taking place in London on…
13.02.2019
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On Wednesday 27 March, LABC's Martin Taylor, Lorna Stimpson and Peter Keates will be joined at the LABC Fire Safety Practices Conference by high…
08.02.2019
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So far 135 local public service building control teams have received formal ISO accreditation from Alcumus ISOQAR for their quality management. All…
05.02.2019
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The following serves as a warning to companies who fail to comply with the building regulations, and homeowners who can find themselves dealing with…
04.02.2019
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With the new year comes a new update to the Robust Details Handbook. This handbook provides a reference manual for those working on the specification…
04.02.2019
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With increasing pressure to build new homes throughout England, a Yorkshire factory has begun production of fully-fitted three bedroom homes with a…
04.02.2019
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In 2012 Regulation 25B was introduced to the Building Regulations to ensure the EU Energy Performance of Buildings requirements were being worked…
03.07.2018
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Almost 80% of builders and home owners are calling on the Government to introduce a licensing scheme for the UK construction industry to stamp out…
21.01.2019
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Local Authority Building Control is updating its guidance and quality management processes to reflect new regulations affecting the demolition of…