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Knauf Insulation appoints Neil Hargreaves as managing director

He takes over from John Sinfield, who is leaving to pursue a new opportunity outside the company

“Ocado warehouse fire should not detract from the unrivalled reputation of...

The FPA also says that it throws up questions of whether we are reaching the limit of what can be reasonably protected

Are modular homes the answer to the UK’s housing crisis?

The current housing shortage means that the UK needs to build 240,000-300,000 new homes annually until 2030

Asbestos awareness course for roofers launched

Kirsty Phillips, training manager at Gully Howard Technical, has recently launched a first of its kind, asbestos awareness course. Designed by roofers, for roofers

Open for business – The Fire Protection Association is officially accredited...

BS 8414 is the test for the effectiveness of external cladding on buildings

American Tulipwood pavilion showcased at the Design Museum as part of...

Sclera, originally commissioned for the London Design Festival, will be one of seven projects featured in David Adjaye: Making Memory, which runs from February 2 to May 5, 2019

Smoke toxicity of building cladding – new report

New research on the smoke toxicity of building cladding, published by The Fire Protection Association, calls on the government to consider the role that toxicity should play in product approvals.

New scheme could make developers help reverse wildlife declines

The Wildlife Trusts call for all new developments to contribute to a Nature Recovery Network

Construction ended 2018 with a mixed performance

According to Rebecca Larkin, parts of the construction supply chain have clearly started to feel the effects of the falls in new orders since the EU referendum translating into reduced activity in sectors such as high-end residential, commercial offices and industrial factories

Timber tops the agenda for WoodFest Sheffield

WoodFest comes to Sheffield in February with a focus on health and wellbeing, low carbon, circular economy, building performance, offsite construction and modular design