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A splash of colour

Brian Bell, head of technical services for Marley Alutec discusses the importance of colour when considering a rainwater system and how the vibrancy and uniformity can be maintained throughout the building’s life

Taking noise off the menu

Rockfon project support manager, Rob Noble, explains how noise affects the dining out experience.

Handling common late payment excuses – top tips

by Hugh Gage, managing director of The Prompt Payment Directory, together with Nicki Kinton of NK Credit Consultancy.

The impact of EU migrants in the UK construction industry

With significant skills shortage restricting construction economic growth in the industry, James Morris, managing director at Tower Eight, provides an insight into why there is a real importance of immigration to the labour market

From grey to green: The importance of GI in today’s built...

With environmental issues such as climate change and urbanisation presenting more and more challenges, Sean Robinson, business development director – specification, Polypipe, discusses the importance of green infrastructure in today’s built environment

Leading the way with BIM

Building Products’ Sophie Stevens talks to Alex Small, BIM and digital platforms manager at Tata Steel, following the launch of the company’s ‘pioneering’ new DNA Profiler.

Tackling the skills shortage

Lisa Tomlin, CEO of flooring and floor coverings distributor, CFS, considers what the flooring and wider construction industry must do to tackle the skill shortage

Material innovation for greener buildings

Hannah Waters, a freelance writer covering topics related to construction, sustainability and society, explores how architects and designers are responding to the current threats facing our planet through their choice of building materials.

Construction and EU Procurement in No-Deal Brexit – has the government...

Kathrine Eddon, head of public procurement and Michelle Essen, managing associate in construction at Womble Bond Dickinson discuss Brexit and the impact of a No-Deal Brexit on UK businesses

Increasing knowledge throughout the supply chain with RoofCert

RoofCert accreditation is about upskilling roofing installers, but RoofCert delivery director, Jon Vanstone, argues that it is also a chance to educate specifiers and merchants...