Mi-Space Secures Cornwall Housing Framework

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Cornwall Council has selected Mi-space Living as its sole contractor to design and build housing developments above £2m across the county, through its housing framework.Cornwall Council has selected Mi-space Living as its sole contractor to design and build housing developments above £2m across the county, through its housing framework.Read Full … read more RSK Adds …

Uses of Concrete in Construction and Why It Remains the Most Popular Building Material

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Uses of Concrete in Construction and Why It Remains the Most Popular Building Material Concrete is the single most widely used construction material in the world. This basic mix of sand, gravel aggregate, and water has been the base of some of man’s most impressive architectural constructions since the Egyptians, the Romans, and perhaps even …

Laing O’Rourke Makes Start on Oxford Biochemistry Building Completion

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Laing O’Rourke Makes Start on Oxford Biochemistry Building Completion Laing O’Rourke has finally officially signed a contract with the University of Oxford to complete the construction of its Biochemistry Building.Laing O’Rourke has finally officially signed a contract with the University of Oxford to complete the construction of its Biochemistry Building.Read Full Article: The Construction Index …

Plan Moves Forward for Renfrewshire Innovation District

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Plan Moves Forward for Renfrewshire Innovation District The start of infrastructure construction to support a new innovation district near Glasgow Airport has moved closer with Renfrewshire Council’s approval of the full business case. The start of infrastructure construction to support a new innovation district near Glasgow Airport has moved closer with Renfrewshire Council’s approval of …

Construction Lighting Requirements and What You Need to Know

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Construction Lighting Requirements and What You Need to Know ‘Employers, the self-employed and people in control of non-domestic properties have a duty to ensure that lighting is safe and does not pose a health risk to employees and others who use their premises.’ For construction sites to work effectively and safely, it is important that …

Google to Spend $13bn on Data Centre and Office Expansion

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Google to Spend $13bn on Data Centre and Office Expansion Google has unveiled plans to invest US$13bn (£10bn) – and in the process create 10,000 construction jobs – building data centres and offices in the USA.Google has unveiled plans to invest US$13bn (£10bn) – and in the process create 10,000 construction jobs – building data …

Quick-Set Concrete for Speedy Construction

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Quick-Set Concrete for Speedy Construction Aggregate Industries has developed a new range of high early strength concretes, specifically designed for use in structural, void-fill, pavement and track bed applications. Aggregate Industries has developed a new range of high early strength concretes, specifically designed for use in structural, void-fill, pavement and track bed applications. Read Full …

£50m Housing Development Planned for North London

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£50m Housing Development Planned for North London   Property developer Consero London has acquired the 3.5 acre Birchville Court lodge-house and grounds in Bushey for a £50m housing developer in London’s commuter belt. Property developer Consero London has acquired the 3.5 acre Birchville Court lodge-house and grounds in Bushey for a £50m housing developer in …