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Constructing Hong Kong: Airport Authority ‘Three Runway System’ (3RS)

Expansion of Hong Kong’s Chek Lap Kok Airport to a 3 runway facility has always had the air of inevitability about it in my opinion. Whether this is true or not, some significant concerns about environmental and practical issues have been overcome, from a legal point of view at least. Read my assessment of the goings ons…

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Greener Energy for Dubai Plans Affect Building Construction

Dubai has announced plans to reduce energy use by 20% by 2020 and up to 30% by 2030. With a global understanding that buildings use about 40% of all energy consumption it is little wonder that Dubai’s focus is on buildings both commercial and domestic for this greener energy programme. Get our view on the issues and the projects…

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The Only Way is Up - UK High Rise

Upward surge in high rise developments in the UK, driven by population growth putting fierce pressure on creating more residential housing in urban areas, creates demand for Quantity Surveyors and construction professionals.…

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Top 10 Tips to Start Your Construction Career

There’s no better way to find advice for becoming a Quantity Surveyor than to ask an existing professional in this area. So we spoke to Keith Keown who started his quantity surveying career some years ago. Keith got his degree in this subject and went on to work with various construction organisation in the UK and internationally.…

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Industry News

Planning system on the brink as local authorities report lack of resource

The state of England’s planning system has been laid bare after research showed some of the country’s major cities are taking up to eight months to determine new planning applications.

Source: Construction News Last updated: 10:14
Can we get some satisfaction?

Tthe government’s strategy for construction will only be put into action if it contains challenging, short-term goals

Source: Building.co.uk Last updated: 12:00
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