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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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EU Uncertainties Impact UK Construction

The UK construction market is expected to increase output over the next couple of years by more than 13% according to the Construction Products Association. What if the UK exits the EU and the skilled labour shortage becomes critical?…

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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

Eight top-20 contractors set to make blacklisting payouts after High Court apology

Some of the UK’s biggest contractors could have to pay out tens of millions of pounds in damages after they made an ‘amended defence’ of their role in blacklisting at London’s High Court.

Source: Construction News Last updated: 09:12
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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