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Chartered Surveyors

BY IN Blog On 11-06-2015

Chartered Surveyors & the Construction Industry In the UK, chartered surveyors are professionals with many varied roles across a wide variety of industries and specialisations. Essentially, all chartered surveyors are members of RICS; the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, based [...]

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Design and Build Contracts [Advantages & Disadvantages]

BY IN Blog On 11-05-2015

Anyone who has spent time working in the UK construction industry is likely to have strong opinions about Design and Build contracts. In the immediate future, it’s likely that activity within the sector is going to increase, and whilst the [...]

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Ventilation in Schools

BY IN Blog On 12-11-2014

Ventilation rates vary between building types depending on the occupancy levels, the sensory and pollution loads, the desired levels of indoor air quality, outdoor air quality at the air intake, moisture levels, ventilation effectiveness and the amount of fresh air [...]

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The Egan Report

BY IN Blog On 12-11-2014

The Egan Report, [formally titled “Rethinking Construction”], was an influential report based on the workings of the construction industry and completed by Sir John in 1998. The main aim of the report was to outline a drive to push up [...]

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Sustainable Development, From Humble Beginnings to a New Way Forward

BY IN Blog On 12-11-2013

In 1983 the United Nations (UN) convened the World Commission on the Environment and Development (WCED). This organisation paved the way for the Rio Summit, Agenda21, Kyoto, European and UK strategies, etc. Since 1983 momentum has gathered pace as the [...]

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