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Oxford Big Data Institute by Make Architects

Mace scoops £50m Oxford University institute

22 September 2014| By Allister Hayman

Exclusive: Mace beats rivals to £50m job to build Make-designed Big Data Centre at Oxford University

Energy power electricity turbine infrastructure

UK more attractive to infrastructure investors

22 September 2014| By Allister Hayman

London housing

Labour sets out plans for new housing quangos

22 September 2014| By Allister Hayman

Greg Barker

Greg Barker appointed as PM's climate envoy

22 September 2014| By Vern Pitt

Chester Cultural Centre - Bennetts Associates

Green light for £37m Chester cultural centre

22 September 2014| By Allister Hayman

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South Bank Tower

South Bank Tower: Coming out on top

16 September 2014| By Ike Ijeh

Faced with the task of adding an extra 11 storeys to its structure, the engineering team working on London’s South Bank Tower have found a way to extend its height without additional foundations or a dramatic redesign

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Industry opinion

Michael Dall

Independence vote: a collective sigh of relief

19 September 2014| By Michael Dall

Debbie Aplin

Boosting brownfield

19 September 2014| By Debbie Aplin


Hansom: Know the score

19 September 2014| By Joseph Aloysius Hansom

Sarah Richardson

Changing preconceptions

19 September 2014| By Sarah Richardson

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Global infrastructure: Aviation

Global infrastructure: Aviation

18 September 2014| By David Crewe, Turner & Townsend

What can cost, time and functional metrics tell you about delivering a capital programme in the aviation sector? David Crewe of Turner & Townsend explains why it makes sense to reach beyond the traditional measures of development efficiency

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Party time

19 September 2014| By David Blackman

As we approach the last party conference season before the general election, Building offers a guide to where each party stands on construction issues

Sliding door

What to specifiy: Doors and windows

19 September 2014


Graduates Sept 09

This week in 2009

19 September 2014

Five years ago Building spoke to the graduates struggling to find work in the sector


Sketch of the week: the recession rollercoaster

19 September 2014

This week’s #buildingdoodle sketch is by John Griffiths, a partner at architecture and design firm Paul Davis + Partners

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Agenda 15: The next phase

19 September 2014| By Joey Gardiner

As the party conference season approaches, Building is now ready to unveil the next stage of its Agenda 15 campaign to create a manifesto for construction for the next parliament.

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Pic of the day

The Martin Building

Buckley Gray Yeoman's Epping school building finished

22 September 2014| By Vern Pitt

Architect’s Martin Building at the Forest School in Epping Forest reaches completion

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