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Contractors now ‘regularly turning down work’

30 October 2014| By Iain Withers

Latest tender price forecast from Mace shows capacity shortages are starting to bite

King's Cross

Bam favourite for latest King’s Cross project

30 October 2014| By Iain Withers and Vern Pitt

dubai

Dubai plans world's tallest twin towers

30 October 2014| By Iain Withers

Craftsmens Ship Johannesburg

Mace scoops major South African scheme

30 October 2014| By Iain Withers

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Buildings

JTI Building

Skin deep: SOM's JTI Building in Geneva

22 October 2014| By Ike Ijeh

SOM’s JTI building in Geneva uses a revolutionary facade that optimises daylight and transparency while meeting tight Swiss regulatory requirements

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Industry opinion

Richard Steer 2014

The bigger picture

30 October 2014| By Richard Steer

Pete Baxter

Tapping into the Internet of Things

29 October 2014| By Pete Baxter

Frank McLeod

How can I help you?

28 October 2014| By Frank McLeod

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Data

Aecom index series (Previously Davis Langdon)

Market forecast: Rolling on

30 October 2014| By Michael Hubbard and Robert Bliss

Rising price levels still reflect an industry in relatively rude health, despite ongoing capacity issues and question marks over the global economy

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Analysis

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Good Employer Guide 2014: A focus on staff wellbeing

24 October 2014| By Chloë McCulloch

Mental health issues can be difficult to detect in the workplace - which means they can also be easy to ignore. But as this year’s guide shows, the best employers are those that are ready and able to heed the warning signs

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Good Employer Guide 2014: Results analysis

24 October 2014| By David Blackman

With recruitment and retention once again critical issues for the industry, here’s how this year’s top 50 employers are luring and keeping hold of key staff

Alan Brookes

Interview: Alan Brookes

24 October 2014| By Joey Gardiner

The UK chief executive of EC Harris on parent company Arcadis’ acquisition of Hyder, and the firm’s own growth ambitions 

new houses

Reviewing the Lyons Review

23 October 2014| By Joey Gardiner

The Lyons Review sets out a routemap to the construction of 200,000 homes a year, so what do private housebuilders and affordable housing landlords make of it?

Cladding support systems - Nvelope

What to specify: Cladding

21 October 2014

This week’s cladding products include the refurbishment of a high-rise building at the Darmstadt University in Germany, and wall cladding for a home on the banks of the River Tay

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