Construction

A new era for construction

Global spending on infrastructure is set to top £12 trillion over the next five years, according to IHS Global Insight…

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Building a better business through Tech: The Nobles Construction story

Building a better business through tech: The Nobles Construction story

Not every good business survives a recession, but every business that survives a recession..

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How Skanska improved its communications

How Skanska improved its communications

Skanska is a Swedish construction group with operations worldwide. Its UK business is one of the country’s top contractors…

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Buildings with brains

Buildings with brains

Henry Ford, American industrialist and founder of Ford Motor Company, has a number of famous quotes attributed to…

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The recent, changeable history of the office

The recent, changeable history of the office

Imagine the feeling. It’s mid-2001. Fresh-faced and overflowing with ambition, I have embarked on a career as an office property researcher with global advisor Jones Lang LaSalle…

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Is time running out for traditional offices?

Is time running out for traditional offices?

With the UK recently passing a new legislation allowing employees to request flexible working from their employers, we are seeing more…

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Turning great design into great business: Aspen Concepts

Turning great design into great business: Aspen Concepts

Formed in 2007, Aspen Concepts are specialists in retail interior design and…

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Downshifting: slow down, green up and get happy

Downshifting: slow down, green up and get happy

Are we working ourselves into early graves chasing honey-covered-money because the CEO at the top of the food…

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CSR isn’t just tree hugging and saving polar bears

CSR isn’t just tree hugging and saving polar bears

What does CSR really mean? Is it just a tick in the box of another glorified standard, or a footnote in a glossy marketing brochure?

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The office space of the future

The office space of the future

‘Swarming’ and other collaborative work techniques will help shape businesses of the future. What does that mean for office design?

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