Monthly Archive: February 2016

Feb 13 2016

Sustainability – The Devil is in the Detail!

We had our biggest audience to date at this event on Tuesday evening.  Gwyn Jones of Norwich City Council, Ben Binns of Barron + Smith and Paul Cushing of R G Carter gave us an insight into Passivhaus in the City.  With 212 Passivhaus units spread over three projects, expectations are high so our three …

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Feb 11 2016

An Innovative Response to the Skills Crisis

With 35% of careers advisers believing that construction is an unattractive career choice, the industry really has its work cut out to change this perception.  Andrew Carpenter of Constructing Excellence South West gave a really inspirational and passionate presentation on how the South West is dealing with this issue through their Adopt a School programme. …

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