Ruth Reed wins RIBA election

JCB site designers shortlisted

Two preferred teams have announced for the redevelopment of JCB's Heavy Products Site in Uttoxeter

Lubetkin Prize 2008 winner

Casa Kike, a private house in Cahuita, Costa Rica by Gianni Botsford Architects has scooped the Royal Institute of British Architects' (RIBA) prestigious Lubetkin Prize,

RIBA Lubetkin Prize shortlist

Three buildings have been shortlisted for RIBA’s Lubetkin prize.

RIBA international book awards 2008

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has announced the four winners of the 2008 RIBA International Book Awards.

RIBA award winners announced

The Royal Institute of British Architects names Britain's best buildings.

RIBA Preston bridge competition

The RIBA has announced the launch of a new international open competition for the design of a new cycle and bridleway bridge crossing the River Douglas in Preston, Lancashire.

RIBA competitions exhibition

A new spring exhibition organised by the RIBA Competitions Office opens in Manchester in May showing a selection of recent competition results.

Colleges win design award

The Learning and Skills Council (LSC), in association with the RIBA, has announced Matthew Boulton College, Birmingham and Usworth Sixth Form College, Sunderland, as the joint winners of the Further Education Design Excellence Awards 2008.

University of Warwick design competition

The RIBA Competitions Office is launching an Invited Design Competition on behalf of the University of Warwick, to seek suitable and innovative solutions for the design of new student residences to accommodate 1000 students.

Crawford Partnership wins St Leger

The Crawford Partnership has won the RIBA competition for the design of a suitable and innovative solution for the extension and adaptation of a number of one bedroom bungalows scattered throughout the Doncaster area.

Design shortlist for King's Square Gloucester

TheRIBA has announced the shortlist in the competition to develop proposals for the transformation of King's Square, Gloucester's largest and most important public square.

RIBA names shortlist for Grahame Park

The RIBA has announced the design shortlist to deliver Phase 1b of the Grahame Park Regeneration Project, Colindale, London.

RIBA JCB site judges named

A judging panel for the RIBA design competition to redevelop the JCB site in Uttoxeter town centre has been named.

RIBA is a brand

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)has been named as one of the UK’s leading business brands in the Business Superbrands 2008 list.

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2017-05-31 13:33

The rate of Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) will rise by two per cent on June 1 to 12 per cent on all non-exempt transactions. Martin Bennison, managing director at construction finance firm Ultimate Finance, explains what this means for UK construction companies.

2017-05-25 08:41

Building Information Modelling (BIM) is growing in popularity and is now mandatory for centrally funded public-sector projects. Experts and the curious are gathering more and more frequently at dedicated congresses, exhibitions and workshops. Many people are now asking: Where does the UK stand on the issue of BIM and the digitisation of the construction industry?

2017-05-10 10:47

Opening site doors to more females is vital to plugging the construction skills gap, reports Claire Cameron

THE construction industry continues to be plagued by a well-documented skills gap with some suggesting the shortage could get worse before it gets better.

2017-05-08 14:27

If you work on a building site, are self-employed or have a zero-hours contract, you might be surprised to know you work in the ”gig economy”. This is the economy characterised by temporary work and irregular hours, pay and working conditions.

2017-03-29 10:31

Jeremy Gould, VP sales Europe, TomTom Telematics, discusses how technological developments in vehicle telematics have opened up new workflow management possibilities for the construction industry

2017-03-21 09:31

With the demand of oil increasing, it’s estimated that the Earth will reach its full capacity for oil consumption at some point within the next 20 years. This is despite the production of oil decreasing, and the construction industry is no exception to this, reports Niftylift.

2017-03-17 10:55

With construction firms leading the way in drone technology, Claire Cameron takes a closer look at how unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) can be used onsite

2017-03-07 16:20

While the physical safety of workers is prioritised on construction sites, mental health is often overlooked, reports Claire Cameron

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