What is your full name and job title? Lee Bucknall, UK Country Manager, James Hardie. How long have you had your current role? 3 years Tell us a bit about your company. James Hardie is the world’s number one producer and marketer of high-performance fibre cement cladding and a market leader in Europe for fibre […]
Are you ready for the dawn of smart building systems? Imagine working at an office outfitted with hundreds or thousands of nondescript sensors. These devices monitor everything from employee density and movement to carbon dioxide emissions. They also help make utility use more energy-efficient by automatically adjusting room temperatures depending on the number of people […]
Sustainable construction pioneer, Duraproducts has joined forces with The Greater Cambridge Partnership to lead the way in sustainable infrastructure development across East Anglia.
Decarbonisation and net zero carbon have become buzzwords in the construction industry and beyond, with many keen to express their green credentials – but what does it all mean? There are many similar sounding terms with slightly different meanings, and it is important to distinguish between these when discussing a route forward. Carbon neutral is […]
A pivotal logistics warehouse scheme now completed in Leeds has met and surpassed its net zero carbon construction targets, delivered by McLaren Midlands and North.
With scientists reporting 2023 to be the hottest it’s been in the past 125,000 years, the structures that we depend on are entering a precarious time. Not only are many reaching the end of their life expectancy, but extreme weather conditions – as a result of climate change – are increasing the risk of infrastructure […]
Phase 1A and 1B of industrial and distribution hub, Horizon 29, in Bolsover, Derbyshire are now finished.
Although facing the same challenges as other sectors last year, the construction industry remains in demand. But unlike other industries, construction cannot be dispensed with or replaced by cheaper, AI-driven or automated alternatives. Consequently, branding isn’t something that construction companies have historically paid much attention to. But should they? Branding is about building an identity […]
This International Day of Education, 24th January 2024, leading building products manufacturer Forterra is celebrating its educational initiatives, including its Construction Hub programme.
Following on from its relocation and merger into one all-purpose facility at the start of the academic year, Kenilworth School and Sixth Form is benefitting from the decision by Glancy Nicholls Architects and contractor Morgan Sindall to specify specialist boarding for th
James Hardie, the world leader in the manufacture of high-performance fibre cement and fibre gypsum building solutions, has launched a new 11mm Hardie® Panel
FedEx Express to improve infrastructure and processes in the Leipzig and Karlsruhe regions in Germany
FedEx Express (FedEx), a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, announces today that it will open a new logistics facility northwest of Leipzig