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17 Mar 2015
A number of independent reports have stated that there are significant benefits to be gained from using concrete gravity bases; in construction, installation and in use. Andrew Minson discusses if the latest installation in the English Channel will be the turning point for this technology in the UK
20 Feb 2015
Elaine Toogood explains some of the revisions in BREEAM New Construction and how the new credits for material efficiency and adaptability to climate change are an opportunity to score credits for concrete and masonry buildings.
10 Feb 2015
Tom De Saulles considers the words ‘green’ and ‘sustainable’. Often used in the same context, but recently with a subtle divergence in their implied meaning
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09:00 - 17:00
This pop-up event will provide inspiration and information on the design and construction of visual concrete and the positive decisions for designers to address climate change considerations.
12:30 - 13:30
This webinar will explain the process of deciding the appropriate method for specification from the five given in BS8500.
18:00 - 20:00
Concrete Elegance is a celebration of recent, exemplary and concrete architecture.
Gives likely structural options for a concrete frame, with useful points to note - written by engineers for engineers.
This document provides information on the material and resource efficiency of concrete and masonry.
An all-you-need-to-know guide on the specification of sustainable concrete.
This publication seeks to provide information for structural engineers who are designing tall buildings in concrete.
Concrete's ability to provide passive cooling is widely applied in both new and refurbished buildings; this guide explains thermal mass and its advantages.
£55.00 + VAT
This publication assists engineers in understanding the common challenges of building tall.
A magazine to celebrate 10 years of the concrete industry sustainable construction strategy.
This guide sets out how concrete's attributes can be used to minimise CO2 emissions.
This publication widens the understanding of post-tensioned floor construction and illustrates the considerable benefits.