Building Equality: Trans Rights Are Human Rights

Building Equality is an alliance of construction consultants, engineers, developers, contractors, and institutions who are passionate about working together and harnessing our collective power to drive LGBT+ inclusion in the construction industry – and today they’re calling for the industry to come out in support of trans rights. Open Letter from Building Equality: We are […]

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North Somerset Council Reveal Fresh Vision For Weston

North Somerset Council has revealed further plans to transform Weston – with a focus on creating a more healthier, greener and more prosperous place to live. The Council – who’ll be speaking at our upcoming Seaside Towns Regeneration Conference – saw the 10-year vision backed by local council leaders, having consulted more than 5,000 local […]

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5 Best Practice Examples of Digital Community Engagement

The below is a guest article written by Commonplace – a sponsor of the upcoming West of England Development Conference. Since the coronavirus pandemic struck, many companies have been utilising digital engagement methods to ensure their planning proposals are still able to go ahead. In testing times and through this period of uncertainty, we have […]

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Strawberry Star Secures £75m For Lu2on Project

Developer Strawberry Star has secured £75m of funding from Cheyne Capital that will help deliver Phase One of their Lu2on mixed-use scheme in Luton – set to complete next year. The firm – who’re speaking at our upcoming Luton Development Plans Event – are transforming a 6.8-acre site and once complete the whole scheme will […]

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Clyde Gateway: The Collaborative Development Transforming Glasgow

Ahead of our Virtual Scotland Development Conference on the 24th September we’ve been speaking exclusively with Martin McKay – Executive Director of Regeneration of Clyde Gateway, who’s one of our speakers on the day. We’ve been discussing the impressive project, their approach to procurement and sustainability, and more… Q. Clyde Gateway is one of Scotland’s […]

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Be Prepared For The (Not So) Unexpected In Student Communities

Social distancing, hygiene, deep cleaning, contact tracing, contactless / touchless, quarantine, isolation, self-isolation, de-densification, resident engagement and virtual programming. Does this sound familiar? It’s all possible in your purpose-build student accommodation buildings, and StarRez share some insights on how. Firstly, let me clarify.

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Proposed World-Leading Hydrogen Plant For UK Set For Showcase

International energy firm Equinor recently revealed plans to develop one of the world’s first at-scale facilities to produce hyrdogen from natural gas in combination with carbon capture and storage (CCS) in the UK. And now Equinor has revealed they’ll be speaking at the Humber Estuary Development Conference to share details on their scheme.

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