Roadmap to Beyond Net Zero

The UK concrete and cement industry has launched a roadmap to become net negative by 2050. The roadmap is major milestone in the industry’s decarbonising journey, building on the 53% reduction in absolute carbon dioxide emissions that has been achieved since 1990. The...
PODCAST –  Construction Industry Innovation Special

PODCAST – Construction Industry Innovation Special

LISTEN NOW   The construction industry has seen accelerating change in the last half-decade as paper and blueprints are replaced with tablets, BIM and digital twins. The Construction Record podcast has documented these changes from its beginning and we’ve...
Don’t Demolish Old Buildings, Urge Architects

Don’t Demolish Old Buildings, Urge Architects

Footage of buildings being flattened in a noisy demolition may be a popular feature of local TV news reports, but architects say such structures should be protected – to fight climate change. They say property owners should be incentivised to upgrade draughty...
HVAC Contractors Should Be Tracking Field Productivity

HVAC Contractors Should Be Tracking Field Productivity

Tracking duct installations in the field can help HVAC contractors save labor and manage costs.Warren Buffett once remarked, “Only when the tide goes out do you discover who has been swimming naked.” He was referring to the financial crises of 2008-2009 when many Wall...
Tips to Protect Wedge Anchor Threads

Tips to Protect Wedge Anchor Threads

Damaging the threads on a concrete anchor during installation is a common cause of escalating costs and diminishing longevity of applications.Damaging the threads on a concrete anchor during installation is a common cause of escalating costs and diminishing longevity...
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