Opinion

Simon Lewis, a partner in the Construction and Engineering Team at Bond Dickinson, turns his attention to technology and some recent predictions. Like it or...
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Use of sheathing boards as part of a through-wall construction with timber or steel frame systems (SFS) is not a new concept. Most will...
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‘Winterʼs coming’ is a well-known phrase to all fans of the TV series Game of Thrones and while we wait for the final series...
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In a year when Nevill Long and Armstrong are celebrating a partnership that spans more than half a century, Nevill Long’s managing director, Dave...
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My last thought piece for SpecFinish  considered the fallout from an inconclusive election and the dangers for our sector of the uncertainty that generated....
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Paul Aubrey, divisional director at SAS International, talks about how the growing number of new regulations makes it essential for specialist contractors to carefully...
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After a 12-month period full of surprises, I guess it shouldn’t really have come as a surprise to find that we now have a...
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CCF’s insulation category group manager, Annemarie Shotton, explains the ramifications of bad building design and poor product specification, and highlights what lessons can be...
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Etex Building Performance UK’s managing director, Neil Ash, shares his thoughts on how speeding up drywall installation is one important way to drive up...
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Whichever way you look at it there is a fundamental shift taking place in the construction sector. A Conservative government says it now wants...