Opinion

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March has arrived, which means we’re nearly a quarter of the way through 2017. Despite the fact that people keep emphasising that we live...
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Improving productivity and efficiency in construction has always been a challenge. Indeed, government figures state construction productivity has only increased by 1.4 per cent...
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The world has changed and no doubt this year will bring even more of the unexpected. This month sees President Trump take office –...
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Drylining and passive fire protection are two distinct disciplines, but they are increasingly being let by contractors as part of the same  package. As...
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Sektor’s sales director, Steve Crompton, explains how new product development in partitioning is helping even more design visions to become a reality. Advancements in interiors ...
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Europe has led the world in improving building standards with the UK having played a key role in their development.  But after the momentous...
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Over the last three years, growth in commercial offices has remained on an upward trajectory. Strong growth rates were associated with high levels of...
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While fire resistance is a basic and fundamental requirement of building regulations, many misunderstandings exist in the marketplace leading to the mis-specification of drylining...
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Recent surveys in the construction sector have warned about an impending slowdown. The RICS and the purchasing managers Markit/CIPS survey have both warned about a...
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The entire supply chain agrees that the most important objective is to make the occupiers happy and meet their objectives. Yet the collective professions...