SIGA is working with logistics partners to switch to trucks that can load double-decker, a move that will save several tonnes of CO2 a year.
Modular and offsite construction are growing fast worldwide, as demand increases for super-insulated, airtight, low carbon new buildings. But from public perception to the need for upskilling our workforce, these new methods still face challenges if they are to take over the market.
This is the second instalment of our guide running from concept to handover, what needs to happen at each RIBA stage to achieve a successful airtightness test.
We need to retrofit millions of buildings with airtightness and insulation to achieve net zero. What is EnerPHit compared to Passivhaus, what are passivhaus principles? We give an introduction to highly efficient construction renovation projects.
Flat roofs can carry more risk of condensation and moisture damage. Here’s how, by using the right design and choice of products, you can achieve a safe and dry flat roof construction using the hybrid or ’compact’ roof principle.