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DESIGN UNLIMITED

Design Unlimited, who we collaborated with to deliver construction services for their client on a Wapping, London based project are delighted…

Damned if they did: A defence of Crossrail

June 2019 : GCR Staff

Angered by revelations that London’s Crossrail would go over time and budget, contrary to years ...

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Looking for a hard-hatted woman: New film explores America’s intrepid tradeswomen

May 2019 : GCR Staff

A new film described as “gritty, funny, endearing, captivating and sometimes brutally honest” has been ...

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Desert dreams: Poor prospects for Egypt’s brand new capital

March 2019 : Rod Sweet

Egypt’s New Administrative Capital is being built from scratch in the desert 45km east of ...

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Early Warning Signs on Major Construction Projects – An On-Demand Webinar Series by Global Law Firm

March 2019 : GCR Staff

Sponsored content BCLP’s global Construction Disputes team recently presented a series of 30-minute webinars to ...

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BIM snapshot: Where we’re up to

March 2019 : Sponsored content by Sasha Reed

The author attended the BIM Show Live event in Newcastle, 27-28 February, and provided this ...

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Early Warning Signs in Construction Disputes: Project Management

March 2019 : GCR Staff

The last instalment of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner’s webinar series, on Wednesday 20 March, will ...

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Early Warning Signs in Construction Disputes: The Construction Programme

March 2019 : GCR Staff

The second webinar from Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner’s global Contentious Disputes team, on Wednesday 13 ...

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A zero carbon UK by 2050: What it means for buildings

June 2019 : Paul Reeve*

Paul Reeve examines the implications for the built environment of the Government’s announcement that it ...

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Ontario calls for big ideas for Ontario Place – but rules out casinos and condos

June 2019 : GCR Staff

The government of Ontario has launched a search for private sector partners with “big and ...

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Russia’s cathedral-in-a-park cancelled after protests and poll

May 2019 : GCR Staff

Plans to build a cathedral in a small waterfront park in Russia’s fourth city, Yekaterinburg, ...

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How Bogotá’s Bronx was taken from gangs

May 2019 : Joe Quirke in Bogotá

Located a kilometre from Colombia’s Presidential Palace is Bogotá’s El Bronx, a section of the ...

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China’s Wuju Group signs $500m deal to build Ghana’s western railway

May 2019 : GCR Staff

China Railway Wuju Group Corporation (CRWG) has signed an agreement worth $500m to build a ...

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Arup heads for paperless design in Australasia

June 2019 : Bluebeam

This sponsored case study from Bluebeam describes how Arup cut design review times in Australasia ...

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Stuttgart University designs world’s first “self-shaping” building

June 2019 : GCR Staff

The University of Stuttgart’s Institute for Computational Design has developed a method for building with ...

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Landmark Christian monument with a million talking bricks planned near Birmingham

May 2019 : GCR Staff

UK design firm Snug Architects has won a competition to design a Christian monument in ...

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Fuseproject to design world’s first 3D printed community for Latin American poor

May 2019 : GCR Staff

San Francisco designer Fuseproject has joined forces with New Story, a charity working to end ...

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Robots will lead to millions of construction job losses, report warns

April 2019 : GCR Staff

Automation will displace 2.7 million US construction workers, nearly half the total workforce, by 2057, ...

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How document software helped solve a 200-ton problem

April 2019 : Bluebeam

The challenge was to remove a load-bearing column in the middle of an entrance to ...

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New “thermal battery” could power remote communities

April 2019 : GCR Staff

Australian start-up Climate Change Technologies (CCT) has launched what it claims to be the world’s ...

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Will digitalisation end construction disputes?

March 2019 : Charlie Woodley

To understand claims and dispute causation better in the construction and engineering sector, and the ...

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Trimble teams with Microsoft to launch virtual reality hard hat

March 2019 : GCR Staff

Technology company Trimble has unveiled a high-tech hard hat that lets workers see holographic models ...

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