Why Local Plans Are the Answer to Engaging Communities

Why Local Plans Are the Answer to Engaging Communities

The proposed shake-up of the planning system has seen some mixed reactions. In the recently launched planning white paper, the government sets out a new approach based on zoning certain areas, marking some for ‘substantial development’. With change comes scepticism...
Winners of APM Awards 2020 Announced

Winners of APM Awards 2020 Announced

The winners of the annual Association for Project Management (APM) Awards have been announced at a live virtual ceremony which took place on Monday 16th November 2020. The APM Awards recognise the very best within the project profession, from aspiring young project...
Hydrogen Heating Demonstration Takes Place

Hydrogen Heating Demonstration Takes Place

The first houses heated by hydrogen gas have been showcased with the use of innovative prototype boilers. Boiler manufacturers Baxi Heating and Worcester Bosch have installed burning boilers at ‘HyStreet’, in specially built demonstration houses at DNV GL’s specialist...
Pioneering Collab To ‘Shake Up’ Construction

Pioneering Collab To ‘Shake Up’ Construction

A groundbreaking new collaboration aimed at transforming the future of the UK’s construction industry can be unveiled. National framework provider Pagabo has forged a research agreement with the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC),...
Telford & Wrekin Overhaul Planning System

Telford & Wrekin Overhaul Planning System

DEF Software has announced that it will be collaborating with Telford & Wrekin Council to create and launch a new back office development platform which will result in the next generation of building and planning control software. Telford & Wrekin has...