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L'Obscurier

L\'obscurier

L’Obscurier Christ-mas special

23-Dec-2014 | By L’Obscurier

Here are the diaries of L’Obscurier– the hugely influential artist, architect, sculptor, painter and social engineer who revolutionised the way we think about the built environment and then drowned in the Mediterranean

Daily news

Crossrail Elizabeth TBM Liverpool Street station

Crossrail tunnels under London's Liverpool Street station

30-Jan-2015

Tunnel boring machine (TBM) Elizabeth has successfully broken in to the eastern end of Liverpool Street Crossrail station.

Balfour Beatty

Balfour Beatty to close Nottingham office

30-Jan-2015 | By Gavriel Hollander

Balfour Beatty has said it remains committed to operating in the East Midlands despite the closure of its Nottingham office.

Support grows for Time for Change campaign

Support grows for Time for Change campaign

30-Jan-2015

Two more organisations have pledged their support and are preparing to publicise the Time for Change campaign and the online petition urging the government to discuss placing retention funds in trust.

Generic education Schools classroom students pupils

Ten shortlisted for new £3bn social framework

30-Jan-2015 | By

Property services firm NPS Group has shortlisted 10 firms to tender for its new £3bn Social Infrastructure Development framework, Construction News understands.

Graham Dalton chief executive Highways Agency

Highways Agency boss steps down

29-Jan-2015 | By Gavriel Hollander

Highways Agency chief executive Graham Dalton will leave his post in the summer after seven years at the helm.

Greenwich Painted Hall. Image by Steve Cadman

Competitions: editor's pick 30.01.15

29-Jan-2015 | By

Restoring Greenwich’s iconic Painted Hall, a new teaching centre for the University of Winchester and regenerating Soar Island in Leicester. The editor’s pick of this week’s top competitions

Arup

Technical paper database

Ground Engineering February 2015

GE’s technical paper database provides you with access to exclusive technical papers and notes written by well-respected engineers and academics from across the industry.

Arup

Technical paper database

Ground Engineering February 2015

GE’s technical paper database provides you with access to exclusive technical papers and notes written by well-respected engineers and academics from across the industry.

Tony MacWhirter

Tony MacWhirter, chief executive of MacWhirter group and cooling pioneer, dies after battle with cancer

28-Jan-2015 | By

Tony MacWhirter, a pioneer in the growth of commercial air conditioning in the UK and charismatic boss of the family firm, has died after a battle with cancer

The Himalayas in Nepal. Image by tpsdave

Competitions: editor's pick 23.01.15

22-Jan-2015 | By

A mountain hut in the Himalayas, Sedgefield’s £28 million Centre for Innovative Formulations and an £8 million housing scheme in Glasgow. The editor’s pick of this week’s top competitions