Building Control is the authoritative RICS journal for those involved in the industry across the private and public sectors. It reports on UK and international issues, providing news, opinion and comment on construction and building control issues.
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Barney Hatt, 09 Aug 2017
In this issue, the spotlight falls on defects discovered in 17 Scottish schools, which, as Michael Dignan points out, are a salutary reminder of building owners’ responsibility for ensuring regulatory compliance.
Barney Hatt, 16 May 2017
With an eye on the role of technology in the sector, building information modelling (BIM) features prominently in this issue.
Barney Hatt, 20 Mar 2017
The RICS pathways and competencies framework defines the knowledge, skills, experience and level of competence that are required to become a chartered surveyor.
Barney Hatt, 11 Jan 2017
The topics of security and diversity both feature prominently in this issue.
Barney Hatt, 18 Oct 2016
The theme of this issue of the journal is fire – always a hot topic for building control.
Barney Hatt, 18 Aug 2016
In this issue, we look at Japanese knotweed, new building regulations on digital infrastructure for broadband connectivity, and at an integrated platform for building control officers and their clients. We also discuss the challenges of providing services to local authority and private-sector organisations and outline a range of perspectives on the APC process.
Barney Hatt, 16 May 2016
Energy efficiency and climate change feature prominently in this issue.
Barney Hatt, 15 Mar 2016
Water has always shaped our built environment and will continue to do so. We depend on it; we use it; we live with it; consequently, we must also respect it.
Barney Hatt, 08 Jan 2016
Globalisation, changing demographics and technological advances are the key trends driving and reshaping the world in which we live and work. So how can the built environment sector respond proactively? How will it shape where we live, and what skills will it need to be relevant?
Barney Hatt, 20 Oct 2015
The theme of this issue is the changing world of building control. Trevor Clement describes the impact of market changes on local authorities. Paul Everall looks at the way that different councils are dealing with the increasing squeeze on services, and Tracy Aarons outlines the benefits and difficulties in developing partnerships.
© RICS 2017
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