Construction of the World’s Tallest Ferris Wheel

Construction of the World's Tallest Ferris Wheel Dubai Eye will be the biggest Ferris wheel in the world. At 210m high, Dubai Eye will overtake the new High Roller in Las Vegas and will be part of the $1.6bn Bluewaters Island development, off the coast of Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Residence.  (more…)

What makes a Building Design Expert – BDE

You may have heard the definition of an expert as “the person in the room with the most knowledge on the particular subject under discussion”. On that basis put ten Architects, Architectural Technologists, and, or Building Engineers in a room, and ask this very question. It is tantamount to

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Environmentally Friendly Construction

What is eco-friendly construction? Year on year, our consumption of oil draws us closer to our peak-capacity, which will become a reality in the next 20 years or so. However, demand continually appears to rise as the global production of oil decreases. In light of this, the construction industry still requires most of its energy... Read more »

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George Clarke’s ‘More Amazing Spaces’

Turning the pages you will almost certainly find some pretty amazing spaces, but those spaces are the result of some fairly amazing stories too. In fact the stories are largely the driving forces behind the projects in almost every case.   A general lack of time has generally meant the TV series have eluded me. So,... Read more »

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Top 5 Practical Waste-Saving Tips for Your Construction Site

With mounting construction and waste costs, you can help to safeguard your profit margins against the plummeting pound; adopt our waste-saving tips today with the help of Reconomy, waste specialists who offer mini skip hire services. Even though Brexit has been dominating the media, the courts and parliament – the value of sterling has been... Read more »

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