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Is planning permission required for new driveways? Image
Is planning permission required for new driveways?

With the large number of home improvements happening in recent times particularly during lockdown, it is likely that some may not have complied with relevant planning regulations. If unsure it is always best to double check to make [...]

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Noise reduction for soil and waste systems

In this post, we look at the issue of noise in soil and waste systems including what causes it, how to use Fraunhofer IBP reports and how to reduce noise.

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Sustainability in the construction industry: 5 key drivers for 2021 Image
Sustainability in the construction industry: 5 key drivers for 2021

There is no doubt that sustainability in the construction industry is going to be a key theme for 2021. In late 2020 the UK government announced it’s 10 point plan for a ‘green industrial revolution’ signalling a renewed focus [...]

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Sewers for Adoption 8th Edition: Q-Bic Plus modular stormwater management system is adoptable! Image
Sewers for Adoption 8th Edition: Q-Bic Plus modular stormwater management system is adoptable!

Wavin’s Q-Bic Plus flexible stormwater management system fits perfectly with the new Sewers for Adoption 8th edition guidance which is expected to be implemented in mid 2019. This guidance, for the first time, includes standards for [...]

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