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50 Wonders | Haziq Ariffin: Salinger House, Malaysia

As our anniversary series continues, Building Design’s Architect of the Year, Mica, nominates architectural assistant Haziq Ariffin to pick his Wonder

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50 Wonders | Murray Kerr: Brasilia

The Denizen Works founder feels small in the heroically scaled Brazilian city

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Are we ready for WFH to become WFO?

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As offices gradually reopen, now is the time to re-think the way we work for the sake of our people and our businesses, writes Martyn Evans

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The fire safety scandal will not go away

The government defeated the Lords’ amendment to protect leaseholders from cladding costs. Now it must come up with a credible plan, writes Lord Best

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Interview: Designing Britain’s biggest infrastructure project

By any standards and on any scale, it’s a huge job – and one with plenty of critics. HS2’s design director Kay Hughes tells Elizabeth Hopkirk she is relishing the unprecedented challenge

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What you need to know about the new draft fire risk appraisal specification

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Building Design’s regs columnist Andrew Mellor looks at what PAS 9980 says about assessing fire risk, external wall construction and cladding on blocks of flats

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Are we ready for WFH to become WFO?

2021-05-05T06:00:00+01:00By Martyn Evans1 comments

As offices gradually reopen, now is the time to re-think the way we work for the sake of our people and our businesses, writes Martyn Evans

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What you need to know about the new draft fire risk appraisal specification

2021-04-27T09:20:00+01:00By Andrew Mellor1 comments

Building Design’s regs columnist Andrew Mellor looks at what PAS 9980 says about assessing fire risk, external wall construction and cladding on blocks of flats

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The Coach: How to make a success of returning to the office

2021-04-20T06:00:00+01:00By Louise Rodgers

After so long at home the office could feel like sensory overload. Louise Rodgers suggests how to adjust well

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The dangers of white sky thinking

2021-04-13T06:00:00+01:00By David Rudlin

We should be wary of attempts to geo-engineer our way out of the climate crisis, writes David Rudlin

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Too little too late for MMC research

2021-04-01T06:00:00+01:00By Andrew Mellor

Homes England’s study will be influencing housing delivery in several years’ time. We need it right now, Andrew Mellor says

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WA100 2021: Digital edition

Building Design’s annual analysis of the state of play in architecture, listing all the top practices, identifying the leaders in different specialisms, markets and regions, and looking to the year ahead in architecture

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Sam Jacob’s inspiration: Avebury stone circle

2020-10-15T06:00:00+01:00

Wiltshire’s other mysterious Neolithic circle is architecture in its purest form and would give Mies a run for his money, says the FAT co-founder

Martyn Evans index

Are we ready for WFH to become WFO?

As offices gradually reopen, now is the time to re-think the way we work for the sake of our people and our businesses, writes Martyn Evans

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We need to talk about greenwash

Designing an airport that looks like a tree does not make it green. The profession needs to watch its language, says Rob Fiehn in a piece to mark Earth Day