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24.06.2019
News
The LABC South East Building Excellence Awards took place at The Grand in Brighton on Friday 21 June 2019. Over 300 guests attended the glamorous…
19.06.2019
News
Joe Strafford was one of 200 local authority building control surveyors who passed an LABC five hour fire safety validation exam recently - and…
18.06.2019
News
A plan by Swedish home decor giant IKEA and construction wizard Skanska to bring their low cost sustainable off-site housing model to the UK has been…
18.06.2019
News
Plymouth City Council's building control team have launched their new builders list. This new initiative focuses on quality, consistency and a…
12.06.2019
Blog Post
Are you, your client or anyone else you know starting soon on a renovation to turn an unused space into a holiday rental?  If so Friel Kean Films,…
12.06.2019
News
LABC is delighted to announce a new sponsor relationship with K-Kaps. Part C of the Building Regulations (para 4.17) requires that reinforcement in…
12.06.2019
News
Following the collapse of a flat roof in a school the Standard Committee on Structural Safety (SCOSS) have issued a safety alert on Reinforced…
12.06.2019
Blog Post
There is a growing market for external wall insulation systems (EWIS) to prevent heat loss and this has led the British Board of Agrément (BBA) to…
12.06.2019
News
Building product and system approval has been made simple thanks to the LABC Assured process. An LABC Assured certificate will demonstrate to…