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04.07.2019
News
LABC is deeply concerned after hearing from a senior official at MHCLG that the ministry intends to allow Approved Inspectors a continued role in the…
02.07.2019
Blog Post
A career in construction can be a rewarding one but what about when the physicality of the job gets too much, or you feel you need a new challenge to…
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…