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Industry feedback needed on Integrated Water Management (IWM) delivery
CIRIA is seeking industry feedback on how better water management is delivered through the planning system.
Festive offer: 10% discount available on all CIRIA publications
CIRIA's annual winter book sale is now on.
Nikki Maxted joins CIRIA's Board
CIRIA is pleased to announce the appointment of Nikki Maxted, Dynasafe, as a Non-Executive Director.
Delivering green infrastructure along linear assets. Scoping study phase 1
This guide is the main output of a scoping study.
CIRIA scoops WaPUG Prize
CIRIA has been awarded the 2017 WaPUG Prize.
New publication explores support for partnership flooding in FCERM
CIRIA has published findings from a scoping study exploring partnership funding for flood and coastal erosion risk management (FCERM) projects.
CIRIA welcomes Costain to Membership
Costain joins CIRIA membership.
CIRIA publishes new guidance on SuDS construction
CIRIA publishes new Guidance on the construction of SuDS (C768).
CIRIA announces new Member Council Chairman
CIRIA welcomes Jonathan Simm as the new chair of its member council, as Doug Waters hands over the baton.
CIRIA announces new guidance for structural stability on site
This new CIRIA guide provides information via tool box talks for anyone dealing with refurbishment of buildings.
European Protected Species Licensing
CIRIA seeks industry views and experience on using the new EPS licensing approach.
Announcing the winners of the BIG Biodiversity Challenge Awards 2017
Presenting the winners of the 2017 BIG Biodiversity Challenge Awards.
Biodiversity Net Gain Project case studies required
Case studies required for Biodiversity Net Gain project
The UK's first asbestos in soils identification aide in development
CIRIA is producing the first UK interactive aide to assist site workers when managing asbestos contaminated materials on site, helping to widen accessibility to good practice and improve safety on site.
The future of construction, the next 30 years
CIRIA will host an exclusive member event on 25 September in London to address the future of construction: the next 30 years.
Seeking your views on a Code of Practice and guidance on Property Flood Resilience
CIRIA seeks industry views to help inform Code of Practice and guidance for property flood resilience.
Hidden defects in bridges roadshow - final dates announced
CIRIA is pleased to announce the final dates and locations of its Hidden defects in bridges UK regional roadshow 2017.
Announcing the 2017 BIG Biodiversity Challenge Awards shortlist
We are proud to announce our 2017 BIG Biodiversity Challenge Awards finalists.
Join us for the 2017 BIG Biodiversity Challenge Awards celebration on 14 September in London
Outputs now available following the completion of two NERC projects focusing on delivering Green Infrastructure (GI) in the UK.
Multiplex joins CIRIA membership
CIRIA extends a warm welcome to newest member, Multiplex.
Biodiversity Net Gain Project Consultation Now Open
Biodiversity Net Gain project next stage consultation is open now
New CIRIA handbook supports responsible sourcing agenda
New CIRIA handbook to support responsible sourcing agenda
Unique construction industry guidance on hidden defects in bridges launches with 2017 UK roadshow
CIRIA's new publication (C764) Hidden defects in bridges - guidance on detection and management will launch with a UK roadshow on 1 June.
CIRIA Contaminated Land Guidance Tool
CIRIA is very pleased to announce the launch of its new Contaminated Land Guidance Tool.
BIG Biodiversity Challenge and Awards 2017
CIRIA’s Biodiversity Interest Group (BIG) is delighted to invite you to the launch of the 2017 BIG Biodiversity Challenge and Awards.
Ready to enter 2017 BIG Biodiversity Challenge
Ready to do one thing for biodiversity in construction?
NERC skills training environmental science
The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) is presently consulting on areas of skills training relevant to your organisation
Industry support required for Biodiversity Net Gain project
New CIRIA collaborative project seeks industry support for development of guidance.
CIRIA announces infrastructure resilience event series
CIRIAannounces an infrastructure resilience events series
Don't miss out on CIRIA's latest publication launch - Guidance on embedded retaining wall design
The highly anticipated launch of CIRIA’s new (C760) Guidance on embedded retaining wall design will provide an introduction to the evolution of design practices for embedded retaining walls and showcase the impact C760 will have on civil and geotechn
Delivering cost effective multi-beneficial sustainable drainage
CIRIA is delighted to bring its newly updated sustainable drainage training to Ireland during September-October 2016.
Cities - adaptation without mitigation is immoral
CIRIA is hosting an evening debate to discuss current issues of environment and sustainability in a new Urban Era.
NERC funding opportunity: Environmental Risks to Infrastructure
Expressions of Interest are invited for collaborative projects between academia and industry to develop and apply existing science
Turning research into innovaton
CIRIA seeks feedback on how organisations approach research and innovation.
The benefits of SuDS (BeST)
CIRIA has developed a new, free tool and guidance, BeST (Benefits of SuDS Tool, W045) for use on PC.
The BIM Delivery Cube
Tim Cole, Executive Vice President, Research & Development at Causeway and Bill Healy, Chair of the BIM Technology Alliance explains how the BIM Delivery Cube will support industry adoption of BIM, and why it was developed…
Transforming construction by adopting a Lean Thinking approach...
This popular site guide is now available.
Water Sensitive Urban Design (WSUD)
CIRIA together with its funders and partners has launched an ideas booklet (C723), scoping study (C724) and animation to discuss and promote the role of water sensitive urban design in the UK.