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Industry feedback needed on Integrated Water Management (IWM) delivery
14/12/2017
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
14/12/2017
CIRIA's annual winter book sale is now on.
 
Nikki Maxted joins CIRIA's Board
15/11/2017
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
10/11/2017
This guide is the main output of a scoping study.
 
CIRIA scoops WaPUG Prize
10/11/2017
CIRIA has been awarded the 2017 WaPUG Prize.
 
New publication explores support for partnership flooding in FCERM
08/11/2017
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
08/11/2017
Costain joins CIRIA membership.
 
CIRIA publishes new guidance on SuDS construction
01/11/2017
CIRIA publishes new Guidance on the construction of SuDS (C768).
 
CIRIA announces new Member Council Chairman
26/10/2017
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
05/10/2017
This new CIRIA guide provides information via tool box talks for anyone dealing with refurbishment of buildings.
 
European Protected Species Licensing
05/10/2017
CIRIA seeks industry views and experience on using the new EPS licensing approach.
 
Announcing the winners of the BIG Biodiversity Challenge Awards 2017
27/09/2017
Presenting the winners of the 2017 BIG Biodiversity Challenge Awards.
 
Biodiversity Net Gain Project case studies required
20/09/2017
Case studies required for Biodiversity Net Gain project
 
The UK's first asbestos in soils identification aide in development
30/08/2017
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
08/08/2017
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
08/08/2017
CIRIA seeks industry views to help inform Code of Practice and guidance for property flood resilience.
 
Hidden defects in bridges roadshow - final dates announced
02/08/2017
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
31/07/2017
We are proud to announce our 2017 BIG Biodiversity Challenge Awards finalists.
 
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06/07/2017
Join us for the 2017 BIG Biodiversity Challenge Awards celebration on 14 September in London
 
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29/06/2017
Outputs now available following the completion of two NERC projects focusing on delivering Green Infrastructure (GI) in the UK.
 
Multiplex joins CIRIA membership
13/06/2017
CIRIA extends a warm welcome to newest member, Multiplex.
 
Biodiversity Net Gain Project Consultation Now Open
09/06/2017
Biodiversity Net Gain project next stage consultation is open now
 
New CIRIA handbook supports responsible sourcing agenda
19/05/2017
New CIRIA handbook to support responsible sourcing agenda
 
Unique construction industry guidance on hidden defects in bridges launches with 2017 UK roadshow
09/05/2017
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
11/04/2017
CIRIA is very pleased to announce the launch of its new Contaminated Land Guidance Tool.
 
BIG Biodiversity Challenge and Awards 2017
09/03/2017
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
09/03/2017
Ready to do one thing for biodiversity in construction?
 
NERC skills training environmental science
09/03/2017
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
12/12/2016
New CIRIA collaborative project seeks industry support for development of guidance.
 
CIRIA announces infrastructure resilience event series
13/10/2016
CIRIAannounces an infrastructure resilience events series
 
Don't miss out on CIRIA's latest publication launch - Guidance on embedded retaining wall design
21/09/2016
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
20/06/2016
CIRIA is delighted to bring its newly updated sustainable drainage training to Ireland during September-October 2016.
 
Cities - adaptation without mitigation is immoral
12/05/2016
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
05/02/2016
Expressions of Interest are invited for collaborative projects between academia and industry to develop and apply existing science
 
Turning research into innovaton
21/09/2015
CIRIA seeks feedback on how organisations approach research and innovation.
 
The benefits of SuDS (BeST)
07/07/2015
CIRIA has developed a new, free tool and guidance, BeST (Benefits of SuDS Tool, W045) for use on PC.
 
The BIM Delivery Cube
26/03/2015
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...
28/01/2014
This popular site guide is now available.
 
Water Sensitive Urban Design (WSUD)
26/07/2013
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.