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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.
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.
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.
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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.