World first for timber windows in BRE LINA life cycle assessment

23 March 2017

The world’s first life cycle assessment calculated using the new BRE LINA tool were presented at Ecobuild earlier this month.

Ecobuild 2018 to feature new ‘district’ dedicated to timber

16 March 2017

Hot on the heels of this year’s successful Ecobuild, the new owner Futurebuild Events has revealed its plans for the 2018 show, including a new 'district' dedicated to timber's use in the built environment.

Sustainable housing topped Ecobuild agenda

15 March 2017

Over 20,000 industry professionals flooded Ecobuild 2017 last week to explore the latest innovations from more than 450 leading exhibitors, join the Redefining Sustainability debate and discuss the key issues currently facing the built environment.

Michael Portillo tells Ecobuild audience Govt must build more council homes

9 March 2017

Former defence secretary turned television personality Michael Portillo called on Theresa May’s Government to take a more interventionist stance in the housing market – and build more council homes.

Martin Hurn’s Futurebuild Events acquires Ecobuild from UBM

27 February 2017

Ecobuild will be going back to its roots and become more entrepreneurial, the show’s new owner has said, following its acquisition from UBM.

ExCel and the City: Ecobuild 2017 to ditch convention for an immersive urban vibe

17 October 2016

Next year’s Ecobuild will have a definitive city vibe, the organisers have revealed, with the traditional exhibition plan thrown out in favour of a street-style layout and distinct destinations.

Ecobuild calls for researchers to flaunt their innovations at 2017's exhibition

24 August 2016

Ecobuild 2017 has launched an industry-wide call for research that highlights the latest UK built environment innovations, to showcase at this year’s exhibition.

House of Commons launch for Ecobuild 2017

4 July 2016

Over 100 construction industry leaders turned up at the House of Commons for a formal reception to launch Ecobuild 2017 with a focus on regeneration.

Picnic table for cyclists wins Timbmet Dan Kemp Memorial Pavilion competition

7 March 2016

A design for a picnic table that enables cyclists to pull up and remain on their bikes while enjoying a social gathering with friends has won this year’s Timbmet Dan Kemp Memorial Pavilion competition.

Medite invites Ecobuild guests to discover its wood panel products in style

2 March 2016

Wood panel manufacturer Medite will showcasing a wide array of its timber products at the forthcoming Ecobuild 2016 event at London’s ExCel next week.

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