The buildings, design and specification programme focuses on the latest design and specification trends as well as technical and product innovation projects.


  • Rebooting the New Hospital Programme: Is this the solution to the NHS backlog?

  • Client profile: Emma-Jane Houghton in charge of the New Hospital Programme

  • How the Grange University Hospital opened four months early

  • Rethinking Design: How the pandemic transformed healthcare

  • The teams behind the covid-19 hospitals

  • Feeling run down? Fixing the NHS’s languishing estate

  • Projects: The NHS’ first high-energy proton beam cancer treatment centre

  • Health check


  • Inside UCL East’s new £250m Marshgate campus

  • We urgently need to invest in our state school buildings. It’s already too late…

  • The fine art of creating a new campus for the RCA

  • University challenge: the LSE’s new Marshall Building

  • Rethinking Design: how to prepare schools for the next pandemic

  • How are university capital budgets holding up in the face of covid?

  • Higher power: how is the universities sector shaping up?

  • ‘Different doesn’t scare me’: Mary Pierre-Harvey has big plans for Oxford Brookes

  • Smart building: What makes UCL's Student Centre so special?

  • Schools: Learning to love modular


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Upcoming in buildings, design and specification

7 February: WA100 Live

21-22 March: Risk and Regulations Summit

20 April: Digital Building Event

11 May: Net Zero Live

25 May: Housing Today Live

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