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Time to re-think vaping bans

Construction companies that have chosen to ban e-cigarettes may actually be contributing to the early death of their employees, latest research suggests.

Construction companies that have chosen to ban e-cigarettes may actually be contributing to the early death of their employees, latest research suggests.

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Glass ‘sky pool’ to connect tower blocks

Two London tower blocks are set to be connected at roof level by a swimming pool, 35 metres in the air, enabling residents to swim from the roof one block to the next.

Two London tower blocks are set to be connected at roof level by a swimming pool, 35 metres in the air, enabling residents to swim from the roof one block to the next.

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CITB simplifies flexible funding process

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) is making it easier for employers to apply for training funding for their staff by reducing the 40 current flexible funding streams to just two.

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) is making it easier for employers to apply for training funding for their staff by reducing the 40 current flexible funding streams to just two.

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NHBC responds after winter storms send claims through the roof

The National House-Building Council (NHBC) is launching an education drive after analysis revealed a 43% increase in insurance claims after the heavy winter storms of 2013/14.

The National House-Building Council (NHBC) is launching an education drive after analysis revealed a 43% increase in insurance claims after the heavy winter storms of 2013/14.

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ERP system for Thames Tideway

Thames Tideway Tunnel, the company set up to build London’s 25km super-sewer, has set up a cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) system.

Thames Tideway Tunnel, the company set up to build London’s 25km super-sewer, has set up a cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) system.

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