Latest News

  • Celebrate International Construction Management Day – with discount offers

    March 12, 2018

    If you want to book a course with the CIOB Academy – for today only there are huge discounts that includes the ‘Project Management and Supervision: Historic and Traditional Buildings’ one day course (taking place in London) and the two day ‘Understanding Building Conservation’ course (taking place in London, Scotland and Dublin), both developed by… Read more »

  • Be Recognised as a Conservation Expert – Get Certified

    March 9, 2018

    The CIOB is the latest building conservation certification scheme. It has three levels so even if you do not work on Listed buildings, you may still be able to join this scheme. The CIOB has just released a short film to show how to apply. This film refers to a recorded webinar presented by Edwards… Read more »

  • Meet experts in retrofit of traditional and historic buildings at Eco Build

    March 7, 2018

    Tomorrow an expert panel chaired by our Director Professor John Edwards will take questions on the energy efficiency and retrofit of traditional pre-1919 buildings, which make up one quarter of UK building stock. This is the chance to get free advice from a panel which includes Roger Curtis the Technical Research Manager at Historic Environment… Read more »

  • 75% Of Construction Professionals Say Quality Management Is Inadequate

    March 4, 2018

    This is the result of an industry survey just published by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and you can read further detail here. At Edwards Hart we have been raising these issues long before the Grenfell Tower disaster and the almost endemic problem of faulty school construction projects in Scotland and hospital PFI projects… Read more »

  • New Heritage Project Management Course

    February 27, 2018

    A 1-day course on the project management and supervision of work to historic and traditional buildings has just been launched by the CIOB Academy. This has been developed by Edwards Hart Director Professor John Edwards and currently it is programmed to take place in London during 2018 but is also available as an in-house course…. Read more »

  • Construction Manager of the Year Awards – Conservation Category

    February 26, 2018

    Only one week to left for entering the CIOB CMYA 2018. A great opportunity for promoting best practice including work to historic and traditional buildings. The competition acknowledges the competence and expertise of those managing the construction process. The finalist’s ceremony takes place at Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane, London on the 24th October… Read more »

  • FREE CPD in Building Conservation

    February 22, 2018

    Watch the one hour long free webinar delivered by our Director Professor John Edwards that introduces building conservation. This will be useful as a refresher on best practice for those already involved with older and historic buildings, including guidance on how to follow BS 7913: 2013: Guide to the Conservation of Historic Buildings. It also… Read more »

  • Seminar on Building Conservation – the essentials

    February 20, 2018

    Professor John Edwards will present the essentials of building conservation at the Construction Wales Innovation Centre, St David’s Day talk on the 1st March in Swansea. In this afternoon session, available free of charge, Professor Edwards will cover a range of issues including the new Wales Heritage Act and what it means to those applying… Read more »