Sustainability, Environment, Development & Planning
Argues that digital and transport infrastructure should be considered as part of a long term strategy complementing a wider place based plan for a town and that the present funding system is not fit for purpose. Covers: why infrastructure matters for towns; developing and delivering and local infrastructure strategies; and central government can help deliver high quality infrastructure in towns.
The National Infrastructure Commission aims to enable long term strategic decision making to build effective and efficient infrastructure for the UK.
NBS has produced specification systems and information products for construction industry professionals for more than 40 years. The National Building Specification is the recognised UK national standard and is used by over 5,000 organisations. NBS is part of RIBA Enterprises Ltd.
IHS Markit is a leading global source of critical information and insight for customers in a broad range of industries. Our customer product and service solutions span four major areas of information: energy, product lifecycle management, environmental and security. By focusing on our customers first, we deliver data and expertise that enable innovative and successful decision-making. Customers range from governments and multinational companies to smaller companies and technical professionals in more than 180 countries. IHS has been in business since 1959 and employs more than 3,500 people in 35 locations around the world.