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Building Performance Awards Showcase UK Expertise

The worldwide influence of the Chartered Institution of Building Services (CIBSE) is celebrated at this year's CIBSE Building Performance Awards with international schemes scooping four out of five of the Project of the Year categories.

Industry mega-poll to track impact of PI insurance crisis

Companies from across the industry are being asked to take part in the biggest ever review of construction’s growing professional indemnity insurance crisis.

HSE announces new Chief Inspector of Buildings

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has announced the appointment of a Chief Inspector of Buildings to establish and lead the new Building Safety Regulator (BSR).

CIBSE ANZ Young Engineers Awards – Meet the Judges

CIBSE is now calling on Australia and New Zealand to nominate young thought leaders to enter the 2021 Young Engineers Awards.

CIBSE Joins new engineering services alliance, Actuate UK, to champion change and collaboration

A new alliance for the multi-billion UK engineering services sector launched today, Wednesday 10th February via a virtual industry event. Actuate UK is an alliance of eight leading trade, technology, research and professional bodies in engineering services. It will deliver a single, consolidated voice for the sector.

Remembering Haris Moraitis, FCIBSE

It is with great sadness that CIBSE reports the passing of Haris Moraitis, champion of sustainable design in the built environment, CIBSE Fellow, committee member and friend.

CIBSE Launches Industry's First Embodied Carbon Toolkit

The Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) has published the building services industry's first toolkit to enable engineers to calculate the embodied carbon associated with mechanical, electrical and public health systems in buildings.

Building Regulations Part L & F, Overheating, Future Homes and Future Buildings Standards

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has this week published its response to the 2019 consultation on Part L and F and the Future Homes Standard. 

New engineering services alliance to champion change

CIBSE will soon be joining a major new alliance of eight engineering services bodies. The new alliance will launch on the morning of 10 February at 10 am, via a virtual industry event.

National Regulator Established to Ensure Construction Materials are Safe

This announcement reinforces government’s commitment to review and reinforce the product safety regime for the construction sector, and creates the structure to implement those parts of the Building Safety Bill that address product safety.

CIBSE updates Heat Networks Code of Practice

A major update to CIBSE's Heat Networks Code of Practice provides extensive guidance for the design, installation and, critically, the ongoing performance monitoring of district heating systems.

Mutual Recognition of Professional Qualifications after Brexit

The EU Directive on Mutual Recognition of Professional Qualifications (MRPQ) was established to make it easier for EU/EEA countries to recognise each other’s professional qualifications. From 1 January 2021 this legislation will no longer apply to the UK.