Build 157: Science basics

1 December 2016

How and why details work
Plus: Where to for the Licensed Building Practitioners Scheme?

In this issue

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Feature section: Design, science, build

While there’s plenty of scope for originality in a building’s design, its construction details must follow scientifically defined principles. We explore how and why common details work.

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Feature section: Licensed building practitioners

What does the report card for the Licensed Building Practitioners Scheme say now it has been up and running for over 10 years? Yes, there is room for improvement, but it has an important role in lifting buildings standards.

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