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European Parliament discusses fire safety in buildings

It was against the background of the Grenfell Tower accident occurred in London that the European Parliament in its plenary session, on the 13th September 2017, debated the topic of fire safety in buildings.


Energy Performance of Buildings Directive: Remaining flaws could be detrimental to construction SMEs

Today’s ITRE Committee vote on the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive is a step in the right direction, but the European Builders Confederation (EBC) expresses concerns about the impact of some articles of the report.

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Have a look at the EBC Annual Report 2016-2017. It's got a new fresh look and features key construction-related topics, from the performance of the sector and posting of workers to energy efficiency, circular economy, standardisation and much more. More linguistic versions available.