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Our podcast series, Building knowledge, will be showcasing industry insights from our people...

Willmott Dixon: Building knowledge Unknown

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Our podcast series, Building knowledge, will be showcasing industry insights from our people...

    Debating net zero carbon in the built environment - what‘s stopping us?

    Debating net zero carbon in the built environment - what‘s stopping us?

    We hosted a debate in partnership with Building Brum which saw industry leaders gather to discuss how the sector can achieve its net zero carbon ambitions


    A panel shared their insights into achieving carbon net zero in construction as well as discussing the outcomes of COP26 and how the industry should respond, including Julia Barrett (Willmott Dixon) Deborah Cadman (Birmingham City Council) Belinda Morgan (Cundall) Tim Carey (Collida) Chris Clarke (Scape) & James Douglas (Lendlease)

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Was COP26 a success?

    Was COP26 a success?

    Considered to be the most important climate summit in history, during the first two weeks of November, more than 20,000 delegates from nearly 200 countries descended upon Glasgow for COP26.  With an overarching goal of keeping global temperature rises to less than 1.5oC by 2050, sustainable development campaigner and Willmott Dixon non-executive director Jonathon Porritt shares his thoughts on whether COP26 achieved its goals.

    • 24 min
    COP26 and how the built environment should be tackling the biggest long-term challenge our planet faces

    COP26 and how the built environment should be tackling the biggest long-term challenge our planet faces

    Welcome to our Willmott Dixon podcast series Building Knowledge – shaping the future of construction. In this episode, Jonathan Porritt will share his insights on what to expect at COP26 and how the built environment should be tackling the biggest challenge our planet faces.

    • 58 min
    Preparing to leave a legacy over the next decade of construction in the education sector

    Preparing to leave a legacy over the next decade of construction in the education sector

    In this episode, Andrew Brookes (National DfE account manager) takes a look at the outlook for Construction in the education sector, including:


    What the latest Government announcements mean for the sector

    How we can build 'better, greener and faster'

    Examples of good practice to integrate into future projects

    • 11 min
    Being agents for change: promoting diversity in Construction

    Being agents for change: promoting diversity in Construction

    John Boughton, deputy MD and Richard David, director, in Wales and West talk about being agents for change to increase diversity in construction. 

    • 18 min
    Mark Chamberlain: Creating Westminster's flagship development in the heart of Paddington

    Mark Chamberlain: Creating Westminster's flagship development in the heart of Paddington

    Welcome to our Willmott Dixon podcast series Building Knowledge – shaping the future of construction. In this episode, Mark will be talking about his experience creating Westminster's flagship development in the heart of Paddington.


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    • 29 min

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