The role of archaeology in construction: new guidance issued

The existing UK Government guidance on managing historic landscape and archaeology during the planning and implementing of flood risk management construction projects has been updated, with a series of cases studies published by CIRIA (Feb 2021). CIRIA is the Construction Industry Research and Information Association, a neutral, independent and not-for-profit body.  The guidance is supported…

Historic England Publish New Heritage Asset Introduction on Gasworks and Gasholders

Historic England has published the latest in their Introductions to Heritage Assets series which in this case deals with Gasworks and Gasholders. The purpose of these documents is to provide an accessible, authoritative, illustrated summary of a particular type of heritage asset.  The new introduction sets out our understanding of coal gasworks and their attendant…