Opening times

Term time schedule

Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm

Closed for lunch 12pm - 1pm each day

Closed all day Saturday and Sunday and bank holidays

Visit the School

The Project Support Centre is located in the School of Architecture and the Built Environment at the University of Westminster.

Visit the School of Architecture and the Built Environment

Sustainable transitions: Navigating theories and challenging realities. Copenhagen, 29-31 August 2012

Posted on: 30 August 2012
By:
No Comments »
Filed under: Events presentations

The aim of this event was to offer a space for the change of experiences with a broad range of empirical investigations and interventions in the field of transition studies. These include studies of the contribution from firms, industries, organisations, social practices, consumption, civil society and social movements. It also included studies of the territorial and spatial distribution of transition processes and the implications of transitions in the context of developing countries. Full papers are available online.

Find out more online

International Sustainability Conference 2012. Basel, 29-31 August 2012

Posted on: 30 August 2012
By:
No Comments »
Filed under: Events presentations

Under the title of Strategies for sustainability: Institutional and organisational challenges, this event provided a platform for social scientists, economists as well as representatives from civil society working with interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary approaches in the field of sustainable development. A volume of proceedings is available online.

Read more online

United Arab Emirates: Market and Trade Profile

Posted on: 30 August 2012
By:
No Comments »
Filed under: News

The latest in a series of market and trade profiles from Visit Britain examines tourism in the United Arab Emirates.

Read more online

 

 

SME BIM Feedback Report

Posted on: 30 August 2012
By:
No Comments »
Filed under: News

The results of a recent study into market perceptions of BIM have been published. The report features feedback directly from small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and gives a real indication into what is happening a year after the launch of the government’s construction strategy.

Read more online

Low-carbon growth links with China

Posted on: 30 August 2012
By:
No Comments »
Filed under: News

Assisting China on low-carbon development should be at the heart of Government plans to tackle climate change and secure high-value business opportunities for UK firms, a report by MPs on the Energy and Climate Change Committee argues.

Read more online

Green Belt: Under renewed threat?

Posted on: 30 August 2012
By:
No Comments »
Filed under: News

A new briefing and map published by the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) highlights major new threats to England’s Green Belts

Read more online

Fire risk during construction: design and specification implications

Posted on: 30 August 2012
By:
No Comments »
Filed under: News

Following a number of recent major fires on construction sites, Neil Storkes, NBS Technical Author and Architect, summarizes the requirements of the CDM Regulations, current fire legislation and HSE guidance, and reviews the implications for the design and specification of projects.

Read more online

Beyond the bluster: Why wind power is an effective technology

Posted on: 30 August 2012
By:
No Comments »
Filed under: News

Opponents’ claims that wind energy is an ineffective, inefficient or unreliable technology are unfounded, according to a report published by the Institute for Public Policy Research.

Read more online

Concrete Quarterly: Autumn 2012

Posted on: 30 August 2012
By:
No Comments »
Filed under: News

The latest issue of this quarterly journal from the Concrete Centre looks at the use of concrete in building for the London Olympics.

Read more online

Land use futures: One year review

Posted on: 29 August 2012
By:
No Comments »
Filed under: News

The Foresight Land Use Futures (LUF) Project published its findings as the report Land Use Futures: Making the most of land in the 21st century (the Report) on 26 February 2010. This one-year review (the Review) sets out the Report’s impact in government and other organisations’ policy development and strategic thinking, the work of the research community and in business. The main body of the Review includes statements from the stakeholder organisations themselves.

Read more online