Construction materials links

Below are some links to useful and interesting sites on construction materials. If there are any sites you would like to see featured on this page please let Jackie Butterfield know the details and we will feature them here.


Construction Bodies and Organisations

Brick Development Association

Building Research Establishment 

Steel Construction Institute

Modern Built Environment Knowledge Transfer Network
(includes a comprehensive list of industry and academic links)

BRE Centre for Innovative Construction Materials (University of Bath)

Society for Chemical Industry - Construction Materials Technical Interest Group 


Material Standards and Legislation

British Standards Institution

British Council for Offices - Good Practice in the Selection of Construction Materials


Journals and Publications

Institution of Civil Engineers - Construction Materials Journal (requires subscription)

Elsevier - Construction and Building Materials Journal (requires subscription)