What is Blockchain and how can it help surveyors?
Every so often a revolutionary digital break-through emerges. The most recent being a technology allowing a decentralised, reliable and verifiable record of transactions, which is maintained across multiple computers using peer-to-peer networking and cryptography – blockchain. Blockchain came to public prominence as the digital architecture underpinning Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies that blossomed following the financial […]
Technology centre and shipyard plan for Albert Island industrial hub
The Albert Island scheme aims to "comprehensively redevelop" the 13.49 hectare site to create an employment hub with a range of industrial uses. Planning documents submitted to Newham Council in January state that "the four key components of London's transport infrastructure - river, road, rail and runway - will be brought together and co-located within […]