Construction Information Service

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Developed by IHS Markit and NBS, the Construction Information Service (CIS) is an online tool to quickly access current regulations, construction standards, technical advice and industry news on building, engineering, design and construction processes in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland.
Updated weekly, the CIS offers a powerful search engine to find authoritative information for every stage of the construction lifecyle from design and completion to operation and ongoing use. Easy-to-use search filters allow you to query 23,000+ documents from 300+ publishers and more.


Architecture and Architectural Design & Technology; Building Surveying; Civil Engineering; Construction; Quantity Surveying