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ARGE Strategy Forum

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13-02-2017

Planning ahead: this year's conference

Our annual conferences continue to be successful platforms for colleagues from across Europe to engage with and discuss the issues impacting on our industry. We hope the Salzburg conference...
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13-02-2017

Workshops - What's happening next?

If you attended the 2016 ARGE Conference, then you’ll know that the workshops set up to agree the next ARGE agenda were a central part of the event. The four workshops were: The...
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13-02-2017

Looking toward the future with ARGE

We’d like to start by thanking members who attended the 2016 ARGE conference in Le Touquet in full force - your attendance and active participation resulted in one of our most successful...
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01-09-2015

Does ARGE Need To Update DoP Templates?

Cast your minds back to over two years ago, before the Construction Products Regulation (CPR) came into force. At this time, ARGE presented a series of Declarations of Performance (DoPs)...
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27-08-2015

How does the CPR work in practice since its introduction in 2013?

It’s hard to believe that more than two years have passed since the Construction Products Regulation (CPR) came into force, signaling the start of a steady transition to more Pan European...
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20-08-2015

ARGE EPD Draft Already Available

With this year’s ARGE conference just a few weeks away, you don’t have long to wait to hear the latest on our route to EPDs. ARGE project consultant, CETIM is currently busy...
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04-08-2015

Countdown to the Conference

With this year's conference just over a month away, we thought we'd take this opportunity to look at what you can expect from this year's event.  The invites have been sent and the...
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30-06-2014

What to expect at this year's conference

The official invitations have been sent out for this year's ARGE conference and the final preparations are underway, so what can you expect from the annual meeting in September?  ...
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11-04-2014

Will you be joining ARGE in Italy?

The Venice region of Italy has been announced as the venue for this year's Annual ARGE Conference, and we hope you'll be joining us this year.  Abano Terme will be the main location for...
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07-11-2013

ARGE RAISED CONCERNS WITH CEN - WHAT ARE YOURS?

ARGE recently attended a meeting with  representatives from CEN and the European Commission, as a result ARGE believe positive steps are now being taken to improve the way product standards...
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17-09-2013

Success At The Conference

Thanks to everyone for attending this year's ARGE conference - I think you'll all agree it was a great success.  The main talking points to arise from the conference were ARGE's decision...
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05-09-2013

Welcome to Budapest

The offcicial ARGE conference has begun!  If you're at the conference, then we'd like to hear from you. Why not tell us about your first day at the conference? What has been the highlight...
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30-08-2013

Understanding EPDs

If you've been keeping up to date with our forum posts of late or following us on Linked In then you'll probably be aware that we believe Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) are the most...
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18-08-2013

Route to EPDs

With the annual ARGE conference just a few weeks away and with EPDs very much the priority on the agenda, we take a look in more detail at the route to EPDs.  It has been established that...
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14-08-2013

How has CPR affected you?

It’s been little over a month since the new Construction Products Regulation came into force, so how has this changed business for you?   Hopefully, you were prepared for the...
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09-08-2013

What's been happening at ARGE?

It's been a busy month at ARGE...  As we build up to our annual conference in Budapest this September, the working groups have been busy developing their suggestions for delivering generic...
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25-07-2013

Have your say on Declaration of Performance Draft

In the build up to the ARGE conference in September, I am becomming increasingly involved in work on the harmnisation of construction works.  Together with about 40 other national...
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09-07-2013

Be guided by ARGE

ARGE has published its Introductory Guide to the European Wide Sustainability Agenda and this can now be downloaded from the website.  The guide is an excellent resource for those wanting...
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21-06-2013

Sustainability - why take it seriously?

In the lead up to the annual ARGE conference in September, this forum will be dedicated to the sustainability agenda, which will be presented at the conference. I’m sure some of you will...
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31-05-2013

Sustainability Takes Over

In the lead up to the annual ARGE conference in Budapest, being held on 5th & 6th September, sustainability is taking over the ARGE forum.  The introduction of the Construction...
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19-10-2012

Tell us what topics you would like to see discussed in the ARGE Forum…

The ARGE Forum is a new platform for members and external audiences to discuss issues and opportunities that are of interest to them. The Forum will feature articles by leading figures within...
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19-10-2012

Why change the ARGE website?

The need to improve the website was recognised as early as 2010, and was driven by a number of practical difficulties with the existing site. The existing site was difficult to edit...