About NBS

At NBS, we are committed to offering distinctive, innovative specification and information solutions to construction industry professionals and are proud to be leading the construction industry in its digital evolution.

Our origins lie in the National Building Specification and for over 40 years we have developed and produced NBS products which support the built environment. Our NBS specification products cover construction, engineering services and landscape design.

We are NBS

NBS provides essential BIM, specification, knowledge management and building product information services.
Play a key role in leading the digital revolution in construction
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Latest Press Releases

NBS and RIBA Enterprises issue press releases to keep you informed of important developments within the company and the construction industry.
11 December 2017 | by

A prominent North-East businesswoman and Chief Operating Officer of NBS - the leading global provider of technical information, specification and BIM tools to construction industry professionals - has been shortlisted for a prestigious business leader award.

29 November 2017 | by

A new programme of events for the region’s Building Information Modelling (BIM) community kick started this week in Newcastle with over 50 construction professionals attending.

20 November 2017 | by

For seven years, NBS has chartered the rise of BIM within the UK design community, but this week launched its first report into the views of construction product manufacturers.

20 November 2017 | by

Stephenson Halliday and Realty Media are the first tenants to move into NBS’s new, state of the art incubator space at the Old Post Office on St Nicholas Street, Newcastle.

13 November 2017 | by

Dedicated to inspiring the next generation of built environment professionals, NBS has announced that Teesside University will benefit from its biggest effort to date in providing free licenses to its globally used specification software for educational use. 

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