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.
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. 

21 September 2017 | by

Newcastle-based NBS has teamed up with a North East school to inspire teenagers to choose a career in the construction sector.

18 September 2017 | by

Over 70 leading North East England exporters heard Richard Waterhouse, chief executive at NBS, set out what he sees as the priority to boost the region’s skills base.

22 August 2017 | by

NBS has released its fourth major survey into construction contracts and related legal issues to investigate how well the industry is getting along.

10 August 2017 | by

The leading global provider of technical information, specification and BIM tools to construction industry professionals, NBS is looking to recruit six staff to join a new business development team at its Newcastle office.

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