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Contributor: Julian Turner

Julian Turner

Julian  Turner

Julian Turner is a regular feature contributor to NRI Digital's websites, covering renewable energy and growth within power markets, offshore oil drilling, and the market for new and sustainable hydrocarbons, as well as reporting on the aerospace, defence, transport and packaging industries.

Julian began his career as a feature writer at IPC Media, before joining the BBC as a staff news and feature writer for the corporation's commercial web operation. In 2003, he joined News International as a sub-editor working across eight national newspaper and magazine titles, at the same time contributing features in a freelance capacity to various national publications.

Julian was senior TV editor at Global Listings, a television specialist media company, before joining Progressive Digital Media in 2011 as chief sub-editor. He currently works as a sub-editor and feature writer across Global Trade Media's portfolio of international B2B titles, and contributes blogs to The New Statesman.

Design for life: inside Aarhus Arkitekterne’s Danish Proton Therapy Centre
Construction is underway on the world’s most advanced radiotherapy centre in Aarhus, Denmark. Mette dan-Weibel, partner and principal for health at Danish practice Aarhus Arkitekterne, walks...

Healthy housing: the importance of design to improve air quality
Air tightness levels in houses built to current UK regulations can lead to poor indoor air quality and serious health risks for residents. Here, award-winning architect Paul Farren talks about...

Troubled waters: inside Bystrup’s vision for the Nine Elms to Pimlico bridge
A team lead by Danish consultancy Bystrup Architecture Design and Engineering has seen off stiff competition to design central London’s first car-free bridge for cyclists and pedestrians across...

High and mighty: Kingdom Tower and the rise of the billion-dollar building
Scheduled for completion by 2019, the $1.2bn Kingdom Tower in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, is being heralded as the world’s first 1km high building. We talk to Clive Trencher, senior risk consultant...