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Thursday, 12 March 2015

Construction and property development specialist Pochin’s Ltd is marking the handover of a 27,000 sq ft HQ building at Hawarden Business Park for CSA Group Testing UK (formerly Sira Test & Certification).

Thursday, 12 March 2015

A North East utility infrastructure business has secured its first £1million contract.

Thursday, 12 March 2015

Jefferson Sheard has welcomed new additions to its team in the Sheffield and Peterborough offices as a result of securing new commissions in England and Northern Ireland.

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

Balfour Beatty, a member of The 5% Club, is marking National Apprenticeship Week (9th -13th March) with a range of new commitments to help more young people find work in the growing infrastructure sector.

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

The NHBC Foundation is today calling for a new industry-wide campaign to boost the numbers of girls and young women in house building as new research reveals that just one in ten are interested in building and construction careers.

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

Apprenticeship places at NG Bailey will increase by approximately 200% this year as the UK’s engineering, IT and facilities services business strives to meet the demand for opportunities and fulfil its commitment to the nation’s skilled workforce.

Tuesday, 10 March 2015

Climate Change Secretary Edward Davey MP has pledged a £300million cash injection as part of a new Fuel Poverty Strategy.

Tuesday, 10 March 2015

Boris Johnson has marked the beginning of National Apprenticeship Week with a £1.8 million plan to encourage thousands of London businesses to take on an apprentice.

Tuesday, 10 March 2015

The pre construction phase is now underway at the Quixwood Moor Wind Farm and local contractors have been called in to carry out some of the site investigation work.

Tuesday, 10 March 2015

A Northamptonshire roofing firm has been sentenced for serious safety failings, which emerged when a worker died after falling through a rooflight.

Tuesday, 10 March 2015

Onshore construction has begun at Burbo Bank Extension, DONG Energy's 258 megawatt (MW) offshore wind farm located 8 kilometres off the UK coast in Liverpool Bay.

Tuesday, 10 March 2015

Manchester-based Harbur Construction has bolstered its team with the addition of three senior staff.

Monday, 9 March 2015

The Home Builders Federation has used its submission to next week’s Budget to request measures to help boost the delivery of much needed housing by introducing a package of measures to move sites more quickly through the development process and give a shot in the arm to small house builders.

Monday, 9 March 2015

Merseylink has hired six apprentices to work on the iconic Mersey Gateway Project.

Monday, 9 March 2015

The Midas Group’s Southern division has expanded into new premises following a successful recruitment drive and a record-breaking year of trading.

Monday, 9 March 2015

Architects and quantity surveyors are being given the opportunity to gain first-hand experience of the latest developments in offsite construction

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2015-03-25 14:02

Stuart Thomson, public affairs consultant, and Dougal Ainsley, solicitor at Bircham Dyson Bell discuss the changing face of the procurement process

2015-03-25 13:49

Phil Harrison, managing director at Wates Construction discusses if Birmingham could be the next boom town when it comes to construction

2015-03-09 14:18

Is e-learning the solution the construction industry needs to help revolutionise safety and awareness training? Jeremy Melhuish investigates

2015-03-09 14:08

For National Apprentice Week, the CEO of Nylacast, Mussa Mahomed, tells us why he believes apprentices are the future

2015-03-09 13:54

Glen Irwin, MEP & sustainability manager at Stepnell looks at the factors influencing the lack of progress in the retrofit industry

2015-02-24 13:16

The construction industry’s reluctance to use digital technology is retrogressive and unrealistic… but things are starting to change, says Benjamin Dyer of Powered Now

2015-02-24 13:13

Tracey Jackson from Howells Patent Glazing says the firm is aiming high when it comes to the year ahead

2015-02-11 12:54

Gillian Econopouly, head of policy and research at CITB believes more still needs to be done to address the skills shortage

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