Is diversity the only way to solve the housing crisis?

Achieving the government's ambition of one million new homes by 2020 is not a certainty.

Interim Payment and Successive Adjudications: Update

Peter Sheridan from Sheridan Gold LLP gives an update on Interim Payment and Successive Adjudications.

Osborne strengthens relationship with subconstractors

The cloud-based WebContractor is improving the speed, efficiency and transparency of payment processing.

Are we getting the best out of off-site manufacturing?

We discuss the advantages of off-site construction with Mott MacDonald's Chief Technical Officer.

Why you should start using digital construction reports

Over 60% of construction workers are still using the traditional methods on site.

Will Robots ever replace people?

Are jobs in the construction industry safe from robot takeover?

How Secured by Design is saving developers time and money – and reducing crime

This article looks at why developers are signing up to a new Secured by Design product that makes it easier and simpler for them to meet Part Q of the Building Regulations and gain SBD membership along the way. About SBD and its launch of SBD NBA Secured by Design

Why are most construction projects significantly exceeding their budgets?

Problems include a lack of solid foundation with a well-written job specification and budget.

Exclusive Interview: Dr David Hancock

Dr Hancock discusses BIM, infrastructure, offsite manufacturing and the year ahead for the construction industry.

Construction pay increases, but for how long?

Tim Kellett examines how pay in the construction industry has fared over the last year.