Construction News

Fire Protection Post-Grenfell: An interview with Stephen Adams, Chief Executive of BAFE

Stephen discusses attitudes to fire protection four weeks post-Grenfell.

Temporary workers filling gaps as skills shortage grips

Survey reveals 45% of employers expect to face a shortage of suitable candidates.

Balfour Beatty Living Places develops local workforce

Work experience programme finds employment for four young people.

Former government chief construction advisor to lead independent Grenfell review

Review will identify and address systemic issues highlighted by the tragedy.

Highways UK 2017 sets Intelligent Infrastructure Challenge

Event will be held on 8 November 2017 at the NEC in Birmingham.

Finalists named for Brake’s Fleet Safety Awards 2017

Recognition for fleet operators and suppliers trying to reduce road crashes involving at-work drivers.

IPA publishes its annual report on major projects

Report provides an overall picture of how well projects are progressing as of September 2016.

Warwickshire to get ultra-low energy affordable housing scheme

All properties will be built to the Passivhaus standard.

Sustainability: better building for the environment and the employee

UKCO speaks with Willmott Dixon's James Willcox on the benefits of building sustainably.

Planning permission granted for 116 new homes on Seaham

Development will be constructed on a formerly underused site owned by Durham County Council.