Manufacturing Success During a Pandemic

Chris Stanley of CBA writes about how the concrete block sector has responded to an unusual 2020 and how it has evolved to meet challenges

Why Local Plans Are the Answer to Engaging Communities

The shake-up of the planning system has seen some mixed reactions in a new white paper the government sets out a new approach

PM Outlines Ten Point Green Revolution Plan

Last week Boris Johnson set out his ambitious ten-point plan for a green industrial revolution which is to create and support jobs.

Edinburgh Council Award Framework

Over 50 suppliers have won a place on a new framework following on from competitive procurement exercises held by Edinburgh City Council.

Brexit and Construction – Death or Glory?

With just a few weeks until the UK leaves the EU, Ben Webb writes about Brexit and the challenges the construction industry could face

Industry Forum Assessment of Covid in Construction

Mathew Baxter is the Group Chief Executive of Echelon Consultancy, which provides best practice advice and guidance

Guidance on New Government Immigration System

Brexit is expected to have a considerable impact on the construction industry in the UK and on firms across Europe that have links to the UK.

Brexit Could Lead to New Dawn for Talent

Lesley McLeod writes about how Brexit could signal a new dawn for home grown construction talent in this latest feature.

Evidence of Green Shoots in Construction Sector

As the green shoots of recovery begin to tentatively appear, Simon Robinson looks at how construction can emerge strongly from the pandemic.

Survey Highlights Skills Shortage

Stephen Whatling of BSC writes about the skills shortage, and how the Coronavirus pandemic has impacted on this.