Education & Training

UK Rail Faces Skills Shortage by 2025

New research from City & Guilds and the NSAR has shown that skills shortages are set to escalate significantly in the rail sector

McGoff Secure Contracts Worth Over £100m

McGoff Construction has secured contracts worth in excess of £100 million for work which is to commence in 2021. The contracts are primarily for the McGoff Group’s asset-backed operating businesses and are in the care and education sectors, including New Care and Back to the Garden Childcare. The company, which

Telford & Wrekin Overhaul Planning System

DEF Software are to collaborate with Telford & Wrekin Council to create and launch a new back office development platform

What Spending Review Means for Construction

The UK Government have spent a lot of time talking about ‘Levelling Up’ the UK by investing in construction and infrastructure.

Using Virtual Technology to Build Back Better

John Kitchingman of Dassault Systèmes writes about the construction sector using virtual technology as part of Build Back Better.

Could There be Challenges for Construction Post-Brexit?

Stuart Dantzic is Managing Director of Caribbean Blinds, talks about how he thinks the construction industry will be affected by Brexit.

Brexit: Impact and Challenges for Construction

Sean Keyes of Sutcliffe writes about the impact and challenges the construction industry may face when the UK leaves the EU

Does ‘Rebuilding Britain’ Have Cracks?

The ‘Rebuilding Britain’ campaign and strategy has encouraged the UK government to create safety nets for businesses and employees alike

New Office for Investment For UK

Last week Boris Johnson announced an addition to the UK's ability to attract foreign investment, in the form of an Office for Investment.

How is Brexit Going to Impact Construction?

Dr Aidan Bell is co-founder of EnviroBuild, in this feature he writes about how Brexit could impact the construction industry in the UK.