Finance & Legislation

Unilateral Withdrawal of Adjudication

The recent case of Jacobs UK Ltd v Skanska Construction UK Ltd.

Alcohol and drugs – time for the industry to adopt official legislation?

While drugs and alcohol testing are legislated for in certain sectors, there is no legal obligation for the construction industry.

Building a plan in time for GDPR’s arrival

With GDPR just around the corner, businesses must prepare for changes to avoid any punishment for non-compliance

The Chancellor’s Construction Conundrum

Justin Arnesen of Ayming weighs in on the industry's economic uncertainty.

Construction missing out on R&D tax credits

The figures show that construction is missing out on this valuable tax relief and driver to innovation.

Government outlines housing vision

The government has released its future ‘vision for housing’.

Candidate ownership – What construction companies need to know when using multiple recruitment agencies

When two recruitment agencies claim ownership of the same candidate.

£2.3Bn building fund announced for Welsh education infrastructure

The second stage of the 21st Century Schools and Education Programme.

How to combat sales competition in the construction sector

A sector slump will have a strong impact on the sales of materials and equipment.

FMB hopes for bold Budget

Finance for SMEs is a priority to help tackle the housing crisis, says Berry.