Finance & Legislation

PM announces £84m for West Mids


Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced an extra £84 million in spending for the West Midlands, allowing an extra 7,500 homes to be built

How the UK Can Learn from the Construction Sector


It’s anticipated that businesses will soon start to consider ways they will get their staff safely and responsibly back to work. If construction needs an example of a good working practice to adopt it themselves, then look no further than the construction sector, said Mark Wakeford, joint managing director of

CICV Forum Extend Post-Pandemic Consultation


The CICV Forum has extended its wide-ranging consultation to the whole of the Scottish construction industry.

Webinars Get Message Across for CICV Forum


Following on from the success of their first webinar, the CICV are staging a follow up event tomorrow, Wednesday June 3rd, 2020.

Chief Planner Publishes Letters on COVID-19


Kevin Stewart and John McNairney have issued letters to outline how the Scottish Government has tackled planning issues

£1Bn to Remove Dangerous Cladding


A new £1 billion fund has been created by the Government in order to meet the costs of removing unsafe non-ACM cladding

Sector Guidance for Easing Lockdown


New guidance has been published by the Scottish Government to help retailers and manufacturers to consider safely returning to work

CICV Welcome Return to Work in Scotland


The CICV Forum has welcomed the first steps to get the sector back to work in Scotland, announced by the First Minister, last week

Spike in Construction Job Numbers


New figures have shown a spike postings were up by 0.7% following an announcement that key industries could return to work.

Kier Start on Leisure Site


Keir have started work on a new £15 million leisure centre, the new centre will improve facilities for residents of the Spen Valley.