Health & Safety

£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

Project to Reduce Flooding to Begin June


A scheme to replenish Lincolnshire’s beaches is to get underway in next month and will help reduce the risk of flooding

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

How Construction is Responding to COVID-19


Evan Maindonald is CEO of MELT Property and has over 25 years of experience in Property Development and Investment.

Mental Health in Construction


A new report from the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) has shown that 26% of construction industry professionals have thought about taking their own lives in 2019, before the COVID-19 pandemic hit the industry. Along with this statistic, 97% of construction workers recorded being stressed at least once in the

BDG Set out WFH Approach


A team from BDG architecture + design, have developed a unique response to the sudden and exponential growth in remote working.

CICV Forum Offers Understanding of Essential Work


A new infographic from the Construction Industry Coronavirus (CICV) Forum aims to provide greater clarity over what is essential work

Active Travel Infrastructure Initiative Launched


The Scottish Government have announced a new fund which will fund a new infrastructure programme to enable more space for social distancing

Flood Defences of the Future


The UK Government have announced a new formula for allocating funding for flood and costal defences throughout England.

Patent of the month


New task management system can help to improve safety for tunnel workers