Health & Safety
How Construction is Responding to COVID-19
19 May 20
Evan Maindonald is CEO of MELT Property and has over 25 years of experience in Property Development and Investment.
Mental Health in Construction
15 May 20
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
13 May 20
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
11 May 20
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
6 May 20
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
27 Apr 20
The UK Government have announced a new formula for allocating funding for flood and costal defences throughout England.
Patent of the month
27 Apr 20
New task management system can help to improve safety for tunnel workers
Construction site security during COVID-19 lockdown
15 Apr 20
Despite there being no specific instruction (for now) for construction sites to close during the nationwide lockdown many sites have announced they are pausing operations to try and help slow down the spread of Coronavirus, by reducing travel to and from site, and to help to model best practice in
An interview with a PropTech Director
6 Apr 20
UKCO interviews an expert in PropTech in the form of Adam Blaxter Paliwala.
BAM pause construction across UK
2 Apr 20
Construction company, BAM have paused construction activity across their UK sites from Wednesday this week