Health & Safety

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

Construction site security during COVID-19 lockdown

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

UKCO interviews an expert in PropTech in the form of Adam Blaxter Paliwala.

BAM pause construction across UK

Construction company, BAM have paused construction activity across their UK sites from Wednesday this week