Leeds Beckett University collaboration to drive innovation in construction industry

Leeds Beckett University have partnered YORhub drive innovation in the construction sector

UK construction costs set to rise by up to 3.8% in 2024

Construction costs in the UK are predicted to rise by 3 – 3.8% this year, following an increase of 4.1% in 2023.

Above and beyond: Pushing Social Value

Pagabo, discusses where national framework providers and clients can go above and beyond PPN 06/20

The Association of Brickwork Contractors to deliver brickwork upskilling programme

The Association of Brickwork Contractors (The ABC) has secured the tender for a three-year contract of funding from The CITB.

Gender pay gap for UK tradespeople revealed

Across a working lifetime, tradesmen may earn £700K more on average compared to their female counterparts.

Quality over Quantity: Retaining Talent in the Construction Industry 

This article looks at the current challenges faced by the construction sector when trying to retain talent. 

Tackling skills shortages in the construction industry with UK apprenticeships

As the rate of UK construction workers continues to decrease businesses must rapidly fill skills gaps to keep up with industry demands.

Construction industry’s digital transformation

The construction industry has been a focal point for the UK government in developing it's digitisation.

Navigating the UK’s immigration system

A guide for construction employers on hiring overseas talents,

New construction roles added to Shortage Occupation List

The Home Office has added a number of construction roles to the Shortage Occupation List.