Software & Technology

Pioneering Collab To ‘Shake Up’ Construction


A groundbreaking new collaboration aimed at transforming the future of the UK’s construction industry can be unveiled.

Telford & Wrekin Overhaul Planning System


DEF Software are to collaborate with Telford & Wrekin Council to create and launch a new back office development platform

What Spending Review Means for Construction


The UK Government have spent a lot of time talking about ‘Levelling Up’ the UK by investing in construction and infrastructure.

Using Virtual Technology to Build Back Better


John Kitchingman of Dassault Systèmes writes about the construction sector using virtual technology as part of Build Back Better.

Work Begins on Dawlish Sea Wall


The second section of a new, bigger sea wall at Dawlish has been started it will protect the railway and town from rising sea levels

The Evolution of Communications in Construction


Poor planning equals poor performance’, and this couldn’t be more relevant how you strategise a communications infrastructure

HS2 Award Contract for Two Tunnelling Machines


On Friday, October 8 2020, the contract for the first two giant tunnelling machines for London’s HS2 tunnels was signed

£17m National Brownfield Institute Moves Closer


The new National Brownfield Institute in Wolverhampton has moved one step closer to being built after a planning application was submitted

Digital Catapult launches Technology Accelerator


Last week Digital Catapult launched a new Tech Accelerator by calling on medium and large manufacturing industry partners to participate.

Kier Appointed to New Research Facility


Kier has been appointed to deliver its £30 million Centre for Integrative Semiconductor Materials building.