Supply Chain

Pick Everard seals public sector framework

Pick Everard has secured two leading national frameworks worth £120M.

New construction partners for hub SW

New construction partners have been announced by public sector development partner hub South West Scotland (hub SW), with new agreements recently refreshed with their Tier 1 construction partners. The refresh is part of a commitment to reviewing the organisation’s construction partnerships every three years to ensure the highest quality projects

UKIB supports Bradford Council on regeneration project

UKIB is working with Bradford Council on its proposed Southern Gateway train station.

SMEs recognise importance of net zero

New research shows that 82% of UK SME leaders recognise the importance of achieving net zero – but action risks being held back by cost pressures and lack of clarity.

High Speed drive for net zero carbon concrete

HS2 is helping the drive towards net zero, with construction joint venture partner, SCS, joining ConcreteZero.

Invest in the next generation

If we want to futureproof our industry, we must continue to invest in the next generation of workers.

Major Professional Services framework launched

Pagabo has issued a prior information notice for the renewal of one of its biggest construction frameworks.

McKinsey publishes Construction procurement report

A new report reveals construction companies allocate almost 70% of spending on procurement to reach sustainability goals

Loop launches Social Value survey

Loop have launched a survey, which aims to identify where the wider industry sits on social value, and where things can be improved.

Platform Design – Why a Single Modular Solution Cannot Create a Platform

David Johnson, shares his thoughts on the future of offsite construction, MMC and modular construction in the UK.