Nine further abandoned rail schemes have been granted cash for restoration says the New Civil Engineer. Wendy Morton – Rail Minister announced a further £15 million in funding to reopen nine railway schemes across England. The scheme is designed to reopen disused services, railway lines, and stations.
Top 10 Construction Projects By Value The outlook of the construction industry is hard to define at the moment. Labour shortages, the rising cost of materials, and higher interest rates – it’s difficult to pinpoint where exactly we are at. One thing is for sure, at the moment. Everyone is busy. There is a large ... Continue Reading
Still Don’t Have the Building of the Future Join Industry Decision Makers In Our Weekly Newsletter. Sleepless nights. Difficult working conditions. Lots of dehumidifiers. It’s fair to say that global warming is well and truly here. Urban construction is going to change as a result. Design, form, and all supply chain mechanisms will have to ... Continue Reading
Two construction workers commit suicide each day Join Industry Decision Makers In Our Weekly Newsletter. Mental health. A thorn that has been ignored by construction companies for many years. A “tick the box” approach, rather than an embedded strategy. It is only now that things are beginning to change. Slowly, but changing. 1-2 construction workers ... Continue Reading
Brand In Construction & Taylor Wimpey For the longest time, marketing & advertising were treated as a checkbox for our industry. Firms asked their admins to put their logo in a newspaper and that was it. No defined creative efforts. No tracking & reporting mechanisms. The incentives weren’t there. But, the tide is turning…slowly. With the ... Continue Reading