Two construction workers commit suicide each day

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 ... Read more

Interview With The Founders – Brittany Harris and Jade Cohen

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Interview With The Founders – Brittany Harris and Jade Cohen Construction Wave was incredibly happy to catch up with Brittany Harris and Jade Cohen who are the co-founders of Qualisflow. Qualisflow (or Qflow) enables you to make informed decisions on cost, carbon and quality and does this by collecting real-time materials and waste data at ... Read more

Brand In Construction & Taylor Wimpey

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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 ... Read more

Kier Wins Manchester Aquatic Centre Work

As Manchester has set its sights on becoming a zero-carbon city they want to make this prior Commonwealth Games venue part of the transition. The building will be decarbonised and brought up to today’s standards to help them reach their 2038 deadline for zero carbon.

NextGen Construction 2023

The conference aims to educate the construction industry about how to attract, retain & incentivise the next generation. We all know 16 year old’s aren’t naturally enticed to join the industry. Why would they? The industry so far behind the times that they can’t communicate properly with them. Culture must change. Communications must change. Old … Read more

Aberdeenshire Offers Opportunity To Smaller Firms

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Aberdeenshire Council is inviting micro, small and medium-sized businesses to learn about upcoming contracts related to housing projects. The event it open to all including supported businesses and third-sector organisations. It will cover upcoming contracts related to housing projects and the council’s ongoing Housing Improvement Programme (HIP). The main types of improvement works sought during … Read more

Where Is The Fit-Out Market At?

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.

Abandonded Rail Schemes Get Injection of Cash

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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.

M&S Publicly Calls Out Michael Gove

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Michael Gove has ordered a public inquiry into its plan to demolish and then rebuild its Oxford Street location from the ground up the Guardian reports.