News Archive

26 April 2016

HS2 Ltd to Host Supply Chain Regional Roadshows

HS2 Ltd is hosting Supply Chain Regional Roadshows at 11 regions across the UK starting next month. The UK’s new high speed railway constitutes a huge development on a national scale, and provides businesses with opportunities to bid for billions…

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25 April 2016

Build UK Issues Procurement of Steel Guidance

In light of recent developments threatening the future of the UK steel industry, Build UK has published practical guidance to support its members in adopting a robust and fair process for the procurement of steel. Build UK members recognise the…

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19 April 2016

Construction to Open its Doors for Nationwide Event

Build UK members will be opening their doors for a week of exclusive, behind-the-scenes events at some of the UK’s best building sites for Open Doors 2016. Open Doors, which is being run in partnership with CITB, provides access to…

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15 April 2016

Sign Up to the Construction Supply Chain Payment Charter

Businesses in the construction industry can now demonstrate their commitment to fair payment by becoming a signatory to the Construction Supply Chain Payment Charter. Build UK supports the principles of the Payment Charter, which clearly sets out the existing public…

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11 April 2016

Myth Busting Information About Family Businesses

Build UK partner the Institute for Family Business (IFB) has issued myth-busting information regarding family businesses in the UK. The IFB is a family business network which supports and promotes the UK family-owned business sector through events, representation and analysis.…

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7 April 2016

Understanding the CITB and Apprenticeship Levy

Over the next two years Build UK will be working closely with CITB to deliver the following: 1.    Agree and implement a Transition Package that ensures construction employers are not bearing the cost of both the CITB Levy and the new…

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4 April 2016

Have Your Say on the State of Trade

Following the successful launch of the Build UK State of Trade Survey earlier this year, Build UK members are now being asked to complete the latest survey to provide an updated picture of the state of trade within the industry.…

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4 April 2016

Sign Up to the Construction Supply Chain Payment Charter

Businesses in the construction industry can now demonstrate their commitment to fair payment by becoming a signatory to the Construction Supply Chain Payment Charter. Build UK supports the principles of the Payment Charter, which clearly sets out the existing public…

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1 April 2016

Build UK Welcomes New Trade Association Member

Build UK has further increased its representation of the contracting supply chain with the addition of a new Trade Association Member, the European Fencing Industry Association (EFIA), from January 2016. Established in 1982, EFIA promotes safety, quality and professionalism throughout…

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