News Archive

27 June 2016

Brexit – What Now?

Following the consistent support from the construction sector to remain in the EU, the referendum result was a surprise to many. This has been followed by substantial concerns over the effect on client confidence, the project pipeline, the flow of…

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10 June 2016

More Industry Card Schemes Meet CLC Requirements

Following the publication of the Build UK Training Standard which implements the Construction Leadership Council’s recommendation on industry card schemes, Build UK Trade Association Members continue to work with industry to bring their cards schemes in line with CSCS requirements.…

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7 June 2016

CIJC Confirms Increased Pay Rates

Construction employers and unions have reached agreement on an improved two year pay and conditions deal for workers covered by the Construction Industry Joint Council (CIJC) Working Rule Agreement. The first 2.5% increase on basic rates of pay will be…

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7 June 2016

Record Numbers Get Inspired By Open Doors 2016

Open Doors proved a fantastic success with 130 Build UK member sites opening their gates to over 3000 visitors to inspire them to find out more about construction and the extensive range of careers that the industry has to offer.…

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1 June 2016

Build UK Surveys Members on the State of the Industry

Build UK has launched its first State of Trade Survey to obtain a detailed picture of the state of trade within the construction industry. The new survey has been created in partnership with Glenigan, the trusted provider of UK construction…

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