News Archive

31 August 2017

Using Technology to attract more young people into Construction

MyKindaFuture has been working closely with the industry and have created ‘connectr’ a learning and communications platform designed to attract, engage and guide more young people into construction and engineering roles. The platform is a bespoke, cloud-based, learning and engagement…

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30 August 2017

B&CE wants your views

The online consultation on B&CE’s proposed new occupational health framework deadline of Friday 29 September is now only a month away. The framework is the first stage in the development of a new occupational health model for the construction industry.…

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29 August 2017

Berkeley Group Apprentice Awards are now open

Berkeley Group are hosting their second annual Apprentice awards on 10 October 2017 and applications are now open. The awards recognise individuals and businesses who work with Berkeley and have gone the extra mile to demonstrate their commitment to apprenticeships.…

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23 August 2017

CIP Knowledge website set to launch in September

From Monday 4 September, Construction Industry Publications (CIP) are launching a new website CIP Knowledge, in which will combine all of the online Construction Health and Safety and Environmental Manuals in one place. The site has many new features, of…

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18 August 2017

CSCS is calling time on CRO cards

The Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) is reminding the industry that time is almost up for 85,000 Construction Related Occupation (CRO) cards. CSCS withdrew the CRO card at the end of March this year and all CRO cards issued since…

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14 August 2017

Bank of England releases August Inflation Report

The Build UK State of Trade Survey collects data from across the contracting supply chain, offering a fantastic insight into the sector’s performance. The results of the survey are of great interest to institutions such as the Bank of England…

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9 August 2017

Construction News Specialist Awards 2018 – Entries now open

Build UK is delighted to be supporting the Construction News Specialist Awards, who are celebrating their 14th year. The Awards are being held on 8 March 2018 at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London. The awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of…

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8 August 2017

Construction News Summit 2017

The Construction News (CN) Summit will be held on 21-22 November 2017, and is a unique opportunity to hear from government, public and private sector clients and industry leaders from across the construction industry. The event which will take place…

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2 August 2017

Build UK and Collab Group to Draw Young People into Construction

Build UK and Collab Group are delighted to announce the development of ‘Bridge into Construction’, a new further education course to get young people started in construction. The one year course, which will be piloted by seven colleges across the…

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