News Archive

31 October 2018

Build UK Publishes New Information on Payment Terms

Build UK has added information on the payment performance of its eligible Client members and largest Specialist Contractors alongside the results of its Contractor members published earlier this year. Using data submitted under the Duty to Report on Payment Practices and…

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25 October 2018

Pre-Qualification Reform Soft Launch

The Steering Group has agreed a plan for working towards a soft launch of the new PQ system to Build UK and CECA members from March 2019.

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24 October 2018

CITB Reform – An Update from Sarah Beale

Sarah Beale, Chief Executive of CITB outlined to Build UK members at their first skills briefing, how CITB has listened to industry and has clearly delivered against its Vision 2020 Business Plan. In its response to the consensus question in…

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24 October 2018

100% Qualified not 100% Carded

100% qualified not 100% carded, was the key message from Graham Wren, Chief Executive of CSCS, at the Build UK Member Skills Briefing on 17 October. Graham outlined a number of changes to the card scheme that will lead to…

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24 October 2018

CITB Apprenticeships and Standards

The skills landscape has seen significant reform over the past few years and at Build UK’s Member Skills Briefing on 17 October, Dawn Hillier, Head of Standards and Qualifications provided members with an update on CITB’s achievements. Development Recognising the…

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23 October 2018

Deadline to enter the Construction News Specialist Awards ends soon!

The entry deadline for the Construction News Specialist Awards (CN) was extended to allow extra time for submissions, but the extended deadline ends this week. You have until Friday to get your entries in for the CN Specialist Awards 2019!…

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11 October 2018

Tax Guidance for Build UK Members – October 2018

Members can access the Construction Industry Joint Taxation Committee’s (JTC) monthly tax guidance newsletter as a key benefit of Build UK membership. Members often register the difficulties they face in complying with changes to taxation rules and regulations and can…

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3 October 2018

Getting under the skin of common industry conditions

B&CE, along with Wendy Jones of Loughborough University attended Build UK: A Smart Future to showcase their exciting wearable simulations which raise awareness and understanding of some of the most common construction-related conditions. The simulations help workers to spot those…

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