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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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28 September 2018

Fingerprint-based drug testing on show at Build UK’s A Smart Future

Intelligent Fingerprinting showcased their revolutionary drug testing system for the construction sector at Build UK: A Smart Future, incorporating the AGM on 27 September. The system not only supports random workplace testing at many locations, but also doesn’t require a…

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19 September 2018

Build UK respond to Migration Advisory Committee report: EEA migration

Responding to the release of the Migration Advisory Committee’s final report on EEA migration in the UK, Communications Director at Build UK, James McLarin, said: “UK construction must have access to skilled people to create the infrastructure and homes that…

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14 September 2018

One month left to enter the Construction News Specialist Awards!

There is now only one month left to get your entries in for the Construction News (CN) Specialist Awards 2019! This year there are 20 categories to choose from, including two new categories open for entries for Finishing & Fit Out…

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11 September 2018

Contractors report rise in residential construction output, but labour availability remains a concern

Results of the second Build UK State of Trade survey for 2018 show that Contractors expect increased residential construction activity to offset weakness in other sectors over the coming months. The survey, which was undertaken with Glenigan, found that a…

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