News

6 March 2018

Catalyst for Change

The collapse of Carillion earlier this year, played out in front of us, shows the outcome when a major industry sector operates with a commercial model that is not fit for purpose. We have seen up close what happens when…

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22 February 2018

Help Tackle Modern Day Slavery Workshops

To raise industry awareness and influence action on tackling Modern Slavery in the construction sector, Stronger Together are organising a one-day interactive workshop. The workshops are available in three UK cities across the next few months: 14 March in Bristol…

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2 February 2018

Are you ready for Gender Pay Reporting?

Gender Pay Reporting legislation will come into full effect from 4 April 2018. The legislation requires large companies with more than 250 employees across all industries to publish their gender pay gap annually. The legislation aims to increase pay transparency…

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29 January 2018

Support for Carillion Apprentices

CITB has started the all-important task of placing the 1,400 displaced Carillion apprentices. They are particularly keen to hear from employers who can employ joinery and brickwork apprentices and those that are based in Glasgow and require General Construction Operatives.…

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26 January 2018

CN Specialist Awards 2018 finalists announced!

The Construction Specialist Award 2018 finalists have been revealed and Build UK members are amongst the front runners. The awards ceremony will take place on 8 March at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London. The Specialists Awards are the only…

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24 January 2018

Construction Output Continues to Grow Despite Increasing Recruitment Difficulties

Results of the third Build UK State of Trade survey for 2017 show that construction output grew and contractors anticipate continued growth in workload during the current quarter and over the next twelve months, according to the latest Build UK…

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