News

7 November 2018

Bridge into Construction Programme – An Update

Build UK and Collab Group are pleased to announce that 9 colleges are participating in the Bridge into Construction Programme for 2018/19. Blackpool and Barnet & Southgate colleges have already started delivering the programme. Work Experience requirements: Barnet & Southgate…

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7 November 2018

Open Doors 2019 – Site Registration is Live!

Open Doors Week 2019 will take place from Monday 18 March to Saturday 23 March and the website is now officially live for members to upload their sites! Open Doors, delivered by Build UK in partnership with the Construction Industry…

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2 November 2018

Build UK welcome Highways England to membership

Build UK has welcomed Highways England as a public sector Client member. As a government company charged with operating, maintaining and improving England’s Strategic Road Network, they are currently delivering a £15 billion of Government investment on motorways and major…

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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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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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