Urgent answers needed as cladding on Midland Metropolitan hospital ‘likely’ to...

Unite, the UK and Ireland’s largest union, is demanding urgent answers after it was revealed this week that cladding on the unfinished Midland Metropolitan hospital is expected to be found to be unsafe

Actis director chosen as Women in Construction ambassador

Actis regional sales director Jemma Harris has been chosen as a Women in Construction Ambassador by London Olympia’s London Build Expo

Manufacturing is alive and well in Yorkshire

Foregale, a roofing and cladding specialist, has invested heavily in production, skills and quality control with the aim of becoming one of the top five companies in the UK.

Team Chandlers and Cembrit triumph in Pavestone Rally

Chandlers Building Supplies had a fantastic weekend at the Pavestone Rally, where Trevor Mudd from the builders’ merchant, accompanied by Sam Hanks from Cembrit, finished in first place and won best dressed car.

Don’t miss the opportunity to enter the Pitched Roofing Awards

There’s still time to enter this year’s Pitched Roofing Awards – but hurry, as the closing date for entries is Friday, September 13!

AJW hits £10K target after annual charity golf day

The company is overwhelmed by the support it has received from its suppliers and customers in raising vital funds for The Phoenix Ward at Broomfield Hospital.

Consultation on 1,000 construction training standards

CITB will be consulting on many standards over the next five years, but at the moment it is asking for your help with six suites of National Occupational Standards, and 21 short course standards.

Crest part of Brickability Group unveils London Stock Exchange floatation

Crest Building Products and roofing contractors, Crest Roofing, Crown Roofing and Excel Roofing Services, joined the Brickability Group in March 2018.

So Modular impresses BBA chief with offsite construction innovation

Curtis-Thomas, chief executive officer of BBA, together with Wendy Ajuwon, head of marketing, visited SO Modular’s plant in Neath, South Wales, to find out more about its timber frame products.

Housing must be part of the Chancellor’s ‘infrastructure revolution’

This warning from the Federation of Master Builders comes as the government announced a policy in its recent Spending Round.