Access North celebrates tripled turnover with new office and team growth

Following an increase in service demand, the company has made eight new appointments since March 2018 and has now outgrown its base.

11% of health and safety incidents on major public works involve...

Figures supplied to Heightsafe by four of the UK’s most high-profile public works projects demonstrate that a high proportion of health and safety incidents are related to working at height.

Alumasc WMS Drainage Centre of Excellence update: Gatic Slotdrain joins the...

The move will mean the relocation of Gatic’s Slotdrain operations from its Dover site to the facility in Halstead, Essex.

Workloads for small builders dip for first time in six years,...

"A perfect storm of diminished consumer confidence, rising material prices and increases in wages and salaries has resulted in the construction SME sector detracting for the first time in six years", says Brian Berry

Fantastic plastic bag boost for charity

Selco has reduced the amount of plastic bags it uses by a quarter and has donated the proceeds from selling them to charity

Construction industry suppliers are prepared for Brexit

Like voters and MPs, industry suppliers are split in their expectations for Brexit

Ibstock plc launches new brand identity to drive customer value

The new logo and corporate strapline – ‘At the heart of building’ – has been introduced following extensive research with customers and Ibstock employees

Södra investing in next-generation construction

Södra has decided to invest in an additional CLT facility at Värö in Sweden and aims to become a leader in the Nordic region

Signs of weakness in UK construction in Q1

The construction industry experienced a mixed quarter for products sales, output and new orders in the opening three months of 2019.

James Hipkins to chair BMF West Midlands Region

James is managing director of Emerys Builders Merchants