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SIG UK appoints category director for timber

SIG UK appoints new category director for timber to strengthen the company's timber offering to its customers.

Register for your free ticket to the RCI Show!

Start your registration process today and get your free ticket for the RCI Show, 29-30 September, 2021 at the Stadium MK in Milton Keynes.

Here’s to many more years on the open road

Southern Sheeting has presented two of its delivery drivers, Phil Joslin and Mick Stevens, with long service awards.

Band of Builders breaks down taboo about mental health

Roofing contractors are being urged to get involved with the ‘Big Brew’ national campaign to address the mental health crisis in the construction sector.

Construction output falls below pre-pandemic level

Construction output in volume terms has fallen to below pre-pandemic levels in July 2021, with the materials price increases and shortages both to blame.

Construction job vacancies reach record high

The latest ONS figures show that construction vacancies reached its highest ever level, with 37,000 listings between June and August, while the UK as a whole experiences over one million job vacancies for the first time since records began.

EJOT UK’s expansion project is completed

A major expansion project by EJOT, which more than doubles the size of the company's Yorkshire site, will boost the company's manufacturing capacity and technical and customer support at its UK headquarters.

Shortlist announced for UK Roofing Awards 2021

The shortlisted projects for the NFRC’s UK Roofing Awards 2021 have been finalised. The winners of the 2020 Awards will also be showcased at the 2021 event through a dedicated short film.

Actis backs calls for sector to ‘move out of the dark...

MMC champion Mark Farmer says the current lorry driver crisis echoes the issues affecting the construction industry, suggesting that both sectors are suffering from a skills shortage which needs to be addressed to avoid a chaotic period.

Construction employers back CITB’s Levy Proposals

The Construction Industry Training Board has taken its now sector backed Levy Proposals to the Secretary of State for Education to make a final decision on the issue.