Future Place Academy provides a skilled future in construction

Saint-Gobain’s new scheme will help tackle the construction skills gap, meet industry demand and provide work for disengaged young people

£83 million worth of tools stolen from tradespeople in the last...

More than £83 million worth of tools have been stolen across England and Wales in the last three years, according to new research from Direct Line for Business.

Version 5 of Site Operating Procedures is published

The Construction Leadership Council has updated the Site Operating Procedures to the latest version 5 guidance on safe site working practices.

New energy efficiency policy by the Autumn says Government

DECC is aiming to develop new measures in time for the upcoming spending review following the closure of the Green Deal

Award created to honour long serving employee

Russell Roof Tiles has created an award to honour the passing of one of its longest serving employees, John “Johnny” Jamieson.

BBA discusses Brexit and industry safety with MP

Conservative MP for St Albans, Anne Main, discussed the ramifications of Britain’s disengagement from Europe, with the BBA’s chief executive Claire Curtis-Thomas

Builders were struggling even before coronavirus, says FMB

Data published from the Office for National Statistics has shown that there was a 5.6% fall in private housing repair and maintenance in the three months to February 2020, the largest fall in this series since October 2012.

Covers enters ‘Chi Half’ for 3rd year in a row

Staff from Covers Timber and Builders Merchant will participate in the half marathon on October 9

Industry must lead the way in take-up of new NHS COVID-19...

The Construction Leadership Council is urging businesses in UK construction to lead the way in ensuring the widest possible uptake of the NHS COVID-19 app, which has launched in England and Wales.

Ploughcroft offers a “Yorkshire first” to the public

Redevelopment of two ?heritage' homes with up-to-date energy efficiency measures leads to potential savings for homeowners