June 24, 2019

HSE failing to make progress on work-related stress, IOSH public sector conference told

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is to renew efforts to promote its management standards to tackle work-related stress after signs that the regulator’s Helping Great […]
June 21, 2019

Serial construction late payers could finally face fines

The government is finally considering plans to fine contractors who fail to pay their suppliers on time. Serial late payers could also be forced to settle […]
June 18, 2019

The Shaylor Group: 200 jobs lost at Walsall-based construction firm

Two hundred people have been made redundant at a design and construction firm. “Severe” cash flow problems within the Shaylor Group in recent weeks led to […]
June 17, 2019

Kier Group to cut 1,200 jobs in attempt to avoid collapse

Construction and services company’s shares hit record low as it struggles with debt Kier Group, the construction and services company involved in major projects including Crossrail and […]
June 13, 2019

Construction industry launches Licensing Task Force

The construction industry has come together to develop a mandatory licensing scheme for all UK construction companies to transform the sector into a high quality and […]
June 12, 2019

How NXN is digitising Saudi Arabia’s largest construction projects

Senior partner Hani Obeid outlines the tech company’s work for Riyadh, Al Madinah, Neom, and The Red Sea Project Saudi Arabia’s smart cities are starting to come to […]
June 11, 2019

Scottish construction employment hits two year low

Scottish construction employment hits two year low as industry output falls by more than £1bn. Overall performance of the Scottish construction industry deteriorated during the first […]
June 5, 2019

Brexit uncertainty triggers slump in UK construction sector

Commercial building work is hit hardest as engineering work dries up Brexit uncertainty has led to a mothballing of commercial and civil engineering projects and caused a […]
June 4, 2019

Ardmore wins £30m London town hall restoration

Hong Kong developer Far East Consortium has signed up contractor Ardmore to restore the Grade II* listed Hornsey Town Hall in North London. The £30m restoration […]