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FTMRC Award Lifetime Ambassador

IAN HARVEY, Federation of Traditional Metal Roofing Contractors (FTMRC) Chief Technical Officer, has been presented...

FTMRC Hold Annual Hard Metals Awards Online to Reward Excellence

THE FEDERATION OF Traditional Metal Roofing Contractors (FTMRC) has announced the winners of its prestigious...

Global Environment Conference Calls for Fast and Radical Action

THE CONSTRUCTION SECTOR, the real estate industry and city planners must give high priority to...

Business Minister Thanks Construction Industry for Staying Open

BUSINESS MINISTER Alok Sharma has written an open letter to everyone in the construction industry...

Carillion’s ‘Reckless Path to Destruction’ Should Result in Punishment for Guilty, says Unite

THE ANNOUNCEMENT today by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) watchdog that senior executives of Carillion ‘misled’ the markets...

Largest UK Rooftop Solar Installation Completed

INSTALLATION OF THE UK’s largest rooftop solar array has been completed by Custom Solar for...

RIBA Future Trends Paints Positive Picture in October with Pandemic and Brexit Worries

THE ROYAL INSTITUTE of British Architects (RIBA) is reporting increasing levels of confidence amongst its...

Avonside Biggleswade Contributes to NHBC Pride in the Job Seal of Excellence Project

AVONSIDE ROOFING’S Biggleswade branch is celebrating a NHBC quality award win for a Peterborough housing...

Roof Training Groups Under Threat

HEAD OF THE Construction Industry Training Board, Sarah Beale, has issued an update which launched...

Contemporary Countryside Extension Finished with Bespoke Guttercrest Products

THIS BEAUTIFUL detached, private residence was improved further with the addition of a large ground...

Construction Activity Continues to Grow in September But More Slowly

CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT grew by 2.9% in September 2020 compared to August 2020, according to latest...

Collaboration Key to Supply Chain Success, says Ibstock

THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY is playing a significant part in Britain’s economic survival through the pandemic...

NHBC Launches New 2021 Standards for UK Housebuilders

NHBC, the new home warranty and insurance provider, has launched the 2021 edition of its...

Bids Invited for New Aluminium Standing Seam Toroidal Roof

DIAMOND LIGHT SOURCE wishes to appoint a contractor to replace the toroidal (ring shaped) roof...

PASMA Joins CSCS Partner Card Scheme

PASMA, the access towers trade body, and CSCS, the construction card scheme, have teamed up...

Free Online Covid Site Course by CITB

A NEW e-course called Covid-19: Setting up and operating a safe construction site has been...

First New Appointment to Longworth Board in Five Years

LONGWORTH BUILDING SERVICES LTD has promoted Lee Smith to Contracts Director in a move that...

Travis Perkins Appoints New Chief Information and Technology Officer

PHIL TENNEY has been appointed as the Travis Perkins Group’s new Chief Information and Technology...

Shed Loads of Help from Norbord

A NEW HOME for the Inverness branch of Men’s Shed has been created by restoring...

Building in Wet Weather? Use CaberShieldPlus and You Can “Fit and Forget” says Cartwood UK

WHEN HORSHAM-BASED construction, renovation and oak framing company Cartwood UK was ordering materials for its...

A Safety First for Rainscreen and Facade Manufacturer

A RAINSCREEN AND FACADE manufacturer is leading the way in safety after its latest product...

How to Become A Green Homes Grant Installer

AS THE CLOCKS go back on Sunday, ushering in the winter months, thousands of homeowners...

Welsh Slate Takes its RIBA-Approved CPD Online

“Welsh Slate as a building material” is now available remotely. A RIBA-approved CPD on the benefits...

Chancellor Extends Help for Business

RECOGNISING THE PRESSURE businesses in some sectors and areas are facing, the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak...

Southover: Traditional Aesthetics Meet Modern Sustainability with CUPA PIZARRAS THERMOSLATE  

THE CONVERSION of a traditional barn within the conservation area surrounding Wells Cathedral, Somerset has...

Freefoam Support Installers with Digital Tool Kit

FREEFOAM Building Products has released guidelines for PVC installers on how to get ahead with...

NFRC Members Commit to 40 Kickstart Placements

ROOFING TRADE BODY, the National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC), has received commitments from its...

Putting a Roof Over the Heads of the Most Vulnerable

Francesca Roberts, Chief Executive, CRASH explains how roofing companies can help the charity in their...

How One Roofing Contractor is Hitting the Mark in the Pandemic

THE ROOFING INDUSTRY has proved itself resilient, resourceful and buoyant over the last six months...

Contract Awards Continue Upwards Trend in September 2020

THE TOTAL VALUE of construction contract awards in September 2020 was £5.4 billion based on...

Travis Perkins Trading Update Shows Strong RMI Sales as Housebuilding Subdued

IN A QUARTERLY trading update, Travis Perkins reports total Group sales declined by 3.4% with...

CITB’s Leadership and Management Fund Approves 38 bids

CITB HAS APPROVED 38 successful bids for its Leadership and Management Development Fund, valued at...

Avonside Further Strengthens Senior Team with New Group Director of Risk and Legal Compliance

FOLLOWING RECENT CHANGES to its board line up to help facilitate business growth plans, Avonside...

CLC Publishes Movement of People Guide for Brexit

THE MOVEMENT OF PEOPLE Workstream of the Construction Leadership Council Brexit Working Group has this...

Dress For Windy Weather with Snickers Workwear Jackets

Delivering great wind protection and efficient ventilation. SNICKERS WORKWEAR jackets are well known for delivering performance...

New Slate Development Manager Joins Burton Roofing Merchants

PHIL WILDEN has joined Burton Roofing Merchants Ltd as a Slate Development Manager working exclusively...

Pay Freeze Could Lead to Industrial Action on Construction Sites

THE PROSPECT OF industrial discontent on UK construction sites in the coming months has greatly...

New £1.5 million Scaffolding Academy Opening in October

UWTSD’s Construction Wales Innovation Centre (CWIC) is collaborating with South Wales-based Alpha Safety to deliver training...

Crucial Winter Ahead for Construction According to CPA’s Latest Scenarios

CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT in 2020 will fall 14.5% according to the latest Construction Products Association (CPA)...

Roofing Contractors are Wanted for £1million Public Sector Framework

SPECIALIST ROOFING CONTRACTORS are wanted for a new four-year framework to supply public sector projects. The...