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Optigrun Launches New RIBA Approved Blue Roof CPD

OPTIGRUN, the specialist green roof systems supplier, has launched a new RIBA approved CPD seminar, Understanding blue roofs – From design to application                  Blue...

Are You Aware of the Changes to the Right to Work...

THE HOME OFFICE has announced that from 6 April 2022, the right to work checks for those who hold a biometric residence card (BRC),...

FEATURED COMPANIES

Helping the Construction Industry to Help the Environment

Simon Woods, European Sales, Marketing and Logistics Director explains how West Fraser is helping the construction industry to help the environment AS THE WORLD becomes...

Corrivo Comes of Age with Expansion Plans

CORRIVO, fabricator of bespoke metal roofing products, has come of age as it celebrates its 21st birthday. The company started in 2000, the same year...

INDUSTRY NEWS

Rumours of RoofCert Scheme Ending Denied

THERE ARE NO PLANS to end RoofCert, the accreditation scheme for roofers, the National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC) has confirmed. Rumours have been circulating...

BBS Facades Move to Double Capacity and Increase Stock

CHELTENHAM-HEADQUARTERED cladding company, BBS Facades is expanding with larger premises allowing it to also increase stock levels. BBS Facades, one of the South West’s longest-established...

CSCS Smart Check App Development Latest

IN DECEMBER the Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) announced the launch of a new CSCS Smart Check app which, for the first time, will...

CPA Publishes Response to Michael Gove’s Letter

THE Construction Products Association (CPA) has published its response to Michael Gove's letter to the organisation requesting a meeting to discuss its members contributing...

Scunthorpe Scaffolders Set to Go On Permanent Strike This Week

SCAFFOLDERS employed by Actavo at British Steel in Scunthorpe will begin continuous strike action this Wednesday (26 January 2022). The workers are being paid up to 15 per cent...

TN International Becomes CRASH Patron

CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS manufacturer, TN International, has joined the construction industry charity CRASH as a Corporate Patron to support its work helping homelessness charities and...

ROOF TRAINING GROUP NEWS

South West Roofing Training Group Apprentice Accolade in BMI Apprentice of...

THE South West Roof Training Group is proudly celebrating the achievement of apprentice roofer Kai Beech who was awarded the accolade of Highly Commended...

NWRTG Counts Past Year’s Activities and Gets Industry Update

AT ITS annual general meeting on 23 November the North West Roof Training Group (NWRTG) invited several industry representatives to update members on new...

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PEOPLE

CITB Director of Policy Steve Radley to Leave

DIRECTOR OF POLICY and Strategic Planning, Steve Radley is to leave the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) in March 2022. Steve joined CITB in 2014...

AWARDS AND EVENTS

South West Roofing Training Group Apprentice Accolade in BMI Apprentice of...

THE South West Roof Training Group is proudly celebrating the achievement of apprentice roofer Kai Beech who was awarded the accolade of Highly Commended...

Kevin McCloud to Host New SPB Heritage Awards Celebrating Craftspeople

TELEVISION PRESENTER Kevin McCloud will host the SPAB Heritage Awards that celebrate historic buildings and those that look after them at a London event...