Advertisement
Home Tags Construction

Tag: construction

Research Reveals Insurers Win 68% of Disputed Claims Cases

NEW RESEARCH, from insurance specialists, Mactavish, has revealed that companies who take insurers to court, or public arbitration, over non-payment of a claim only...

FMB Warns VAT Changes Could Cause Construction Chaos

THE GOVERNMENT has not properly prepared the construction industry for major VAT changes coming in October and needs to delay their implementation to avoid...

CITB Announces £17.8m Investment to Tackle Construction Skills Gap

THE BRITISH construction sector is set to receive a £17.8m investment to support employers in training and retraining more skilled workers to help the...

Government Slammed over Rumoured Approved Inspector Plans

LOCAL Authority Building Control (LABC) has expressed “deep concern” about rumoured government plans to allow approved inspectors a continued role in the regulation of...

Three UK Housebuilders Win Top Health and Safety Award

THREE SITE managers were crowned national winners at NHBC’s 10th annual Health and Safety Awards on 5 July 2019 in Birmingham. The judges were looking...

MPs Launch Inquiry into Impact of Silicosis on Construction Workers

THE All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Respiratory Health is working with not-for-profit organisation B&CE to understand why construction workers’ lives continue to be claimed by...

High Value Projects Boost Activity for Contract Awards in June

NEW FIGURES released by industry analysts, Barbour ABI, have revealed the Top 50 contract awards in June. The SRP Process Facility at Sellafield, valued at...

Could a Builder be Britain’s Top Tradesperson 2019?

SCREWFIX has announced that its competition to crown Britain’s Top Tradesperson is now open. Now in its tenth year, the competition aims to celebrate the...

SPV Officially Launch New Training Facility

SPV GROUP, in conjunction with Juniper Training, recently hosted an Official Launch Event for a newly formed Training Hub. The hub aims to provide young...

VAT Reverse Charge for Construction: What is it and How Will...

FROM 1 OCTOBER 2019, construction industry contractors and sub-contractors will have to treat and pay VAT in a different way following the introduction of...