UKCW 2018

NEC BIRMINGHAM   09-11 OCTOBER 2018

August 10, 2018

MPBA – Response to the Environmental Audit Committee Report

There is a huge demand for high quality buildings and modular construction has been hailed…
August 09, 2018

Protecting the countryside is not the same as protecting the green belt | Construction Buzz…

Building on brownfield sites alone, and holding the green belt sacrosanct, will not help us…
August 09, 2018

Construction output soars through summer | Construction Buzz #179

UK Construction is riding high through summer, with the latest IHS Markit/CIPS UK Construction Purchasing…
August 09, 2018

Construction professions divided on Hackitt reforms | Construction Buzz #179

Construction industry professional bodies are calling for the creation of a Building Standards Agency to…
August 09, 2018

Last of Carillion’s 278 contracts handed over | Construction Buzz #179

Seven months after Carillion’s collapse, liquidators have completed the transfer of the last of its…
August 09, 2018

Britain's first female rail boss urges women: 'Be yourself and don't try to be a…

Britain’s first ever female rail boss today urged other women trying to make their careers…
August 09, 2018

Offsite sector hits back at MPs' modular criticism | Construction Buzz #179

The offsite construction sector has hit back at MPs' claims that modular homes aren't fit…
August 09, 2018

5,500 UK churches switch to renewable energy | Construction Buzz #179

Churches estimated to have diverted £5m from fossil fuels to clean energy providers. More than…
August 09, 2018

New homes shouldn’t be held back by pre-WWII electrical standards | Construction Buzz #179

REA launches position paper, sponsored by Western Power Distribution, that urges Government to upgrade the…
August 09, 2018

“American first”: Chinese steel modules make Californian apartment block in four days | Construction Buzz…

A four-story apartment building has been erected in Berkeley, California in just four days using…
August 09, 2018

India responds to shock Taj Mahal demolition order with pollution ban | Construction Buzz #179

The Indian state of Uttar Pradesh is proposing a ban on construction activity, factory pollution…
August 02, 2018

More fire doors exposed as inadequate | Construction Buzz #178

A mass programme of replacing fire doors in public housing is set to begin after…