UKCW 2019

NEC BIRMINGHAM   08-10 OCTOBER 2019

October 04, 2018

PM's housing announcement a ‘victory for common sense’, says FMB | Construction Buzz #187

The Prime Minister’s announcement that the Government will lift the borrowing cap on councils to…
October 04, 2018

Government bans combustible cladding above 18m | Construction Buzz #187

New building regulations will be introduced for external wall systems banning plastics, wood and other…
October 04, 2018

Cardiff construction workers trial new robotic support vest | Construction Buzz #187

Construction workers in Cardiff are trialling a new robotic vest designed to help them lift…
October 04, 2018

Construction falls out of top 10 professions for young | Construction Buzz #187

Construction has slipped from 7th to 12th most popular profession for 22 to 29-year-olds in…
October 04, 2018

House-builders to be made to join ombudsman scheme | Construction Buzz #187

  The government has announced plans for a New Homes Ombudsman to champion the buyers…
October 04, 2018

£840m funding pot opened to 10 city regions for faster and safer transport links |…

The bidding race is set to commence for city regions across the UK as the…
October 04, 2018

“Like a hole in the head”: Industry figures slam May’s stance on EU workers |…

UK construction industry figures have criticised Prime Minister Theresa May’s plans to restrict all but…
October 04, 2018

Austria plans first 'intelligent' motorway safety system | Construction Buzz #187

Austria is set to be the first European country to set up a system for…
October 04, 2018

Japanese worker droid can screw in drywall panels | Construction Buzz #187

A Japanese research institute has produced an android that can perform tasks on construction sites,…
September 27, 2018

Corbyn pledges ‘green jobs revolution’ to reduce emissions | Construction Buzz #186

Jeremy Corbyn has pledged a “green jobs revolution” to create more than 400,000 skilled posts…
September 27, 2018

Modular housing developer strikes TfL deal | Construction Buzz #186

Transport for London (TfL) has signed a partnership deal with property developer Apartments for London…
September 27, 2018

Drive towards autonomous cars could yield space for 180,000 London homes, report says | Construction…

As much as 6,300 hectares of land in the capital alone could be freed up…