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Hackitt Review : The Industry Responds

Hackitt Review Final Report Industry Responds

Following our extensive reporting on the Hackitt Review Final Report yesterday, a round up of responses from Insulation Associations and industry representatives can be found below. Please share your thoughts on the Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety and the responses given in the comments box below. Building a …

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Embracing Ecommerce in Construction

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Is it time for the Construction Industry to make the most of online opportunities and embrace ecommerce? Here’s Construction Materials Online opinion, have your say in the comments box below. Adrian Saunders, Director of eCommerce, Construction Materials Online, analyses the benefits of eCommerce for the construction industry, and looks at …

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No Such Thing as Free Lunch

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There’s no such thing as a free lunch, but when a construction product manufacturer wants to present to an office full of professionals then making sure they are well fed is virtually a prerequisite. It’s a well established system designed to suit both parties – but is it meeting the …

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Reaction to new Chairman of CITB

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New Chairman of CITB Industry Reaction Build UK’s Chief Executive, Susannah Nichole MBE welcomes new chair Peter Lauener of the Construction Industry Training Board CIT. In addition Brian Berry Chief Executive of the Federation of Master Builders encourages the new CITB chairman to be more representative of the construction sector. …

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Alarm Bells for Construction as Output Drops

Uncertainty surrounding Brexit, snowy weather conditions and escalating costs are drivers behind the significant drop in construction output according to the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). There assessment comes following the latest PMI data. The 47.0 PMA data in March represented a fall from 51.4 the previous month. The neutral …

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EU Migrant Workers Encouraged to Stay by Construction Workers

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FMB reports that construction workers are encouraging EU workers to stay in the UK, highlighting the quality of there workmanship and value to the industry The Federation of Master Builders in-depth studies and research provides positive reading for EU workers, with bosses of small and medium-sized (SME) construction companies yielding …

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