Day: July 20, 2016

Technology

Over half of UK office workers dissatisfied with workplace technology

Only 43% of employees happy with quality of office wireless connections 33% of employees say they are not provided with the technology they need …

Technology

Expand your horizons and travel the world with Lord Foster in 2016

Students invited to enter RIBA Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship   The 2016 Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship has launched and …

Willmott Dixon to build £17m Portsmouth hotel
Technology

Willmott Dixon to build £17m Portsmouth hotel

Willmott Dixon has been awarded contracts with new client Village Hotel Club to build a new hotel in Portsmouth and refurbish three others in Newcastle, …

NHBC Honours Trio From Worchestershire With Pride in the Job Awards
Andy Addis

NHBC Honours Trio From Worchestershire With Pride in the Job Awards

Three site managers working on sites in Worchestershire have been honoured with the National House Building Council’s (NHBC) hotly-contested Pride in the Job awards. Andy …

Scape Introduces New £7bn Procurement Framework
Mark Robinson

Scape Introduces New £7bn Procurement Framework

Leading procurement organisation, Scape Group is upping the value of its national construction framework from £5.5bn to a whopping £7bn, a boost which will see …

Balfour Beatty

Balfour Beatty Appointed to Deliver One Nine Elms

Leading international infrastructure group, Balfour Beatty has signed on the dotted line to deliver One Nine Elms, part of Europe’s largest ever regeneration project, Nine …

BRE Introduces New Solar PV Certification Scheme
BRE

BRE Introduces New Solar PV Certification Scheme

The Building Research Establishment (better known as BRE) is launching a brand-new certification scheme to allow solar photovoltaic (PV) systems installers to reassure their customers …

Castle Water

Thames Water Hands Over Business Contracts to Castle Water

In a surprising move, Thames Water has revealed that will leave the commercial property utilities market when tendering begins, transferring all of its current business …

Construction Workers Health Standards Concerning, says Building Safety Group
Facilities Management

Construction Workers Health Standards Concerning, says Building Safety Group

Concerns have been raised over the health standards of construction workers after a series of independent inspections of construction sites found that dust masks were …