Day: March 28, 2017

Technology

Facial recognition technology ‘saves Dunne £3,000 a week’

Contractor Dunne Group estimates that it is saving £150,000 a year in wrongly paid wages after installing facial recognition technology on its construction sites. Above: …

Technology

RIBA responds to General Election result

Browser does not support script. Contact us With the Conservatives set to become the next Government, RIBA President Stephen Hodder said: “The recent move of …

Technology

Former Vale chief Agnelli dies in crash

©Bloomberg Roger Agnelli, the Brazilian banker who turned Vale into the world’s number one iron ore producer, died on Saturday in an aircraft crash, a …

Supreme Court ruling impacts on penalty clauses
Technology

Supreme Court ruling impacts on penalty clauses

A recent ruling holds implications for liquidated damages clauses. Chris Bridges reports. On 4 November 2015 the UK Supreme Court handed down judgment in the …

Technology

JCB quits CBI over group’s Remain stance

JCB, one of the UK’s largest manufacturers, has quit the CBI because of the lobby group’s anti-Brexit position. The construction equipment company, which employs about …

Civil Engineering

Highways England Announced Multi-Million Pounds of Road Improvements

Highways England has announced Multi-million pounds of road improvements in order to help with the development of 4,000 homes and more than 10,900 jobs. These …

Developers

Knight Knox Topped out on One of Their Four Towers Under Development

Knight Knox have topped out on one of their four towers under development as part of the X1 Media Scheme in Salford Quays. The topping …

Developers

Homes and Building Industry Around the World is Undergoing an Intense Level of Evolution

The homes and building industry around the world is undergoing an intense level of evolution as well as an increased level of growth. Technology is …

Business, Law & Money

Government Announced a Controversial Hike in National Insurance for the Self-Employed

The Government announced a controversial hike in National Insurance for the self-employed as part of the Chancellors budget. After uproar in the media, the Government …

Developers

Organisations Based in Uganda, Malaysia and UK Been Put on the Shortlist for the Sustainable Buildings

Organisations based in Uganda, Malaysia and the UK have been put on the shortlist for the Sustainable Buildings categories as part of the Ashden UK …