Day: April 27, 2020

Caledonian Modular Secures £40m, 528 bed Student Development
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Caledonian Modular Secures £40m, 528 bed Student Development

Caledonian has been awarded a £40m turnkey contract by Studytel® for its 528 student bedroom development at Penryn, near Falmouth in Cornwall. This is the …

Amazon mega shed development to happen in Leeds?
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Amazon mega shed development to happen in Leeds?

Amazon is thought to be the main beneficiary of a recent planning approval at developer PLP’s Gateway 45 scheme in Leeds. The internet giant is …

PropTech platform helps agents and landlords stay compliant
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PropTech platform helps agents and landlords stay compliant

A new automated lettings platform is promising to ensure agents and buy to let investors stay compliant. PlanetRent has been created by residential property consultancy …

Have you got a head for safety?
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Have you got a head for safety?

MSA Safety launches whitepaper exploring benefits of great head protection MSA Safety, designer, manufacturer and distributor of industry-leading safety products, has published a new head …

BESA urges clients to release retention money
Business, Law & Money

BESA urges clients to release retention money

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has supported a plea to the government to instruct construction clients to release £4.5bn currently being withheld from contractors …

Sizing Up Your Skip Hire
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Sizing Up Your Skip Hire

When you purchase a new home, or even as someone who’s been living in a home for a long time, there are always improvements or …

GMI announces completion of new purpose built £18 million manufacturing plant for Aflex Hose
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GMI announces completion of new purpose built £18 million manufacturing plant for Aflex Hose

New 118,000 sq. ft development situated at a site in Huddersfield. GMI Construction Group has today announced the completion of a new 118,000 sq. ft …

Coronavirus and the Construction Contract (JCT contract) – What Problems and Solutions Can Arise?
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Coronavirus and the Construction Contract (JCT contract) – What Problems and Solutions Can Arise?

The JCT contract suites do not mention what happens in the event of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) or anything like it shutting down the World.  So, …

5 tips for handling construction work remotely
Software

5 tips for handling construction work remotely

We are only in the fourth month of the year, but all aspects of our lives have been turned upside down. We are all trying …

4 Safety Tips for Playing on Online Casinos
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4 Safety Tips for Playing on Online Casinos

If you are a gambling fan, you want to spend your evening playing online after a busy day. With so many casinos now shifting online, …