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Day: October 11, 2021

World Mental Health Day: Expert gives advice as HALF of UK tradespeople experience mental health problems
Occupational H&S

World Mental Health Day: Expert gives advice as HALF of UK tradespeople experience mental health problems

Bricklayers (73%) are the most likely tradespeople to experience work-related stress  Finances are the most common cause of stress  IronmongeryDirect is working with mental health charity, …

Hospitals, prisons, military bases & other public sector sites can cut carbon emissions by 70% by 2032
Sustainability

Hospitals, prisons, military bases & other public sector sites can cut carbon emissions by 70% by 2032

Complex public sector sites – such as hospitals, prisons, and military barracks – could achieve a 70% reduction in carbon emissions by 2032 with an …

Final set of cooling towers successfully blown down at Eggborough Power Station.
Demolition

Final set of cooling towers successfully blown down at Eggborough Power Station.

Landscape changing demolition constitutes the next key milestone in the redevelopment of the iconic site which is set to be transformed into a state of …

Esri releases ArcGIS GeoBIM, bringing spatial context to AEC operations
BIM

Esri releases ArcGIS GeoBIM, bringing spatial context to AEC operations

@esriuk New GIS product connects with Autodesk Construction Cloud to bridge gap between GIS and BIM Esri today announced the release of ArcGIS GeoBIM, a new …

Platform Housing Group begin work on biggest MMC site so far
Housing Associations

Platform Housing Group begin work on biggest MMC site so far

Platform Housing Group have begun work on a site in Kirton where all dwellings will be constructed from modern methods of construction. Alongside developers Burmor, …

Next-gen digital showhome sees buyers spend 10 times longer on newbuild marketing sites
Landlords, Property Agents and Estate Services

Next-gen digital showhome sees buyers spend 10 times longer on newbuild marketing sites

Transformative new digital showhome software, launched today, will bring newbuild sales into the 21st Century and allow housebuilders to get ready for the expectations of …

REFCOM welcomes £1m penalty for F-Gas offender
Legal

REFCOM welcomes £1m penalty for F-Gas offender

The UK’s primary F-Gas register REFCOM has welcomed the Environment Agency’s decision to hammer a company with a fine of more than £1m for breaching …

WE NEED TO BE BOLD BUT BALANCED TO REACH 2030 CARBON TARGET
Sustainability

WE NEED TO BE BOLD BUT BALANCED TO REACH 2030 CARBON TARGET

There is no single challenge facing the construction industry – and arguably the world – that is bigger than reducing carbon emissions. The UN Sustainability Goals …

Castle Donington Primary School Creates New Places
Education

Castle Donington Primary School Creates New Places

A total of 210 places are being created at a brand-new primary school in Castle Donington in the heart of a community of new-build homes. …

Harron Homes Yorkshire Expands Sales Team
Jobs & Employment

Harron Homes Yorkshire Expands Sales Team

Following a successful sales year, Leeds-based Harron Homes Yorkshire has welcomed Vicki Armitage to its sales team as Senior Sales Manager, along with four new …