Modern Methods of Construction, MMC,

Government responds to report on Modern Methods of Construction

Following a recent report on Modern Methods of Construction from the Housing, Communities and Local Government Select Committee, the government has released their response.
Hinkley Point C, Tunnelling, Balfour Beatty

Tunnelling gets underway at Hinkley Point C

The Hinkley Point C project has reached another key milestone, as Balfour Beatty begins tunnelling at the UK's first new nuclear power station in a generation.
construction contract awards

Construction contract awards down 18.7% compared to August 2018

The value of all construction contract awards in August 2019 was £4.9bn, a decrease of 5.6% on July, and a decrease of 18.7% when compared to August 2018.
R K United Ltd, safety system,

Landscaping director sentenced after worker impaled on spike

Former director of now-dissolved landscaping company R K United Ltd, Hafeez Ghafoor has been sentenced for safety breaches after a worker was impaled on a spike.


large construction projects, Flexible Office Building, Itten+Brechbühl AG,

The efficiency of finding issues early on large construction projects

Managing a host of different players is crucial for the quality outcome of large construction projects – Itten+Brechbühl AG works on the Flexible Office Building (FOB) project.
Best Materials Innovation, building innovation awards,

Building Innovation Awards: Best Health & Safety Innovation

As part of our ongoing series of previews of the Building Innovation Awards, PBC Today is taking a look at the nominees for the Best Health & Safety Innovation Award.
Best Materials Innovation, building innovation awards,

Building Innovation Awards: Best Digital Transformation

PBC Today, official media partner of the Building Innovation Awards, continue our preview of this year's inaugural event with a look at the Best Digital Transformation category.


modular apartments, Integra Buildings,

Integra delivers 30 modular apartments in 12 weeks

More than 30 modular apartments for young people who struggle to find good quality, affordable homes have been created in just 12 weeks by Integra Buildings.
Offsite Expo, PBC Today,

PBC Today is heading to Offsite Expo…and we’re bringing cake

Offsite Expo comes to the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on 24-25 September – and PBC Today will be on hand with our mix of expert comment and insight.
modular homes, Northstowe,

81 modular homes on Northestowe scheme to be built for local council

81 of the modular homes on Urban Splash’s Northstowe development in South Cambridgeshire are to be council properties.
PBC Today August 2019

PBC Today August 2019

In PBC Today August 2019, we examine the crisis in social housing, look at why councils are returning to housebuilding and ask if the planning system is holding back construction.
BIM Today September, Construction Industry Brexit Survey,

BIM Today September 2019

In September's BIM Today, we reveal the results of the Construction Industry Brexit Survey, a major poll of our readers to gauge the confidence of the AEC sector once the UK leaves the European Union.

Summer Construction Case Update

In this Summer Construction Case Update, Peter Vinden, chief executive of The Vinden Partnership, provides the latest information on a range of key issues affecting the construction sector.

Setting the standard for construction contracts

In this ebook, Setting the Standard for Construction Contracts, JCT chairman Richard Saxon examines the British and Australian approaches to building energy performance.

Structural warranty: Reducing the risks of water ingress

This ebook from Premier Guarantee looks at how to reduce the risk of water ingress through proper design and workmanship, as well as the correct installation of building elements.



MEDITE SMARTPLY – sustainable timber construction panels

MEDITE SMARTPLY is a market leading manufacturer of sustainable timber construction panels, providing consistent quality products

UK Connect – leading communications provider to the construction industry

UK CONNECT is the UK’s leading provider of communication and IT solutions to the construction industry, specialising in rapid connectivity

Lesko Modular Group – Modern Methods of Construction

Lesko Modular Group Ltd is an offsite construction company utilising modern methods of construction to supply turnkey solutions Lesko Modular Group’s vision is to become...


IES’s (ICL) is shortlisted for the Building Awards 2019

IES’s Intelligent Communities Lifecycle (ICL) technology has been shortlisted for Digital & BIM Initiative of the Year category of the Building Awards 2019

IES Sponsors Heriot Watt University in Solar Decathlon Middle East 2020...

IES are one of the sponsors supporting Heriot Watt University in the Solar Decathlon Middle East 2020 competition taking place next year.

Thoughts from the shovel face: interpreting data

Paul Nathanail, managing director of Land Quality Management Ltd, reflects on the importance of accurate communications and data assessment.