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I-Construct launches its Enterprise Readiness events programme

I-Construct launches its free Enterprise Readiness events programme to help spark entrepreneurship and innovation in the construction sector. 
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Helen Redfern appointed as Kier’s chief people officer

Helen Redfern has secured the role as Kier's chief people officer following her successful approach to HR in the construction industry. 
long-COVID in construction

What are the legal implications of long-COVID in construction?

Employment lawyer, Rebecca Mahon, and Health and safety consultant, Mark Littlejohns, give their take on the legal implications of long-COVID in construction workplaces.
refugee professionals

Amey and Renaisi partnership creates work placements for refugee professionals

Amey has partnered with Renaisi to create work placements for five refugee professionals in Amey Consulting’s Advisory & Analytics business.
Hayfield contracts manager

Sam Foglia appointed as Hayfield contracts manager

Sam Foglia has been appointed as Hayfield contracts manager to oversee three of its developments, located in Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire.
Nexus Planning associate director

Tom James appointed as Nexus Planning associate director

Tom James has been appointed as Nexus Planning associate director at its Birmingham office, to strengthen the consultancy’s growing network and capability across the UK.
morrison construction managing director

David Ewing appointed as the new Morrison Construction managing director

The Galliford Try group is pleased to announce that David Ewing has been appointed as the new Morrison Construction managing director.
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Scotframe appoints new commercial sector director

Leading timber frame specialist Scotframe has strengthened its commercial team with Tony Campbell as the new commercial sector director. 
online testing fraud

BESA updates security following online testing fraud

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has carried out a full review and updated its security procedures following online testing fraud.
Construction unions

Construction unions protest ‘rate for job’ on new energy project in...

Construction unions are protesting at Leeds Civic Hall to ensure 'rate for job' on a new waste-to-energy plant project at Skelton Grange.
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Henry Boot Construction to build landmark Pound’s Park in Sheffield

Henry Boot Construction has been appointed to deliver Pound’s Park, a new public park in Sheffield, with work set to get underway this month.
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Kier to host West Midlands construction recruitment day

Kier has announced that it is hosting its first in-person construction recruitment day of 2022 in the West Midlands, as it looks to fill over 100 job vacancies.
recycling unused wood

Orbit Homes is celebrating after recycling unused wood weighing more than...

Orbit Homes is celebrating after recycling unused wood weighing more than 200 tonnes from its construction sites, following a partnership with sustainable social enterprise, Community Wood Recycling.
mental wellbeing in construction

Prioritising mental wellbeing in construction will save lives

Male construction workers suffer with mental health issues and so it is vitally important that mental wellbeing in construction is taken seriously.
head of regeneration

Gleeds appoints Natascha McIntyre-Hall as new head of regeneration

International property and construction consultancy Gleeds has appointed Natascha McIntyre-Hall as its new head of regeneration.
construction work placements

GMI becomes latest member of the 5% Club thanks to successful...

GMI's construction apprenticeships and undergraduate work placements have earned it a position in the prestigious 5% Club.
construction site diary app

New free construction site diary app supports seamless digital working

A free construction site diary app is making waves in the industry by offering digital working alternatives to outdated paper-based systems.
Joe St. Julian, nuclear

SNC Lavalin appoint Joe St. Julian as the new president of...

SNC Lavalin has appointed Joe St, Julian, the former Principal Vice-President and General Manager at Bechtel, as the new President of Nuclear.
working with long covid

Working with long covid in construction

Barry Stanton, head of employment at Boyes Turner explores the impact of working with long covid in the construction industry, where absences could compound the existing skills shortage.
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Sodexo and Sensori announce new FM alliance for office space management

Leading workplace services provider Sodexo Ireland has announced a new FM alliance with Sensori Facilities Management to help clients achieve flexible and balanced working.
construction technology skills shortage

Construction professionals call on government for education rethink to combat construction...

Construction employers, decision makers, educators and students are appealing to the government to tackle the construction technology skills gap and safeguard the future of the trades industry.
Modular housebuilder CoreHaus

Modular housebuilder CoreHaus appoints new commercial manager

Steel-framed modular housebuilder CoreHaus has welcomed the appointment of Shane Murray as its new commercial manager.
GRAHAM Academy

GRAHAM Academy to deliver next generation of construction professionals in Scotland

In recognition of Scottish Apprenticeship Week, Debbie Rutherford, social impact manager at GRAHAM, tells us about the apprenticeship opportunities available at the GRAHAM Academy.
female construction apprentices

Persimmon Homes to recruit 50 female construction apprentices

Persimmon Homes mark International Women’s Day with the launch of its Target 50 initiative, which will recruit 50 female construction apprentices across the country.
construction talent

International Women’s Day: Why we need to nurture construction talent

Charlie Avara, director, All Done, is advocating for female construction talent to be nurtured within the industry as women are a vital cog in the sector, but how can we break the bias?
Eleanor Ogilvie promoted to head of land and partnerships

Eleanor Ogilvie promoted to head of land and partnerships at MCI...

Eleanor Ogilvie has been promoted to head of land and partnerships at MCI Developments after spending only three years with the company.

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