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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.
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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. 
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Buildbase conference is going green with new app

The Buildbase conference will take a more sustainable approach this year with the launch of the Buildbase Conference App.
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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.
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Keepmoat Homes provide prisoners with skills at HMP Hull

One of the UK's biggest housebuilders Keepmoat Homes has agreed to provide prisoners with skills for future employment at HMP Hull.
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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.
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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.
new head of environmental

Galliford Try has appointed Carol Hardingham to new head of environmental

Galliford Try has appointed Carol Hardingham as its new head of environmental as part of its Group’s Sustainable Growth Strategy.
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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.
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.
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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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International Women’s Day: Five things I’ve learnt as a woman working...

As a woman working in construction, Daphne Thissen, Thissen Consulting, is passionate about bridging the gender diversity gap at senior leadership level. Here, she provides an interesting insight into how the industry can help break bias and encourage more women to pursue careers in male-dominated industries.
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Construction TikTok: Women in construction fight discrimination on social media

Construction TikTok is paving the way to raise awareness about sexism as women in the industry use the social networking app to fight for meaningful change.
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Katherine Kitchener appointed Willmott Dixon regional head of land and development

Katherine Kitchener has been made Willmott Dixon regional head of land and development for the North to support levelling up plans.
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Oil platform collapse leaves worker with life threatening injuries

A North-East civil engineering company has been fined after an oil platform collapse resulted in a worker falling 15 metres and sustaining life-threatening injuries.
US director of PT Blink

Will Watson appointed as PT Blink US director

Former Arup and Katerra engineering executive Will Watson appointed as PT Blink US director, the Australian construction and property tech company.
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Gallagher introduces voice-operated risk assessment app

The first of its kind in the UK - a voice-operated risk assessment app called RiskTalk - has been introduced for construction businesses by Gallagher.
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Manufacturing company fined after employee crushed to death

Fine of £18,000 issued to manufacturing company after an employee was crushed to death under the forks of a side-loader lift truck.
Bolton green skills centre

Transformational plans announced for Bolton green skills centre

Work to transform a Bolton retail park into a green skills centre could begin this summer, following the release of redevelopment plans.
hong kong advisory board

RICS Hong Kong Advisory Board members announced

Following a rigorous selection process, the members of the RICS Hong Kong Advisory Board chaired by Dave Hallam MRICS, have been announced.
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Caddick Construction to expand Hopwood Hall College and University Centre’s Middleton...

Caddick Construction has been appointed to deliver £8.1 million expansion of Hopwood Hall College and University Centre’s Middleton Campus.
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Aptus Utilities’ ‘employee of the future’ apprenticeship scheme

As National Apprenticeship Week draws to a close, Aptus Utilities provide insight into their award winning apprenticeship scheme.