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Autumn Statement comment: Policy must drive change

Statements from the Chancellor of the Exchequer aren’t always cause for celebration, but this one has left us feeling cautiously optimistic. Chris Coxon, Head of Marketing at Eurocell, takes a view. Wrapped up as the National Productivity Investment Fund –... View Article

Discharging planning conditions on brownfield land

Our long industrial past can leave a dirty footprint. How this could impact redevelopment projects can only be revealed by high quality site assessment. Local authorities are promoting ‘brownfield first’ to meet housing need, but this comes with detailed planning... View Article

The Construction sector showing no prolonged Brexit effect

With the first three months of post-Brexit figures in the books, construction sector contracts across September reached a total of £5.6 billion, a minor increase on August, and after a summer wobble the industry seems to have stabilised. According to... View Article

Demand for building work bucks Brexit, says FMB

Consumer demand for building work remained resilient in the three months following the vote for Brexit, new figures from the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) have revealed. Commenting on the results of the first UK-wide survey of the SME construction... View Article

Mindfulness in the construction industry

Could Mindfulness be the answer to how we attract and retain a more focused, level headed, empathetic workforce in the construction industry? With more than 230,000 new construction jobs predicted in the UK over the next five years, it certainly... View Article

Survey: Major building sector unfazed by Brexit

New poll finds building services sector confident following EU referendum result, but that it prioritises Single Market The building services engineering sector – which makes up 40 per cent of the UK’s construction and maintenance industry – believes it will... View Article

Sending out the wrong signals

Thekla Fellas, head of the Real Estate Telecoms team at Fladgate LLP, comments on the New Telecoms Code. For developers, telecoms has been one of those topics which everyone would prefer to avoid or pass over to a colleague.   It is... View Article

Building the foundations for housebuilders and developers

Gary Brennand, Commercial Director at Hope Cement, discusses how cement has evolved as a product and identifies key considerations for housebuilders and developers. Whilst we wouldn’t recommend starting a dinner party discussion with ‘cement has a long and varied history’... View Article
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