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These articles are produced as commercial editorial

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How technology is revolutionising use of site generatorsSubscription

Aggreko explains how the efficiency gains of tailored, load-on-demand generation are winning over the sector

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How rotating lasers can drive productivitySubscription

Construction equipment and services specialist Hilti claims a deal to supply tool-hire giant HSS with rotating trade lasers could drive a step-change in industry productivity

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How to succeed as a woman in the construction industrySubscription

Project management takes leadership – especially for women in the male-dominated construction industry. Here are some tips on how to thrive

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22 Bishopsgate: Elevating London's latest high-riseSubscription

Twentytwo’s elevators have become an integral part of its efficient delivery

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A family affair: Exploring Macai's foundations Subscription

Macai Ltd and Macai Projects founders Bob McDermott and Nigel Hawes reminisce about the origins and evolutions of the sister companies 

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Sustainability proves key to GDL's successSubscription

Reduction of energy consumption has driven unprecedented growth at the ventilation-system manufacturer

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Hilti helps keep Euston Station development on track VideoSubscription

A digital plant and equipment management system from Hilti is helping Skanska increase efficiency on a major project at Euston Station

Graham Wren chief executive CSCS

How CSCS is combating card fraud

A growth in the value of cards has led to increased criminal activity, but CSCS is fighting back.

Gordon Jenkins director of operations CSCS

CSCS card overhaul tackles common misconceptionsSubscription

The organisation sheds light on what the overhaul of its card certification scheme means for former apprentices.

Alan O Neile CSCS

CSCS sets qualifying pace as old systems phased outSubscription

With a number of old systems being phased out, the Construction Skills Certification Scheme has accelerated plans on ensuring the industry is 100 per cent qualified rather than 100 per cent carded.

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Gender parity: Why it's about more than simply paySubscription

Part of the solution on addressing the skills gap is staring us in the face.

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CSCS overhaul targets a card system fit for the futureSubscription

The Construction Skills Certification Scheme is in the middle of simplifying its system with the aim that only construction workers will need to carry one in future.

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Versatility is the key for new formwork systemSubscription

Cross-sector use and high pour pressure mark out Leada Acrow’s Mammut 350 offering.

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A wake-up call for skills reformSubscription

Construction has fallen behind other sectors when it comes to overhauling apprenticeships and training, says NOCN group MD Graham Hasting-Evans. 

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The secret of Travis Perkins' successSubscription

One sector in particular has driven a 30 per cent revenue increase in recent times

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Addressing the productivity challengeSubscription

Construction is falling behind, but it’s not all bad news.

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GenieBelt aims to revolutionise industry efficiency

A Danish technology firm is bringing its transformative platform to the UK having demonstrated its potential to reduce waste, boost communication and improve project delivery on home soil.

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Dust: Combating construction's second-biggest killerSubscription

Protecting workers from dust means controlling exposure and having the right tools.


Stanmore expands its horizonsSubscription

A new offsite manufacturing factory is part of specialist contractor Stanmore’s ambition to become a nationwide player as it aims to drive expansion beyond London and the South-east

Jan Post, founder of RIFT Group

Industry's 'gig economy' guide

RIFT Legal Services was founded to offer practical help with the regulations around employment status and agency legislation. It outlines the main issues affecting construction firms