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These articles are produced as commercial editorial

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.

Hilti Manchester 1

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.

CSCS cards hands

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.

Devons Road mixed-tenure housing project in Bow, east London

Versatility is the key for new formwork systemSubscription

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

NOCN shutterstock 56673664 worker steel

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. 

Travis Perkins warehouse builders merchant materials supplier

The secret of Travis Perkins' successSubscription

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

hilti ontrack

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.

Saw blade

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

Card reader

CSCS brings sector up to speed

CSCS says its SmartCards are not only a more efficient way of checking worker qualifications than paper-based systems, but bring a multitude of other operational efficiencies for contractors

Samuel Okoronkwo barrister 4-5 Grays Inn Square

The challenges of unlocking the planning system to boost housebuildingSubscription

Generation Rent or Generation Buy: Which one should it be?

Fitzroy Place W1 2

Building management services firm Sauter ready for tech-hungry UKSubscription

Sauter’s intelligent building management products and services are widely used across Europe and internationally. Now the company is finding an increasing market for them in the UK.

Samuel Okoronkwo barrister

Critical steps to prosper within a supply chainSubscription

Construction is engaged in the production process but without the manufacturing mentality.

Breyer group van

How fleet data helps companies tackle risk and complianceSubscription

There’s an opportunity for construction companies to manage risk and meet legal obligations using fleet data.


The next dimension of BIMSubscription

To realise the full business benefits of BIM, a holistic approach to a construction company’s IT system is necessary, explains G3G.

Samuel Okoronkwo barrister 4-5 Grays Inn Square

How to avoid becoming a late payment victimSubscription

The problem of late payment is common knowledge and in the extreme it can result in insolvency and liquidation.