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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.
Part of the solution on addressing the skills gap is staring us in the face.
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.
Versatility is the key for new formwork systemSubscription
Cross-sector use and high pour pressure mark out Leada Acrow’s Mammut 350 offering.
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.
The secret of Travis Perkins' successSubscription
One sector in particular has driven a 30 per cent revenue increase in recent times
Addressing the productivity challengeSubscription
Construction is falling behind, but it’s not all bad news.
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.
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
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
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
Generation Rent or Generation Buy: Which one should it be?
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.
Critical steps to prosper within a supply chainSubscription
Construction is engaged in the production process but without the manufacturing mentality.
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.
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.
Cash is king in the construction industry and effective cashflow is the lifeblood of progress on site.