Success of the Construction Leadership Council’s fair payment initiative depends on government and the industry backing enforcement measures
Can contractors working in the energy infrastructure sector survive the fallout from Ofgem’s competition review?
In a mixed Budget for the construction sector, the chancellor left some conspicuous gaps
Greg Barker presented was optimistic about the UK’s progress on carbon reduction at Ecobuild this week, but the pace of change needs to accelerate
Paul Sheffield may be leaving Kier in good shape but the contracting sector as a whole is not entirely out of the woods
How much will the EU’s new targets for reducing carbon emissions fuel energy efficiency work in the near term?
In amending its false self-employment rules HMRC is giving employers a chance to change the construction industry’s image
A series of serious accidents in the past week has highlighted the need to maintain focus on site safety
Overheating is just one of the previously unreported design issues we face - the government must invest in sustainability to avert a national crisis
For an industry still, largely, employing the same methods of construction as it did five decades ago, advances in technology represent an opportunity to explore more efficient ways of working
Building’s new initiative, aimed at influencing the main political parties’ policies for the sector, kicks off with one of the biggest industry consultations ever undertaken.