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RICS to publish global construction standard

24 Mar 17

Standard already being rolled out by some firms, including Arup

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Ramboll and Arup nab £6bn Germany-to-Denmark tunnel

24 Mar 17

Femern tunnel will be the longest immersed undersea tunnel in the world

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Gleeds and O'Rourke ink £350m Welsh hospital deal

23 Mar 17

Work is expected to start on the 55,000 m2 project this August

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Arcadis wins Camden Town tube station upgrade

16 Mar 17

Consultant drated in to work on £136m project

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Capita hires property and infrastructure boss

16 Mar 17

Dave Spencer rejoins the firm from Amey

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Atkins scoops £250m west London college

9 Mar 17

Firm to design college campus that’s part of a wider £500m mixed-use scheme

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ANALYSIS

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Consultants salary survey 2017: The bold and the bountiful

10 Mar 17 | By David Blackman

Strong hiring intentions and employee caution post the Brexit vote mean those prepared to move jobs could be richly rewarded - as may firms prepared to be aggressive in sourcing new hires

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Top 150 consultants 2016

16 Sep 16 | By Joey Gardiner

Consultants grew their UK staff by 5% overall during the past year, but where was the biggest growth and are cuts on their way as the post-Brexit fall-out makes itself felt?

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Consultants salary survey 2016: Under control?

5 Feb 16 | By Louise Dransfield

A calmer economic climate has finally let consultants slow the rate of pay growth, according to this year’s Hays Consultants’ Salary Survey. But will they be able to keep their feet on the ground?

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Consultant's salary survey 2016: Structural Engineers

5 Feb 16

Structural Engineers data from this year’s Hays Consultants’ Salary Survey. A calmer economic climate has finally let consultants slow the rate of pay growth

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Consultant's salary survey 2016: Environmental/Geotechnical Engineers

5 Feb 16

Environmental/Geotechnical Engineers data from this year’s Hays Consultants’ Salary Survey. A calmer economic climate has finally let consultants slow the rate of pay growth

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Consultant's salary survey 2016: Civil CAD Technicians

5 Feb 16

Civil CAD Technicians data from this year’s Hays Consultants’ Salary Survey. A calmer economic climate has finally let consultants slow the rate of pay growth

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Consultant's salary survey 2016: Architects

5 Feb 16

Architects data from this year’s Hays Consultants’ Salary Survey. A calmer economic climate has finally let consultants slow the rate of pay growth

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Consultant's salary survey 2016: Architectural CAD Technicians

5 Feb 16

Architectural CAD Technicians data from this year’s Hays Consultants’ Salary Survey. A calmer economic climate has finally let consultants slow the rate of pay growth

COMMUNITY OPINION

Mike-Williams

Price rises from suppliers should be challenged

15 Mar 17 | By Mike Williams

Material costs are on the up but housing associations can secure better deals from the supply chain if they know how

Rennie Dalrymple

Why Mipim matters

13 Mar 17 | By Rennie Dalrymple

This year’s Mipim is set to be just as jam-packed as 2016, with about 23,000 participants from 90 countries

Sarah McCann-Bartlett

Mind the tender price gap

8 Mar 17 | By Sarah McCann-Bartlett

Cost pressures have hit new highs, creating a lag between initial project costs and the final tender price, so what’s to be done?

Helen Gough

The need for International Women's Day

7 Mar 17 | By Helen Gough

Gender equality in the workplace is not a ‘women’s issue’, the fact that it is still an aspiration has huge economic implications for us all

Paula Broadbent

Why women don't pick construction careers

6 Mar 17 | By Paula Broadbent

Women in Construction Week should prompt us all to think about how the industry can discard outdated stereotypes

Richard McCarthy

We need a boring Budget

2 Mar 17 | By Richard McCarthy

Next week the chancellor will unveil his spring Budget, let’s hope he uses it to strengthen existing policies and provide certainty rather than unleash any big surprises

Mark Halstead

Hitting NHS deadlines

27 Feb 17 | By Mark Halstead

Getting stakeholder engagement right at the start is key to successful management of healthcare projects

Ben Bolgar

Breaking the housebuilding mould

6 Feb 17 | By Ben Bolgar

Competition for land and volume housebuilding has helped create architectural sameness

Iain Parker

Why it’s better to think in the long term

3 Feb 17 | By Iain Parker

A snap decision to chose the cheapest option doesn’t provide good value for long