Potential transfer into new scheme deemed illegal
Fine is one of largest ever imposed on a contractor for a fatality
Main contractor claims it incurred liquidated damages as a result of handing the project over late
Firm appoints Damian Farr as European engineering services MD
With an influx of huge construction projects being readied across the world, and a shortage of people to build them, working outside the UK seems like a sure-fire route to a better pay packet
Building’s student panel from Nottingham Trent share their thoughts on the building in Blackburn
The industry must make progress on ensuring employees’ mental wellbeing – or brace itself for a rush of legal claims
Over the last 20 years the industry has invested in trying to improve cash flow, but has it been money well spent?
Preventing certain forms of communication from having authority on a contract may take more than a note in the terms and conditions
A Court of Appeal judgment provides clarity on whether UK employment law can apply to foreign nationals employed abroad by British firms
While advertised by the government as a way to boost housing productivity, the Neighbourhood Planning and Infrastructure Bill only looks set to slow things down
Do we need new planning legislation to accommodate the Build to Rent sector?
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The latest in our CPD series introduces specifying softwood decking. This module is sponsored by Marley Eternit
High-performance windows are crucial to reducing the energy use of buildings. This CPD introduces key aspects of glazing and frame design, as well as the relevant standards and guidance. It is sponsored by Reynaers
When used in external cladding systems, SIPs can help to reduce thermal transmittance and air-leakage rates. This CPD, sponsored by Kingspan Insulation, highlights the key design considerations
Many professionals in our male-dominated industry say they want to spend more time with their children. So why aren’t new dads taking up their recent right to shared parental leave? We talk to two fathers who took time out of the workplace
New legislation will mean firms have to publish how much both male and female employees are paid. Will this be the end of the gender pay gap?
It took Andy Steele just five years to transform Connaught into a £240m-turnover sensation. Can he pull it off again?