LATEST APPOINTMENTS NEWS
Uma Shanker joins contractor as chief operating officer of Balfour Beatty’s M&E arm
Richard Beresford joins from the British Medical Association
Quentin Keeble joins from Lend Lease to oversee 7,000-home pipeline
Bad managers can have a big impact on staff morale and productivity levels, and they could even pose a serious threat to the industry’s upturn. So why are there so many of them?
With the upturn in work has come predictions of a skills shortage. But the CIC’s Jack Pringle thinks the need for architects, QSs and engineers is already so critical that we should be sourcing them from outside the UK and Europe
For young UK construction professionals looking with gloom at this country’s embattled industry, overseas work has long seemed a tempting prospect. But as work here picks up, can the UK retain and even regain its skilled staff? Mike Brown reports