Chloe McCulloch

Freedom day in shackles


With responsibility for risk assessment shifting from government to employers, firms have a lot on their shoulders

Chloe McCulloch

Brexit realities are hitting home


Labour shortages and import barriers are now joined by certification challenges

Chloe McCulloch

Give us the tools and we will finish the job


As the UK economy goes up a gear, there’s plenty of construction work – but where are the materials to do it with?

Chloe McCulloch

State of the market: Becalmed waters but no plain sailing


A surge in optimism is wonderful to see, but material price inflation could put a brake on construction’s rebound

Simon Rawlinson New

Material considerations are now key to a project’s resilience


Short-term supply disruption could be an early warning of a longer-term problem for the UK’s construction sector, says Simon Rawlinson of Arcadis