All Leader articles – Page 14

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    Seize the day

    2014-11-21T06:00:00Z

    BIM must be properly adopted sooner rather than later if the sector is to fully benefit

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    From shambles to fiasco

    2014-11-14T06:00:00Z

    This week’s bad news story about the government’s £750m consultants framework is just the latest in a series of disasters

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    Steering through to the silver linings

    2014-11-07T06:00:00Z

    Profit warnings, management team restructuring and problem jobs may be making the headlines. But there are still positives to take from the industry’s current standing

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    Looking north

    2014-10-31T06:03:00Z

    The chancellor’s pledge to drive a ‘northern powerhouse’ economy and backing for a north-east-north-west high-speed rail line offer welcome prospects for work

  • Joey Gardiner
    Comment

    Nearly there

    2014-10-10T06:00:00Z

    The go-ahead on the Hinkley nuclear project is a huge boost for the UK construction industry, though there remains one potential roadblock

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    Music to our ears

    2014-09-26T06:00:00Z

    The Labour party gathering in Manchester has set the tone for debate and the mood music for the sector is encouraging

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    School building: Could do better

    2014-09-05T06:00:00Z

    The EFA is facing a huge task – but it must think about the legacy it will leave for future generations

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    Beware unconscious uncoupling

    2014-08-29T00:00:00Z

    A vote for Scotland’s independence could mean big changes for the sector

  • Joey Gardiner
    Comment

    Challenging times

    2014-08-22T06:00:00Z

    In regards to procurement, the public sector is already held to a far higher standard than private clients

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    What are you reading this summer?

    2014-08-15T06:00:00Z

    Holiday season is the perfect chance to catch up on some great Building articles you may have missed this year - as selected by our industry contributors

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    Balfour and Carillion - deal or no deal?

    2014-07-30T23:59:00Z

    What would be the potential pros and cons for the industry if this massive merger were to go through?

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    It's a shambles now but will it get even worse?

    2014-07-25T06:00:00Z

    Learning from the launch of the Project Management and Full Design Team Services framework

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    The game is on

    2014-07-18T06:00:00Z

    Do this month’s two major takeovers show the market finding its feet?

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    Days of the recession still haunt us

    2014-07-11T06:00:00Z

    For major contractors the problems of the past few years are only just starting to manifest themselves

  • Joey Gardiner
    Comment

    The biggest client of them all

    2014-07-04T06:00:00Z

    The industry needs to address its structure before the skills gap can be bridged

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    How much did Latham's report change us?

    2014-06-27T06:00:00Z

    A great deal has changed over the last 20 years, but has the construction industry changed as much as Latham would have hoped?

  • Joey Gardiner
    Comment

    Boom or not, we need more homes

    2014-06-20T00:00:00Z

    The Bank of England governor intervened twice this week to make it clear he will not hesitate to take action to cool the housing market if it thinks there is risk of a bubble

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    Staying on top in challenging times

    2014-06-13T06:00:00Z

    As we compare the market share between the 20 biggest contractors pre and post recession, the next question is what must firms do to ensure they’re on top in another six years?

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    University challenge

    2014-05-30T06:00:00Z

    The Russel Group’s plans to spend £9bn on capital projects between now and 2016/17 makes them a more powerful client base than the Olympic Delivery Authority was back before the 2012 Games.

  • Sarah Richardson
    Comment

    Let's pick up the pace

    2014-05-23T06:00:00Z

    Despite claims that Westminster has entered a ‘zombie state’, it’s the perfect time for the industry to be putting forward policy ideas