Tom Broughton

Tom Broughton

Tom Broughton is Editor-in-Chief and Group Brand Director at Building

Contact info

Email:
tom.broughton@ubm.com
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    Leader: Contracting - it's a fine line

    2018-02-23T06:30:00

    The debate about margins has come into sharper focus in recent weeks, but the industry should be wary about disrupting an underlying positive culture

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    Leader: Your weekly pick-me-up

    2018-02-02T06:30:00

    Despite the series of negative stories, the glass may finally be looking half full again for the sector

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    Join the conversation

    2017-12-15T07:00:00

    Looking back on 2017, perhaps the kindest thing we can say about it was that it was underwhelming

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    Leader: That sinking feeling

    2018-01-05T07:00:00

    In this week’s leader: the Carillion saga continues, and Dame Judith Hackitt calls for a major overhaul of building regulations in her interim report

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    Leader: A hell of a mess

    2018-01-19T06:00:00

    Jobs, businesses and livelihoods are on the line. It’s time for the team picking over Carillion’s corpse to step up and find practical ways to safeguard the supply chain

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    Leader: Carillion's hubris

    2018-01-26T06:00:00

    An interview with former Carillion boss John McDonough in in 2003 highlighed how Carillion’s set up was set to change from contractor to service provider. The irony, in hindsight, is striking, writes Tom Broughton

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    Thanks a million, Carillion

    2017-10-27T05:00:00

    With the likes of Carillion and Interserve both flagging up problem contracts and write-downs, small and medium-sized businesses have begun looking over their shoulders to assess their liability.

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    Don't just stand there...

    2017-11-03T06:00:00

    All forecasts point to little growth next year, so now it’s time to think about what this sector stands to lose if the Brexit negotiations are flunked

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    Do keep up

    2017-11-10T06:00:00

    What does artificial intelligence (AI) mean for construction and you? Stephen Hawking says AI could be the “worst event in the history of our civilisation” and believes we will perish from it

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    Budget 2017: a serious stimulus for housing

    2017-11-22T14:56:00

    Chancellor Phillip Hammond is putting his money where his mouth is, writes Tom Broughton

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    The stress test

    2017-11-24T07:00:00

    There are probably 101 reasons why these large specialist firms have suffered catastrophic problems, with a few major ones front and centre

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    Get the shredder out

    2017-12-01T05:00:00

    The CITB needs more than a bit of a shake-up to make it function for the companies it serves