News • Jan 16, 2018 08:30 GMT
In light of yesterday's announcement, Simon Underwood - Business Recovery Partner at accountancy firm Menzies LLP - weighs in on the evolving Carillion crisis with advice for those companies affected.
News • Jan 16, 2018 06:30 GMT
The Royal Academy of Engineering has issued an open invitation to North West businesses for the much-coveted MacRobert Award, which celebrates innovative examples of engineering across the UK.
News • Jan 15, 2018 12:02 GMT
After months of speculation, the worst has come to pass - Carillion, the UK's second largest construction company, is to be liquidated having amassed a staggering £1.5Bn of debt.
Press Releases • Jan 09, 2018 10:57 GMT
The latest IHS Markit/CIPS UK Construction PMI® figures have been released for December. The seasonally adjusted IHS Markit/CIPS UK Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index® (PMI®) posted 52.2 in December, down from 53.1 in November but above the 50.0 no-change threshold for the third month running.
News • Dec 12, 2017 09:00 GMT
New research, conducted by the Federation of Master Builders (FMB), has revealed that house buyers are twice as likely to be 'very satisfied' with the quality of their new homes - providing they are built by a small or medium-sized (SME) house builder, that is.
News • Dec 12, 2017 08:15 GMT
News • Dec 12, 2017 07:30 GMT
From 2nd January onwards Professor Andrew McNaughton, Technical Director at HS2 Ltd, will transition into his new role as Strategic Technical Adviser.
News • Dec 05, 2017 08:30 GMT
With the widening skills shortage of significant concern, Unite - Britain and Ireland's biggest trade union - is urging the construction industry to address the thorny issue of training to avoid a potentially "calamitous" Brexit.