17th to 23rd July – UKR Weekly Newsletter

UKR Weekly Newsletter | UKR Construction jobs West London   HS2 contracts worth £6.6bn awarded by UK government (The Guardian) Affordable living modules are coming to London’s vacant buildings (Curbed) Depth of field: London project to dig vast underground cavern and cover with park (The Guardian) Union ballots tower crane operators for strike action (The Construction

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10th to 16th July – UKR Weekly Newsletter

UKR Weekly Newsletter | UKR Construction jobs West London   Balfour pals up with Atkins, Mott and WSP in strategic alliance (The Construction Index) Pace of growth in Irish construction sector slowed in June, survey finds (The Irish Times L&G Modular unveils its prefab prototype (The Construction Index) Ministers back CITB survival (The Construction Index) Industry

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3rd to 9th July 2017 – UKR Weekly Newsletter

UKR Weekly Newsletter | UKR Construction jobs West London   Prefab ‘Kiss House,’ designed to passive house standards, is taking orders (Curbed) Hinkley Point: EDF adds £1.5bn to nuclear plant cost (BBC) Construction activity slows down by more than expected in June (Independent) Bidding opens for £2.3bn housing infrastructure pot (Construction Enquirer) Site managers who fail

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26th June to 2nd July 2017 – UKR Weekly Newsletter

UKR Weekly Newsletter | UKR Construction jobs West London   Green home renovations: a guide to creating sustainable living spaces (Building Talk) Premier Modular bags £225m offsite housing deal (Enquirer) New skyscraper will have London’s first ‘climbing window’ (CNN Style) Video captures MediaCityUK as it marks 10 years since construction started (Manchester Evening News) Construction industry

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19th to 25th June 2017 – UKR Weekly Newsletter

UKR Weekly Newsletter | UKR Construction jobs West London   Sites told to review carding policies (The Construction Index) Bristol Uni plan for £300m Temple Meads campus (Construction Enquirer) 9 Incredibly Famous Architects Who Didn’t Possess an Architecture Degree (Arch Daily) LOR links with Exeter Uni for degree apprenticeships (The Construction Index) Boost for Modular Buildings

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12th to 18th June 2017 – UKR Weekly Newsletter

UKR Weekly Newsletter | UKR Construction jobs West London   Construction industry growth hits 15-month high (The Irish Times) Capacity expansion planned for The Oval (The Construction Index) Mayor outlines ambition to make London world’s leading ‘Smart City’ (Building Specifier) Proposals to transform Perth City Hall unveiled (Scottish Construction Now) Will Brexit shake UK construction? (Raconteur)

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5th to 11th June 2017 – UKR Weekly Newsletter

UKR Weekly Newsletter | UKR Construction jobs West London   Deal sealed for Nine Elms build-to-rent scheme (The Construction Index) The wonders of workwear in construction (UK Construction Media) World’s first ‘cranehouse’ hoisted over Bristol harbor is completely carbon neutral (Inhabitat) Apprentice matching scheme extended (Scottish Construction Now) Deloitte forecasts pre-Millennial level growth in London office

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29th May to 4th June 2017 – UKR Weekly Newsletter

UKR Weekly Newsletter | UKR Construction jobs West London Housing crisis: Post-Brexit construction skills shortage ‘a critical issue’ (BBC) McAlpine takes over at Battersea Power Station (The Construction Index) Further growth for builders’ merchants’ sales in first quarter (The Construction Index) Aecom lands main construction package for £800m Spire London tower (The Construction Index) Skill needed

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22nd to 28th May 2017 – UKR Weekly Newsletter

UKR Weekly Newsletter | UKR Construction jobs West London   One in five safety fails relates to working at height (The Construction Index) UK investors turn to property amidst political uncertainty (Building Talk) BAM Nuttall brings virtual reality to Chelsea Flower Show (The Construction Index) Radical changes and more diversity to attract young people into construction

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15th to 21st May 2017 – UKR Weekly Newsletter

UKR Weekly Newsletter | UKR Construction jobs West London   Construction growth accelerates for third consecutive month (The Irish Times) May Pledges Right-to-Buy Plan to Boost U.K. Social Housing (Bloomberg) Housing crisis will only deepen as skills shortage hits home (ie) White Hart Lane news: Tottenham ground’s demolition begins (Mail Online) Election 2017: the key construction

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