Photo gallery from the 2019 Constructing Excellence Awards

Thank you to everyone who came on the night, and congratulations to the winners. Please feel free to share photos on your social media, tagging us in of course! Hi res versions are available by request from helpdesk@constructingexcellence.org.uk

Innovative Future Leaders Programme – www.theIFLP.org – for companies focused on driving business improvement and successor development

Created by SECBE, the regional partner of Constructing Excellence in London and the South East, IFLP provides selected client, consultant, contractor and suppliers/specialist participants with personal insights and expert coaching from the IFLP team of leading innovation experts deliberately from far beyond and within the construction sector as well as in government. Participants will use … Continue reading “Innovative Future Leaders Programme – www.theIFLP.org – for companies focused on driving business improvement and successor development”

Modern Collaborative Working; The top 10 of what to do and how to do it. Number 10: Where to Start?

This blog is part of the Collaborative Working Champions series of ten blogs on Modern Collaborative Working We have repeatedly asserted during this series that holistic disruptive change is necessary to achieve superior value outcomes.  Intuitively this feels right, but is there any evidence to support this?  That’s a question we asked ourselves when we were developing a … Continue reading “Modern Collaborative Working; The top 10 of what to do and how to do it. Number 10: Where to Start?”

ECI & Constructing Excellence Productivity Workshop 23 October – output

We had a lively and productive day at the joint ECI and Constructing Excellence workshop on Eliminate Waste – Maximise Productivity – Become Successful. ECI John Fotherby from Kingsfield Consulting provided a stark message that if the industry does not change itself, disruptors will and urged a holistic approach across the four key areas of … Continue reading “ECI & Constructing Excellence Productivity Workshop 23 October – output”

Construction Innovation Hub partners up with Constructing Excellence

PRESS RELEASE – For immediate release CONSTRUCTION INNOVATION HUB PARTNERS UP WITH CONSTRUCTING EXCELLENCE 7 November 2019 National industry body Constructing Excellence is to become the newest delivery partner of the £72 million government-backed Construction Innovation Hub. With an extensive network of national and regional members, which cuts across sectors and the supply chain, Constructing … Continue reading “Construction Innovation Hub partners up with Constructing Excellence”

A14 – Pre-cast solution for the River Great Ouse Viaduct

Innovative and efficient use of a pre-cast solution made Skanska’s River Ouse Viaduct the Offsite Project of the Year 2018. As part of the A14  Cambridge to Huntingdon Improvement Scheme, the new road alignment required crossing the river Great Ouse and surrounding floodplain. The surrounding area is a Country Wildlife Site, meaning the £1.5bn project … Continue reading “A14 – Pre-cast solution for the River Great Ouse Viaduct”

Implementing MMC – practical ways forward through The Choice Factory

Check out The Choice Factory from our members Kier.  It looks at the psychological, behavioural and cultural factors that need to be addressed to achieve sustainable change with regards to the uptake of MMC.  It presents a unique review that draws from behavioural science, marketing and different fields to present options of choice architecture. This … Continue reading “Implementing MMC – practical ways forward through The Choice Factory”

Procurement Update – The key to transforming construction

As those of you involved in our procurement group will know there is so much activity in this space.  With the Procuring for Value tool being developed through the Construction Innovation Hub, there has never been more focus on the Constructing Excellence vision of ‘clients procuring for long-term value’. As Constructing Excellence we are right … Continue reading “Procurement Update – The key to transforming construction”