North East Director Catriona Lingwood appointed as CERP chair

In November 2019 Catriona Lingwood took on the role of chair of the Constructing Excellence Regional Partnership.  Catriona heads up Constructing Excellence North East and has been a real driving force for the Constructing Excellence movement and a key driver behind the Constructing Excellence awards.  Since 2001 Catriona has been leading Constructing Excellence North East, … Continue reading “North East Director Catriona Lingwood appointed as CERP chair”

Global Infrastructure Survey – Pinsent Masons

Please support our members Pinsent Masons in their survey on digital transformation in infrastructure: You may be aware that we at Pinsent Masons have launched our inaugural global infrastructure survey. Given our work across the infrastructure sector globally, and as Who’s Who Legal leading global law firm in construction, we are asking professionals across the … Continue reading “Global Infrastructure Survey – Pinsent Masons”

Case Study: Project Integrator Kier embraces DfMA and digital at the £253m new build Wellingborough prison

Overview   On 17th May 2019 Kier commenced work on site at the new build resettlement prison in Wellingborough, after being awarded the £253m contract by the Ministry of Justice (MoJ). The project is the first in a series of schemes to be undertaken as part of the MoJ’s wider Change, Strategy and Planning (CSP) Directorate … Continue reading “Case Study: Project Integrator Kier embraces DfMA and digital at the £253m new build Wellingborough prison”

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”