Construction Leadership Council Roadmap to Recovery

The Construction Leadership Council has launched the Roadmap to Recovery. We very much welcome this document which sets out how we can get our industry restarted again and move to a better future.  The document is available from the Construction Leadership Council Website. Constructing Excellence has produced a Greenpaper.  This document is designed to get … Continue reading “Construction Leadership Council Roadmap to Recovery”

Integrated Project Insurance case studies: Derby Silk Mill – Museum of Making

Derby Museums commissioned exhibition specialist Leach and architects Bauman Lyons with a design team to develop their vision for the Silk Mill as a “museum of making” for the 21st Century. Heritage Lottery and Arts Council funding was eventually secured, supplemented by funds from Derby City and local communities. Inevitably the brief for the extension … Continue reading “Integrated Project Insurance case studies: Derby Silk Mill – Museum of Making”

Modern Collaborative Working – summary report and webinar 28 April

Over the course of 2019 the Constructing Excellence Collaborative Working Mentors blogged about the 10 most important themes for achieving collaborative working in the modern environment. As we publish a summary of the 10 blogs we are offering you the chance to ask the chair of the group Kevin Thomas of IPInitiatives all the questions … Continue reading “Modern Collaborative Working – summary report and webinar 28 April”

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?”

Modern Collaborative Working; The top 10 of what to do and how to do it. Number 9: Stripping Out Waste

This blog is part of the Collaborative Working Champions series of ten blogs on Modern Collaborative Working In the process world repetition is king and nowhere more so than for those who manufacture components and products.  These are the masters of optimisation and efficiency.  In a 24/7 manufacturing plant being able to shave a very small portion off … Continue reading “Modern Collaborative Working; The top 10 of what to do and how to do it. Number 9: Stripping Out Waste”

Modern Collaborative Working: The top 10 of what to do and how to do it.

The Collaborative Working Champions of Constructing Excellence have identified 10 themes as most essential in achieving superior performance from fully integrated collaborative working in the UK construction industry. These blogs look at underlying issues, how to address these and the process and behavioural changes required to achieve sustained and dramatic improvement. They draw on experiences … Continue reading “Modern Collaborative Working: The top 10 of what to do and how to do it.”

SCF – Intelligent Supply Chain Management

SCF’s core motivation is to increase value to the public sector through intelligent and responsible management of construction projects. During the four generations of the framework, we’ve made and exceeded progressively ambitious targets for employment and skills, apprentices, trades and graduates, but more recently we’ve concentrated on being closer to our supply chain, to support … Continue reading “SCF – Intelligent Supply Chain Management”