Rolls Royce and Trading for Good provide first two confirmed speakers for Beyond the Built Environment

Constructing Excellence is delighted to announce the first two confirmed speakers for our 2015 Annual Conference “Beyond the Built Environment” at Lords Cricket Ground on 11th November. Both speakers will address how their organisations are tackling key issues, the same issues that are facing our industry, and that are set out in the Construction 2025 … Continue reading “Rolls Royce and Trading for Good provide first two confirmed speakers for Beyond the Built Environment”

Applications for the CIOB Faculty of Architecture and Surveying Scholarship and Sir Ian Dixon Scholarship 2015 are now open!

We are pleased to announce the Faculty of Architecture and Surveying Scholarship and Sir Ian Dixon Scholarship 2015-16 are now open for application. Both Scholarships are run in partnership with The Worshipful Company of Constructors and the CIOB Faculty of Architecture and Surveying. The Scholarships are good value to companies who wish to develop the potential of … Continue reading “Applications for the CIOB Faculty of Architecture and Surveying Scholarship and Sir Ian Dixon Scholarship 2015 are now open!”

East and West Midlands Celebrating Construction Awards Winners Announced

The East Midlands Celebrating Construction Awards took place at the The Nottingham Belfry on the 19th June 2015 where the industry came together to celebrate the best of the East Midlands region. The winners can be found here. The West Midlands awards were presented at a high profile dinner on Friday 10 July 2015. More than six hundred … Continue reading “East and West Midlands Celebrating Construction Awards Winners Announced”

Constructing Excellence London and South East Awards 2015 Winners Annouced

This year we had an outstanding turnout to the Constructing Excellence in London and South East Awards 2015.  Over 540 construction industry professionals attended the awards ceremony which has increased in size by 20% year on year since 2011. Click here to view the winners and highly commended and to download the winners brochure.

The Constructing Excellence Innovation in Practice project ‘Hammersmith Flyover (Phase 2)’ Design Stage case study is now available to download

The Hammersmith Flyover was constructed in the early 1960’s and is situated in West London. In December 2011, the post tensioning tendons that run through the structure were found to have been deteriorating at a significant rate, and in December 2011 the Hammersmith flyover was closed under emergency conditions. The first ‘initial strengthening’ phase of … Continue reading “The Constructing Excellence Innovation in Practice project ‘Hammersmith Flyover (Phase 2)’ Design Stage case study is now available to download”

Barriers to Performance in the Construction Industry Survey

Purpose of the Survey As the UK economy continues to strengthen, so too does the expectation for construction output. There are extensive opportunities for the UK construction and engineering sectors as a result of significant investment in new and existing infrastructure through to 2025 and beyond. Government efforts have also helped to boost private finance … Continue reading “Barriers to Performance in the Construction Industry Survey”