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CITB Employer Forums

CITB Employer Forums

The new CITB Advisor role has been in place since the beginning of April and colleagues in these new roles are working hard with employers through Training Groups, Advisory Forums, Federations and other groups to help ensure they achieve the right skills for our...

HR and Health & Safety Business Briefings

HR and Health & Safety Business Briefings

Our members are invited to attend a Citation Business Briefing, various dates in August and September are available at venues across England and Northern Ireland. Join expert consultants who will discuss the latest HR and Health & Safety updates and advice to...

CPA Weekly Notes

CPA Weekly Notes

The CPA Weekly Notes include news on Regional Construction Hotspots, the economy and exports. Association Activities this week include the Flooding and Resilience Workshop at The Building Centre in London. Weekly Notes 29 July 2016

Measuring Plasterboard Waste in the Finishes and Interiors Sector

Measuring Plasterboard Waste in the Finishes and Interiors Sector

The Plasterboard Resource Efficiency Action Plan (REAP) produced by the Plasterboard Sustainability Partnership (PSP) sets targets for reducing waste across the sector. FIS along with Build UK have been asked to commit to a reduction in waste target of 15% by 2020....

CPA Technical Report – July 2016

CPA Technical Report – July 2016

The minutes of the Construction Products Association Technical Committee held on Thursday 14 July has now been uploaded to the FIS Members’ Zone. CPA Technical Report

CPA Weekly Notes

CPA Weekly Notes

In partnership with Barbour ABI, the CPA has produced Regional Construction Hotspots for Great Britain 2016, which seeks to analyse construction contract awards on a high level of regional granularity, firstly to identify pockets of growth, or hotspots, in regional...

First Brexit Briefing for FIS Members in London

First Brexit Briefing for FIS Members in London

Over 25 members attended the Brexit Briefing on 20 July with Neil Edwards, CEO at Builders' Conference, giving an overview of the market. Members engaged in an active discussion, with the overall concensus that uncertainty is the biggest risk. The following topics...

JLL Report: The cost of office fit-out

JLL Report: The cost of office fit-out

This EMEA perspective provides a valuable tool for companies with capital expenditure programmes to compare costs and inform decision-making. JLL has priced an actual project in a consistent way across 19 countries, providing directly comparable costs for a modern...

CPA Weekly Notes

CPA Weekly Notes

The CPA Weekly Notes include news on the launch of the Parliamentary Reception, the economy, the ONS construction output data for May 2016, Association activities, Parliamentary and Government Update and exports. Read the Notes here.