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Construction Trade Survey

Construction Trade Survey

The CPA’s latest Construction Trade Survey, published today, shows that construction activity weakened in the second quarter of 2016. Net balances across the construction supply chain, including product manufacturers, building contractors and civil engineers fell to...

CPA Weekly Notes

CPA Weekly Notes

Along with the latest economy news, last week's Flooding and Resilience Workshop slides can be accessed via the CPA website. Also, BIS Committee launches inquiry into Government’s Industrial Strategy. Weekly Notes 05 August 2016

FIS Board nominations

FIS Board nominations

FIS is looking for contractor and supplier members to join its Board.  If you would like to stand for election, or if you know someone who would, please complete the nomination form here and return it to FIS by Wednesday 31 August 2016. Election results will be...

Invitation to Bounce Back drylining training centre

Invitation to Bounce Back drylining training centre

Members are invited to join other London-based FIS drylining contractor members for breakfast at The Clink Restaurant and an exclusive viewing of the of the Bounce Back drylining training centre at HM Prison Brixton on Tuesday 20 September between 9.00 and 11.00am....

Outcomes from the CIC Strategic Review 2016-2020

Outcomes from the CIC Strategic Review 2016-2020

The Construction Industry Council (CIC) members met last month to discuss the outcomes of the year-long Strategic Review of the organisation and agree its recommendations for the next five years. Read more here.

Markit/CIPS UK Construction PMI

Markit/CIPS UK Construction PMI

The seasonally adjusted Markit/CIPS UK Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index ® registered  45.9  in  July,  down  fractionally from 46.0  in  June  and  below  the  50.0  no-change threshold for the second month running. The latest reading  signalled  the  fastest ...

UK BIM Alliance – Position Statement

UK BIM Alliance – Position Statement

From October 2016, the UK BIM Alliance will take up the mantle of Level 2 leadership. The Alliance will provide the umbrella network for the Communities, Regions and aligned industry organisations to achieve the widespread adoption and implementation of BIM Level 2 by...

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...