Our presenter, Dan Riley, co-founder of Radical Panda, will provide an understanding of how digital transformation can have a revolutionary impact across legacy processes and systems in all areas of the construction sector. He will look at the challenges facing the adoption of new technologies and the considerable benefits of doing so through the use … Continue reading "Opportunities, challenges and innovation – transforming Construction across the supply chain"
The adoption of off-site construction is growing and beginning to show benefits in terms of delivery and performance. This seminar, presented by Mark Beirne of ESS Modular and Gwen Beeken of Osco Homes, will consider the current market position, the issues facing those considering off-site and look at the scope for accelerated process and quality … Continue reading "Embracing off-site – overcoming the barriers and gaining the benefits"
Our seminar programme recently discussed the reform of the regulatory environment its application to the design and construction process and the emerging new responsibilities. As we move into 2020, with recent and planned changes to the Regulations falling into place, we now have a clearer view and much to learn. This seminar, presented by Richard … Continue reading "Building Regulations – 2020 update"
The Made Smarter Review in 2017 identified the construction industry as a key sector with £89.2 billion of value over the next ten years through the adoption of currently known digital technologies. Industrial digitalisation is a massive opportunity for UK industry and the wider economy. But the technologies that underpin it are also highly disruptive, … Continue reading "Achieving digital transformation in construction – where are we going and how do we get there?"
The inaugural conference in the NEW Built Environment Conference Series is taking place at the University of Salford on 20 June 2023. Following the theme of Performance, Compliance and Safety, this technical and leadership conference will investigate key areas of the industry including the challenges of the new duty holder regime, the creation of a … Continue reading "CABE Built Environment England Conference"
In the aftermath of the 2009 recession, the industry was struggling with 14,000 job vacancies that remained unfilled. Fast forward to 2022, and this figure has surged to a daunting 45,000. The situation is further compounded by an aging workforce and a dearth of new entrants, suggesting no imminent improvement. And that's just taking in … Continue reading "Skills shortages in Construction"
Hear from procurement experts Clare Tetlow, Senior Procurement Manager at Procure Plus and Andrea Leigh, Associate at Trowers & Hamlins. Topics include: A Procurement Bill update The impact of the Procurement Bill for public bodies and bidders More details will be announced shortly.
Meet the Experts Please join the Constructing Excellence Greater Manchester team and our panel for lively discussion. The proceeds of ticket sales will be donated to Cradle charity, who provide … Continue reading "Successfully delivering complex projects across the NHS estate"
Andrea Leigh (Trowers & Hamlins) and Claire Tetlow (Procure Plus) will be hosting a breakfast briefing the new Procurement Act 2023 with a particular focus on how this new legislation … Continue reading "Procurement Reform – are you prepared for the new Procurement Bill?"