As Brexit looms closer and the value of the Pound fluctuates, the UK has this month seen a mixed bag of news relating to the construction sector. There’s news on decreased investment from long term partners close by in Ireland, but growing interest from those as far as China. Here’s the latest … Continue reading “Birmingham Construction and UK Construction News – August 2017”
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Want to work for a new, industry changing business set on shaping the future of the building supplies industry? Want to be part of a creative and innovative team, where any idea is a possibility and who always look for the most efficient, digitally driven ways of branding, marketing and providing customer experience within our business? Join us now.
In June, both UK and Birmingham construction headlines were dominated by news of the devastating Grenfell Tower disaster. But July has seen news pick up with large Government contracts finally being announced and other industry developments. Find out more below… Continue reading “Birmingham Construction News and UK Construction News – July 2017”
When building with timber, it’s important to ask yourself why quality timber is important in construction. Buying quality timber will not only make the build easier, it could also save you time and money over the course of the build. Continue reading “Why Quality Timber is Important in Construction”
Is virtual reality changing the construction industry? It’s easy to believe that virtual reality having an effect on the construction industry is still years away, yet several construction companies are already using virtual reality to map out their builds. And, with virtual reality gaining popularity in other sectors over the past few years, the construction industry is discovering just how beneficial virtual reality is… Continue reading “Is virtual reality changing the construction industry?”
Read the latest Birmingham construction news and other construction news throughout the UK. June 2017 saw some major construction developments, as well as catastrophes… read on for your June summary.
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Do you know how to store timber on site and why it is a great way to keep costs down on a building project? Storing timber is important for so many reasons. If the timber spoils, it could potentially lead to costly delays, but by making the effort in the preparation stages, and by ensuring the timber is handled correctly, you could save yourself from unwanted costs later on. How to store timber on site doesn’t have to be tricky; all you need is a storage plan – and if you put this process in place for your timber before it even arrives, you’ll know how to store timber on site and will be able to do so easily and efficiently. Continue reading “How to Store Timber on Site”
When it comes to construction innovations, the UK is a leading contributor and the use of technology is a major factor – playing an increasingly important role in building our towns and cities. Often seen as a traditionalist industry, the way we see construction is changing due to the wide range of exciting innovations at the sector’s disposal. Forward thinking innovations emerge at all levels of the construction process, aiding operations from design to labour. In this article we take a look at the best in UK construction innovation.
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After 12 months in the making, this will forever be a moment to remember for the team! The day we committed spray paint to OSB board and put the ‘official’ BUILT/ logo up on the walls of the office… Continue reading “Committing spray paint to OSB board…the official BUILT/ Logo”