Housebuilder Barratt Homes has furloughed about 80 per cent of its workforce of 6,500.
Aecom's EMEA boss is bringing a degree of attitude to the global group's operations, shaking up strategy and demanding improvements on diversity and delivery
11TH APRIL 2019 BY BINYAMIN ALI Still a third less What is the median pay gap? Setting a poor example Where to from here? CN’s analysis of the industry’s 100 biggest firms has revealed women
On 7 December 2018, Forrest collapsed into administration, leaving a trail of unfinished projects and unpaid suppliers in its wake.
The barriers to gender diversity presented by language was the theme of Construction News’ Inspire Me workshop in Bristol this week.
A few months back, I was touring a major multi-million-pound project with a business leader and we got lost. It wasn’t surprising, considering how big the project was.
Fires on construction sites are on the rise, as are the number of fires being caused deliberately. What is driving these upward trends and how can contractors mitigate the risks?
Specialist contractors have faced a hugely turbulent market during their most recent financial periods, as covered by this year’s CN Specialists Index.
Sites across the UK are complicit in the exploitation of undocumented workers – most of them from overseas.
Returning to the construction industry after taking a long career break to start a family provoked mixed emotions for me, of both trepidation and excitement.