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Supply Chain Sustainability School to launch People Matter Charter

In response to the fact that organisations across the construction industry are increasingly facing more people challenges, relating to both their own workforce and their supply chain, the Supply Chain Sustainability School and its delivery partner Action Sustainability are launching ...

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FRC announces delay on Carillion first-stage report

UK audit watchdog, the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has announced the first stage of its investigation into the financial statements of collapsed British multinational facilities management and construction services firm, Carillion, is now expected to be completed by the summer ...

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Hocking takes up seat as chief executive of Galliford Try

Bill Hocking has formally taken up his new role as Chief Executive of Galliford Try with effect from 3 January 2020. Hocking succeeds Graham Prothero who has stepped down as CEO and leaves the business following the successful completion of ...

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Polyteck unveils new business structure

Construction and facilities management business, Polyteck Group, has created a new structure for its business operations, forming two new distinctive divisions: maintenance and specialist services, and property development. The move follows a strategic review that identified a need to offer ...

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Government must tackle late payment issues, says BESA

The new government must do everything it can to solve the late payment problems that continue to undermine construction supply chains, according to the Chief Executive officer of the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) David Frise. He told the Association’s ...

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Willmott Dixon leads UK in FT’s inaugural list of diversity leaders

Willmott Dixon was the UK’s highest placed company to appear in the Financial Times’ inaugural list of European leaders for workplace diversity and inclusion, coming third out of 700 organisations ranked for their approach to inclusivity. The Letchworth Garden City ...

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Debbie White to step down as Interserve announces restructure

Interserve Group Limited has today announced that Debbie White will step down from her role as Chief Executive Officer as of 31 December 2019, along with a new divisional operating structure for the Group and its three divisions. Having outlined ...

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New commercial director at Interserve Construction

Interserve Group has appointed Ben Edwards as Commercial Director of the company’s UK construction business. Edwards, who has worked in the construction sector for more than 20 years, joins the company from Sobha in Dubai where he was Group Commercial ...

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New procurement agreement to shape public sector construction

The government has awarded a major new procurement agreement, which will help shape public sector construction. All public sector bodies can use Crown Commercial Service’s (CCS) Construction Works and Associated Services agreement to find companies to help build things like ...

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Ross Abbate to take on CEO role at Macro

Mace has announced a number of changes to its Group Board and wider leadership teams, which will see the creation of four new divisional Chief Executive Officer roles across the company’s four ‘Engines for Growth’: Develop, Consult, Construct and Operate. ...

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