How will digital transformation bolster the real estate industry?

Most sectors have benefited greatly from their processes being dismantled and reconstructed by digital transformation. However, to date the real estate industry has only undergone very minor improvements, such as housing adverts moving online. Read through our guide below, which helps to outline the changes we can expect to see Continue Reading

Civils chiefs raise alarm over rampant insurance cost hikes

The full scale of the growing Professional Indemnity cover crisis in construction has been revealed in a survey by the Civil Engineering Contractors Association. CECA members are reporting spiralling costs for insurance as the market for cover continues to harden. The survey revealed: 92% of contractors have experienced substantially increased Continue Reading

Trade body webinar sets out best practice in structural waterproofing for podium decks

A national trade body has produced a webinar to support architects and building professionals with the challenges of waterproofing podium decks. While the construction of podium decks has been around for some time, the use of a basement roof structure to extend beyond the building line and under gardens has Continue Reading

Late Payments Can Cripple Commercial Electrical Contractors: Here Are Some Tips On How To Get Paid Promptly

With late payments costing SMEs across the UK thousands of pounds to collect, and the total amount owed to small and medium sized enterprises across the country now totally £23.4 billion, it’s clear that this is a serious issue that needs to be addressed. This is particularly true for commercial Continue Reading

SOFiSTiK Seminar on March 27 and 28 in Munich: International Conference for Civil and Structural Engineers on new Developments and Recent Projects in the Construction Industry.

SOFiSTiK Seminar on March 27 and 28 in Munich: International Conference for Civil and Structural Engineers on new Developments and Recent Projects in the Construction Industry. Key topics: design and analysis for bridges, buildings, and infrastructure Presentations by Werner Sobek AG, Royal HaskoningDHV, FINLEY Engineering Group, and more The 2020 Continue Reading

Top Winchester Plumbing Tips For Construction Sites

Construction sites throughout Winchester (Hampshire) need to be created and maintained with much security. One failure can result in severe problems or even perhaps irreversible damage. For people working around the construction sites, every day can be a new myriad of possibilities that’s a mix of rewarding and frustrating feelings. Continue Reading