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Degree Level Apprenticeships in Construction

At our first meeting of the year, we were joined by Dr Scott Wildman from University of Kent. Many of our members were surprised to hear how the University had

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O’Keefe in the running for a major employer award

O’Keefe is delighted to announce that its priority on employee wellbeing has been ratified with a shortlisting in the Best of Royal Greenwich Business Awards 2018. The group has been

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Baxall achieve Level 2 BIM accreditation

Baxall are pleased to confirm achievement of accreditation for Level 2 BIM. Their certification is for the provision of construction management and design and build services to PAS 1192-2:2013 which

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Kent was named of the UK’s pre-fab home hotspots

In December 2017 Kent was named one of the UK’s pre-fab homes hotspots, building 700 homes a year from modules made in factories. This way of building aims to address

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Waterloo – Drawing Good Air Quality Into Design

We were recently invited by Waterloo Air Products of Aylesford, to attend an event where we were treated to an in-depth insight into how they work, the advanced design services

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How Can We Affect The Skills Shortage?

The problem we face affects both professionals and trades. About one fifth of all vacancies in the construction sector are persistent. Employers are struggling to recruit staff with the right

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Congratulations to our CMA Winners

We’re pleased to announce that our marketing partners, Built for Marketing have won the award for ‘Strategic Planning & Management’ in this year’s Construction Marketing Awards. Having won back in

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Abbott have won two Health & Safety Awards with H&K Safety Services Ltd

A big congratulations to Abbotts Site Managers, Chris Lilliott and Tony Knight who recently collected their awards for ‘Outstanding Achievement in Site Health & Safety Management’ from Abbott’s Consultants, H&K

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A dire shortage of construction professionals is holding back the industry’s progress

The latest RICS UK Construction and Infrastructure Market Survey revealed huge problems in recruiting for white collar roles. The survey found that during the third quarter of this year 64%

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Cheryl Causebrook and Ella Brocklebank on Kent Business Show

Once again our Chair Cheryl Causebrook and Ella Brocklebank of Jenner Group, have joined Chris Price (KMTV Business Editor) on the sofa of the Chris & Co show to discuss