PCIAW PPE in construction

PPE in Construction Market Regional Outlook 2019 – 2025

The Global PPE in Construction Market 2019 by Market Research Place, studies latest PPE in Construction industry aspects including market size, share, trends, growth, business overview and PPE in Construction industry scenario during the forecast period (2019-2025). The PPE in Construction Market offers many advantages that have accelerated the adoption of absorption among various industrial users. These elements make absorption an attractive option from the…

PCIAW downturn in construction

Construction industry prepares for a downturn

Construction industry bosses are reorganising their workforce in preparation for a potential downturn, with higher levels of sub-contracting and lower levels of direct employment claim new research by the Federation of Master Builders(FMB). There was a decrease in employment levels among small construction firms with 21 percent of employers reporting a reduced workforce. Workloads for construction SMEs grew…

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Recruiting women for careers in construction

Construction work is a field dominated by men. Now there’s a push to recruit women to become part of the rewarding career. A national non-profit is leading the charge, starting at the high school level and placing a special emphasis on targeting women. “It’s been amazing,” Cynthia Lopez said. Cynthia Lopez has started an exciting…

PCIAW sustainability in construction

New research set to boost construction sector sustainability and productivity

Funded by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), under the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund ‘Transforming Construction’, the three-year project – Automating Concrete Construction (ACORN) – will develop a holistic approach to the manufacture, assembly, reuse and deconstruction of concrete buildings, leading to a healthier, safer, built environment. The research involves Dr. John Orr, Lecturer in Concrete Structures, who is working alongside…