The construction industry is recovering fast but the latest jobs survey from CareerStructure.com shows 58% of industry professionals are unhappy with their current salary and 47% are actively job hunting. What will this mean to wage inflation? But for you job hunters out there, here is a link to the latest opportunities via Buildingtalk JOBsearch.
Our VIDEO OF THE WEEK from Clos-o-Mat helps architects and specifiers to visualise the design and equipment involved in planning a ‘Changing Places’ assisted washroom – and how this differs from a standard (Document M type) wheelchair-accessible toilet.
Finally, Buildingtalk on Twitter includes a plea from 28 industry leader for the Government to act on zero carbon homes initiatives; why we are warming to the idea of heat pumps; and Nick Clegg on why we should build Garden Cities or face more countryside planning disputes.
Bull Products have shared the most common health and safety mistakes made by the construction industry, and more importantly, how they can be avoided.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Health & Safety, Posts, Research & Materials Testing, Security and Fire Protection, Site Preparation
Keylite has launched a brand new Specification Tool, with new product ranges included, technical information improved and a more enhanced user experience at its core.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Information Technology, Innovations & New Products, Posts, Research & Materials Testing, Roofs, Windows
Up to 6million people in the UK are affected by continence issues, according to latest figures from the NHS – Closomat have stressed the importance of the Changing Places toilet.Posted in Accessibility, Articles, Bathrooms, Bedrooms & Washrooms, Building Industry News, Health & Safety, Interiors, Posts
Aggregate Industries’ contracting division has recently laid 1,800 tonnes of an ultra-low noise asphalt at Brampton Hut Services in Huntingdon, in just one weekend.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Case Studies, Civil Engineering, Concrete, Cement, Admixtures, Hard Landscaping & Walkways, Landscaping, Posts, Restoration & Refurbishment, Retrofit & Renovation