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Canada Construction Projects – Updates and New Developments

Canada is seeing many exciting new construction developments and specifically in Ontario and British Columbia. Here is a roundup of some of the biggest projects in 2021.…

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CV Writing Tips | Construction Claims and Disputes

Having a great looking CV can be the difference between you getting the opportunity to attend an interview for a job role and selling yourself face to face to an employer and not. Therefore, it is certainly worth investing time and effort to make sure that your CV is reflecting you in the best light.…

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Quantity Surveyors & Cost Managers – Consider a move into Bank Monitoring Services

If you are a Quantity Surveyor or Cost Manager that feels like you are at the stage of your career where you want to explore a role outside of the core traditional Quantity Surveying, considering a move into Bank Monitoring services is a great option to look at.…

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Hong Kong: Update on Major Projects and Related Job Openings

It is an exciting time for anyone looking for a new job in the construction industry and here we discuss the prominent construction projects in Hong Kong.…

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Quantity Surveyors – Consider a move into Expert Witness Services

As the UK construction disputes sector continues to grow, more and more Quantity Surveyors are making the move into specialist Quantum Consultant roles with Expert Witness Consultancies.…

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Industry News

Autumn budget 2021: headlines and reactions

Chancellor of the exchequer Rishi Sunak has signalled that the age of austerity is over as he loosened some of the purse strings to encourage growth in the UK economy in the coming years.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 27 October, 03:24

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Chancellor widens remit of National Infrastructure Commission

The National Infrastructure Commission has been directed to include affordability and carbon emissions in its assessments of UK infrastructure need.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 27 October, 02:38

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Briar Homes secures funding from Housing Growth Partnership

Housing Growth Partnership has agreed a £10m funding package that will see Briar Homes develop hundreds of new homes in Scotland.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 27 October, 08:50

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Ferrovial bids for stake in Indian road business

Ferrovial’s toll road subsidiary, Cintra, has offered to pay €364m (£307m) for almost a quarter of Indian company IRB Infrastructure Developers.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 27 October, 08:49

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BAM Glasgiven JV picked for Irish schools

A joint venture of BAM Ireland and Glasgiven Contracts is to design and build four new schools in Dublin and Cork.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 27 October, 08:47

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