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European Construction Institute (ECI) joins BRE

BRE are delighted to announce that The European Construction Institute (ECI) has become part of BRE alongside Constructing Excellence with effect from 1 September 2017, moving from Loughborough University.  We plan that ECI and Constructing Excellence will work closely together, we have collaborated over many years as our improvement agenda have been aligned albeit they [...]

2017-09-17T21:49:27+00:00 14th September 2017|News|

Cambridge Oxford Corridor Constructing Excellence Club

The Cambridge Oxford Corridor Constructing Excellence club is up and running! We’d like to invite you to our inaugural networking breakfasts and to become a member of the new Club - click here for details. Our first event is breakfast in Cambridge on 13 October 2017, followed by breakfast in Bicester on 20 October 2017. [...]

2017-09-17T21:48:52+00:00 30th August 2017|News|

New Cambridge Oxford Corridor Constructing Excellence Club

If you or your colleagues would be interested in setting up a new "Cambridge Oxford Corridor Constructing Excellence Club" please click here to see the flier. Any commitment to membership or to fund an event would be most welcome. If you would like to sponsor an event, join the organising committee, become a member, or [...]

2017-08-02T04:00:21+00:00 2nd August 2017|News|

£3 billion: The real cost of winning work

Inefficient bid processes are massively reducing profit margins Research conducted by MarketingWorks and Reading University uncovered the real cost of the bidding process in the construction industry as almost £3 billion. myConsole, recently announced as the procurement partner for Digital Construction Week, will be holding a webinar to show the industry how they can use [...]

2017-05-25T11:23:30+00:00 25th May 2017|News|

The Client-Architect Relationship: What Clients Think of Architects

The Client-Architect relationship: Join Constructing Excellence Croydon to hear the findings from the RIBA Client Liaison Group’s ground-breaking ‘Working with Architects’ survey and debate critical issues.   What should clients do to get the most from their architects? In a volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous world, how can architects reassure clients and  communicate the [...]

2017-05-14T11:59:10+00:00 12th May 2017|News|

Digital Collaboration Platform for Work Winning

Following Philip Collard’s presentation last year on ‘Improving our Work Winning Success Rates’, he has recently developed myConsole, a Digital Collaboration Platform for work winning. With so much noise being made about digitalisation, often the process of how to evolve has been lost in the delirium of opportunities. Our industry is on the cusp of [...]

2017-01-30T09:41:51+00:00 30th January 2017|News|

Constructing Excellence 2016 Annual Conference

Constructing Excellence 2016 Annual Conference "On your marks, set, build"  |  Headline Sponsor - Burges Salmon Date: 23rd November 2016 Time: 10am-4pm Venue: Lord's Cricket Ground Saint John's Wood Road, London, NW8 8QN  We've finalised the speaker line-up for the Constructing Excellence Annual Conference and it promises to be a truly inspirational day thanks to the G4C team [...]

2017-01-16T13:55:49+00:00 11th November 2016|News|

Portakabin Group hands over 1st new school

PORTAKABIN GROUP HANDS OVER 1ST NEW SCHOOL IN £28M EFA SURREY AND KENT BATCH – ON TIME AND ON BUDGET Off-site construction specialist, the Portakabin Group, has handed over the first new school in the £28 million Surrey and Kent batch of the Priority School Building Programme. The £5.6 million building for Pyrford Primary School [...]

2017-01-16T13:55:53+00:00 3rd November 2016|News|

Constructing Excellence Merger with BRE

Following extensive discussions with its members and stakeholders, the board of Constructing Excellence (CE) has confirmed the conclusion of the merger with BRE. The move is designed to strengthen and grow the CE membership and its positive impact on the industry at a time of significant global challenge. Under the merger BRE will maintain the distinctive CE brands*, [...]

2017-01-16T13:55:53+00:00 19th August 2016|News|

Becoming a More Sustainable Business

Next up in our series of articles we have Becoming a More Sustainable Business; read on to find out what made A2 Dominion a winner in 2016 Can you use this case study to help make your business more sustainable? Click here to reply Winner 2016: Sustainability "It [...]

2017-01-16T13:55:54+00:00 16th August 2016|News|