Past Events

February Event – Collaboration – a supplier and a standards perspective

Two of Constructing Excellence’s Collaborative Working Champions presented views on collaborative working and its application to the UK construction industry. First, Ron Edmondson provided a supplier perspective in … COLLABORATION FROM THE OTHER END Collaboration in construction is often talked about and implemented to good effect at the top of the construction supply chain - [...]

2018-03-22T15:26:01+00:00 22nd March 2018|2018 Events|

October Event – LGBTQ: How is the construction industry responding to pressures of managing gender diversity in the workplace?

Click here to view the Event Flyer. Guest Speakers were Martyn Loukes BEM (Diversity Champion), Sharon Slinger (founding member of Carillion ‘Connect’ network), Mark Lomas (HS2 Head of Equality, Diversity & Inclusion), Sarah Rock (Senior Associate Gowling WLG (UK) LLP & co-chair of ‘Off Site’) and David Mann (Executive Partner Tuffin Ferraby Taylor & co-founder 'Freehold'). When the [...]

2017-10-18T21:54:51+00:00 15th October 2017|2017 Events|

September Event – New Models of Procurement

Click here to view the Event Flyer.   Speakers were Don Ward (Chief Executive Constructing Excellence), Prof. David Mosey (Director, Centre of Construction Law, King's College London) & Colin Harding (Chartered Construction Manager, Past President CIOB) To download Don Ward's presentation click here. To download Professor David Mosey's presentation click here. To download Colin Harding's presentation [...]

2017-10-08T06:54:19+00:00 15th September 2017|2017 Events|

July Site Visit – Newfoundland Tower, Docklands

LCEC visited the Newfoundland Tower project at Canary Wharf on 20 July 2017.  The project is a 60 storey residential tower which will contain 636 apartments as well as residents’ amenity space and a public restaurant. The site sits in a prominent location at the western end of the Canary Wharf estate overlooking the River [...]

2017-08-20T02:39:57+00:00 20th August 2017|2017 Events, Site Visits|

July Event – Digital Technology and Innovation in Crossrail

Click here to view the Digital Technology and Innovation in Crossrail Event Flyer. The club’s July meeting was held at the Museum of London Docklands, our fourth different venue of the year and despite the rather mixed weather plus competition from Wimbledon, turnout was good. Our main speaker Malcolm Taylor, Head of Technical Information at Crossrail [...]

2017-10-18T21:58:02+00:00 2nd August 2017|2017 Events|

May Event – NHBC Foundation: Tomorrow’s New Homes

Click here to view the NHBC Foundation: Tomorrow's New Homes event flyer. Our guest speaker for the evening, Clive Turner, is a research manager for the NHBC Foundation.  The NHBC Foundation carry out research and provide guidance and good practice for the house building industry.  In recent times the NHBC Foundation have published research reports [...]

2017-07-11T01:45:30+00:00 15th May 2017|2017 Events|