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  • 2017
  • Well, in 2017 we have to understand that if we only focus on job roles and productivity without supporting the inner wellbeing of the individual, we will continue in creating an undervalued and unsupported workforce and an industry where you're only as good as your last job. (cic.org.uk)
  • http://www.citb.co.uk/News-Events/Blogs/2017/how-should-we-teach-sustainable-construction/">How should we teach sustainable construction? (citb.co.uk)
  • sectors
  • The Construction industry of India is an important indicator of the development as it creates investment opportunities across various related sectors. (wikipedia.org)
  • Understand the construction market and the economic drivers in your region that affect different sectors, including public and private housing, infrastructure and non-residential building. (experian.co.uk)
  • Associated sectors like the transportation industry would also undergo a similar upheaval as the race for driverless cars continues by tech giants such as Uber and Google. (inman.com)
  • The risk of cancer is less easy to detect with traditional epidemiological methods in the construction industry than in other industrial sectors. (diva-portal.org)
  • Stephan Rosenthal, Managing Director of Bayer Middle East, and Dr. Marc Schuetze, head of Business Development BaySystems Pearl and the man in charge of the BMS stand at BIG 5, see the fair as the ideal platform for discussing current material trends and design opportunities face to face with design engineers from all sectors of industry. (webwire.com)
  • labour
  • Gabrielsson & Lutz (2002), states that the market condition and the long history of static competition within the construction industry has led to low productivity, high consumption of resources, large influences on the environment, higher costs and a lack of qualified labour. (scribd.com)
  • initiative
  • The commitments by 100 companies and associations in construction were being announced Monday at a conference sponsored by the Labor Department and the initiative Joining Forces, a nationwide effort launched by Mrs. Obama and Jill Biden, the wife of Vice President Joe Biden, to rally the U.S. around military veterans, active duty service members and their families. (washingtonexaminer.com)
  • The recent 'Open Door' initiative from the UK Construction Group has allowed people to see how we go about creating the fabulous buildings which remain as our marketing collateral for 50, 60 or more years. (cic.org.uk)
  • thus
  • There are many other known carcinogens occurring in the construction industry, including PAHs, diesel exhausts, silica, asphalt fumes, solvents, etc., but it is difficult to estimate exposures and thus the size of the risk. (diva-portal.org)
  • Electrical
  • And newly developed Bayer MaterialScience products are taking the 30-year-old success story of Bayblend even further, with bromine-, chlorine- and antimony-free flame-retardant FR grades setting new standards in the electrical and electronics industries. (webwire.com)
  • examine
  • Attend the Construction Industry Benefits Conference for the opportunity to examine the latest trends, share experiences and solutions, and discuss legislative and regulatory changes as well as how to effectively deliver benefits to participants in the construction industry. (ifebp.org)
  • government
  • The period from 1970 to mid 60's witnessed the government playing an active role in the development of these services and most of construction activities during this period were carried out by state owned enterprises and supported by government departments. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Union Government has underlined the requirements of the construction industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • make
  • But Monday's announcement is significant because it is the first time an entire industry has pledged to make sure that giving jobs to veterans "is always part of the mix and is really ingrained in the DNA of the business model," Perez said in an interview. (washingtonexaminer.com)
  • We want to do this because it will create a better industry a bigger industry, make it a place where people want to come to work because they feel supported, feel seen heard and valued. (cic.org.uk)
  • We are reforming the Grants Scheme to increase focus on construction-related training, and make it easier for employers to get support. (citb.co.uk)
  • Tools like drones can make it much easier and safer to inspect and monitor construction sites. (inman.com)
  • trade
  • However, the spread of trade schools as well as the advancement of technology and online education means individuals looking for construction jobs should continue their education to gain a competitive edge on their competition. (slideshare.net)
  • And look into joining national industry and trade associations so you can access the financial and surety data they collect from their members every year. (constantcontact.com)
  • Leverkusen / Dubai, November 2007 Staged annually in Dubai, BIG 5 is the most important trade fair for the construction industry in the Middle East. (webwire.com)
  • automation
  • Additional functionalities include advanced structural steel design, sheet-metal fabrication, and knowledge-based engineering and design automation for designing buildings, bridges, highways, or other construction-related products. (solidworks.com)
  • But this vision is positioned for change, even a transformation, as the construction industry emerges as one of the most indulgent fields for the latest technologies in automation and artificial intelligence . (inman.com)
  • work
  • 2. There's No Need to Go to School to Work in Construction It is true that laborers do not need a college degree in order to work on a construction project. (slideshare.net)
  • Purpose: Describe how a construction firm could integrate the strategy with the operative work on the project level in order to sustain and develop their competitive advantages in a growing competitive environment, by implementing a balanced scorecard (BSC). (scribd.com)
  • Robots, on the other hand, are not prone to the limitations that impede humans and can work continuously on building sites for as long as you want them to, completing construction work in half the time or less. (inman.com)
  • The construction industry is a complex work environment. (diva-portal.org)
  • Support
  • They are not able to share how they are feeling because there's been little or no support in construction. (cic.org.uk)
  • We should all support Peter Hansford in his cry to change the image of our industry and shout about construction. (cic.org.uk)
  • The survey also finds that support for the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification slipped again in 2009, widening the gap between support for green construction and LEED certification. (environmentalleader.com)
  • Still, survey researchers say support for LEED certification remains high compared to USGBC's goal to represent the top 25 percent of all construction projects. (environmentalleader.com)
  • continue
  • From the mid-1960s to the current day there has been a continuing increase in deindustrialization, which will continue to challenge the construction industry. (cic.org.uk)
  • If we continue to create an ever more stressful working environment that people survive in rather than thrive in, will not encourage new people into the industry and stop skilled people leaving. (cic.org.uk)
  • create
  • Surely, we in the industry have a responsibility not just to ourselves but to those inheriting it to create a legacy and a working environment that sees, hears and values the person and not just the job role. (cic.org.uk)
  • We cannot create good people with vital skills overnight but we do need to start now if we are to achieve the vision for our industry set out in Construction 2025. (cic.org.uk)
  • increase
  • So, unless we increase the supply of skills and people joining the industry, all we will see is an increase in the cost of employing those people already with us. (cic.org.uk)
  • year
  • It does this by providing analysis of both the potential performance of the industry over a three-year horizon, and the drivers of this performance. (experian.co.uk)
  • Study
  • Based on comprehensively selected datasets and state-of-the-art empirical methods, the study illustrates the motives, the strategy and the effects of M&A transaction within the construction industry. (peterlang.com)
  • change
  • We have a chance to draw up a new set of plans for this one, creating a culture change in our industry where the stigma around sharing how we feel, talking about our wellbeing, our feelings isn't seen as a sign of weakness and not being able to cope. (cic.org.uk)
  • He puts the people aspect of Construction 2025 at the top of the agenda with a positive campaign to change the image of construction. (cic.org.uk)
  • This summer's 'hothouse earth' has given provided us with more than a glimpse of the havoc climate change will wreak, and yet building and construction still accounts for almost 40% of energy related global CO2 emissions . (womensenews.org)
  • time
  • We are also entering a time when we will see more people retiring from the industry than new entrants joining it. (cic.org.uk)
  • people
  • The Indian construction industry employs over 30 million people and creates assets worth over ₹ 200 billion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Why would young people be attracted to working in an industry that suffers from a perceived macho stereotype and a put up and shut up attitude. (cic.org.uk)
  • How many young people in schools, if asked to name a profession, would readily quote a profession from our industry? (cic.org.uk)
  • Only 14% of people involved in construction are women, and only 2% are from ethnic minorities. (cic.org.uk)
  • This is EXACTLY the kind of positive leadership we need to see to attract talented young people to the construction professions. (cic.org.uk)
  • We are in for a paradigm shift not only in how the industry operates, but also in how it affects the people involved. (inman.com)