Industry & Regulatory News

  • Jim Melvin and Delia Cannings. (photo: British Cleaning Council (BCC))
    News Editor  - 19.07.2021, 17:28

    BCC Elects Chairman and Deputy Chair

    The British Cleaning Council (BCC) has elected a new Chairman and Deputy Chair at its recent Annual General Meeting.

  • Bob Bohannon. (photo: Lighting Industry Association)
    News Editor  - 14.07.2021, 11:14

    LIA Announces Senior Appointment

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) has appointed immediate past President of the Society of Light and Lighting, Bob Bohannon, as Head of Policy and Head of training organisation, the Lighting Industry Academy.

  •  (photo: SELECT)
    News Editor  - 21.06.2021, 08:37

    Supporting Regulation of the Electrical Industry in Scotland

    Scotland’s largest construction trade association SELECT has welcomed several new additions to its Wall of Support for better regulation of the electrical industry.

  • Scottish Government Minister and Scottish Construction Leadership Forum (CLF) Chair, Ivan McKee. (photo: CICV Forum)
    News Editor  - 18.06.2021, 11:15

    CICV Forum Welcomes Scottish Construction Leadership Forum Chair

    The Construction Industry Coronavirus (CICV) Forum has welcomed the appointment of Scottish Government Minister Ivan McKee to the Chair of the Scottish Construction Leadership Forum (CLF).

  • The South West Wales On Site Hub has already given 70 learners from the region the opportunity to become employment and site-ready. (photo: CITB)
    News Editor  - 16.06.2021, 11:42

    Investing in the Future of Welsh Construction

    The construction industry in Wales is being boosted by an investment in four construction training and employment hubs by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB).

  •  (photo: Living Wage Foundation)
    News Editor  - 14.06.2021, 22:30

    UK Living Wage Foundation Recognition

    EMCOR UK has been accredited as a Living Wage Foundation Recognised Service Provider after voluntarily committing to remunerate employees working in its leased facilities a salary that meets their everyday needs.

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    News Editor  - 10.06.2021, 01:11

    LIA Response to UK Government Lighting Regulations Press Release

    The United Kingdom's Lighting Industry Association (LIA) has identified multiple inaccuracies in a recent government press release on new lighting regulations that it believes likely to confuse suppliers as well as consumers.

  •  (photo: Elliott Brown)
    News Editor  - 09.06.2021, 14:19

    Britain Builds Back

    According to a forecast by the UK's Construction Skills Network (CSN), the sector will return to 2019 levels within a year as a result of demand from the HS2 railway project and need 217,000 new workers by 2025.

  •  (photo: Lifting Equipment Engineers Association)
    News Editor  - 09.06.2021, 13:49

    LEEA Awards 2021

    Nominations have opened for the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) annual awards, with the winners to be celebrated in a ceremony at the Grosvenor Hotel on Park Lane, London, on 5 November.

  •  (photo: United Nations)
    News Editor  - 09.06.2021, 12:31

    Keeping Events Green

    Ahead of the G7 Summit (11-13 June) and pivotal COP 26 climate change conference (1-12 November) the government of host nation, the United Kingdom, has commissioned BSI to undertake event sustainability assessments.