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17 November 2017

New CLC report sets out path to unlock the UK housing supply and demand conundrum

The Construction Leadership Council’s Innovation in Buildings workstream has published a new report which sets out key actions designed to unlock the supply and demand

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16 November 2017

“Procure for Better Value” – Ann Bentley gives the JCT Povey Lecture 2017

Smarter procurement, including expanding the definition of ‘value’, being more transparent in terms of best practice, and getting key basics right – particularly in regard to Fair Payment – were the key messages given to JCT delegates in a presentation by Ann Bentley, at the JCT Povey Lecture
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15 November 2017

Construction Industry Consultations

Two consultations on payment practices within the construction sector have been published.

A consultation on the practice of cash retention under construction contracts and a consultation to support a Post Implementation Review of the 2011 Changes to Part 2 of the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 are both now live until 11.45pm on 19 January 2018.
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27 October 2017

Sustainable Building Training Summit, BEIS Conference Centre, London, 6th December 2017

Earlier this year, the Green Construction Board published its Guide to explain the principles of sustainable building in terms that are useful for the development


Helping transform the construction industry

The CLC’s objective is to drive industry improvement.  It draws together business leaders from across the sector to identify how to promote solutions to meet Construction 2025’s ambition of:


  • 33% reduction in cost


  • 50% reduction in project time


  • 50% reduction in carbon emissions


  • 50% reduction in the trade gap.