Industry & Regulatory News

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    News Editor  - 20.11.2020, 02:20

    Insulation for Sustainability

    The Insulation Manufacturers Association (IMA) has published a new guide authored by low-carbon consultancy XCO2 on achieving effective thermal insulation in buildings.

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    News Editor  - 13.11.2020, 12:26

    Remembering Patrick Jongbloet

    The British Cleaning Council (BCC) has paid tribute to popular colleague and former member of its Secretariat, Patrick Jongbloet, who recently lost his gallant battle with cancer.

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    News Editor  - 12.11.2020, 13:48

    Collaborative Procurement in FM

    Simon Titchener, ISS UK's Chief Commercial Officer, Sean Gibbons, Head of Global Facility Management at Roche, and David Hawkins from the Institute of Collaborative Working were recent contributors to a panel discussion on the value of collaborative procurement in FM which took place under the auspices of the IWFM.

  • Kevin Stewart, Scotland's Minister for Local Government, Housing and Planning. (photo: )
    News Editor  - 11.11.2020, 11:35

    Following Safety Guidance Outside Work

    Scottish Housing Minister Kevin Stewart has joined the Construction Industry Coronavirus (CICV) Forum in reminding the sector’s workers to stay COVID smart in their social lives and when travelling to and from jobs.

  • Incoming board member, Ashley Thacker. (photo: LEEA)
    News Editor  - 28.09.2020, 18:40

    LEEA Announces New Board Member

    Steven Flint, CEO of The Rigging Shed in Western Australia, has succeeded Ashley Thacker as the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association's board member for Australasia.

  • Paul Shields, Chair of the Association of Noise Consultants (ANC). (photo: Ray-Woolley)
    News Editor  - 08.09.2020, 16:04

    Election of New Chair

    Veteran acoustics and vibration expert Paul Shields has been elected as Chair of the Association of Noise Consultants (ANC) for two years.

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    News Editor  - 03.09.2020, 13:35

    CICV Secures Recovery Research Grant

    Regional trade collective, The Construction Industry Coronavirus (CICV) Forum, has secured grant funding to help it identify investment areas that will bring most benefit to the Scottish economy.

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    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 04.08.2020, 15:49

    Celebrating the Life of Peter Denny

    The lighting industry has lost a true character with the passing last week of Peter Denny who served as President of the Lighting Industry Federation (a precursor of the Lighting Industry Association) from 2007 to 2009.

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    News Editor  - 15.07.2020, 12:58

    Response to UK Building Control Recommendations

    The Association for Project Safety (APS) is supporting recommendations from the construction sector’s Future of Building Control Working Group in a report published ahead of tomorrow's expected proposals from the UK government for building safer buildings.

  • Hew Edgar, chair of the Futures sub-group of CICV and Interim Head of UK Policy at RICS. (photo: CICV)
    News Editor  - 07.07.2020, 12:17

    CICV Forum Proposes Scottish School Building Action Plan

    The Construction Industry Coronavirus (CICV) Forum has submitted a building action plan to the Scottish Government under an initiative in support of the reopening of schools.