Mark Farmer discusses the UK Construction Journey since 2016

An update to the “Modernise or Die Report/ Launch of the 2021 NWRCA Please join us on the 12 May at 11:00 to discuss the UK Construction Journey since 2016 and hear how you can get involved with the 15th annual North West Regional Construction Awards. We are delighted that Dr. Mark Farmer, Honorary Professor […]

North West Regional Construction Awards 2021 – Awards Programme Launched

The University of Salford is delighted to be acting as host of the North West Regional Construction Awards for the 15th consecutive year. As a civic institution, the University has a clear mission: and that is to educate the next generation of modern industrialists, innovators, creators, entrepreneurs and leaders to make a positive difference on […]

Social Value and Construction Conference

Social value has a vital role to play in levelling-up society and should be incorporated at every stage of any project, according to leading industry figures. On 26th March, Professor Peter McDermott from Construction Innovation presented at the Social Value and Construction conference to discuss Social Value along with over 300 leading industry practitioners who […]

Social Value and Construction online conference

Social Value and Construction conference.pdf Professor Peter McDermott will be one of the key speakers participating in the Infrastructure Intelligence Live event on Friday 26 March 2021 with an online conference looking at one of the hottest topics facing the construction sector – social value. Social value is increasingly being highlighted as a crucial requirement on construction […]

The future of construction: opportunities and challenges

On the 24th February 2021, Construction Innovation’s Prof Peter McDermott  was invited to participate in a roundtable event with other key industry leaders in construction i.e. contractors, MMC manufacturers, developers, house builders, local authorities, and academics. to discuss the future of construction. The key leaders discussed (i) the sector impact of the COVID-19 (including latest […]

CECA North West – Careers Spotlight Talk: Environment Agency

Centre for Construction Innovation is pleased to be collaborating once again with Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA) North West. CECA are inviting Salford students, graduates and apprenticeships to take part in their latest webinar. The CECA NW Foundations Group is hosting a careers webinar at 12 noon on Wednesday 17 March (until 12.50 pm). The webinar […]

Market Enablers – Responding to the Value Toolkit Workshops

Find out the latest around the development of the #ValueToolkit steps and find out how your organisation can prepare for the launch. We at the University of Salford have been delighted to be a part of the national Constructing Excellence team that has been helping to prepare the ground for the implementation of the value […]

New Ace Future of Consultancy Webinars: Exploring Changing Face of Industry

We at the University of Salford have been delighted to be a part of the team for the Future of Consultancy/Value Toolkit work for Construction Innovation Hub (CIH). Working alongside these stakeholders has enabled us to make a contribution towards the creation of  a pioneering tool that will aid in the continuous development and evolution […]

Winners of the 2020 Constructing Excellence National Awards revealed

On the 29th January 2021, the 14th National Constructing Excellence Awards took place providing a very special showcase of excellence in the built environment across England and Wales, bringing together the eight regional winners in each of fourteen categories to celebrate the very best of the best. These awards play an important role to recognise and […]

North West Regional Construction Award Winners

The winners for the 14th annual North West Regional Construction Awards were announced on Thursday 26 November 2020 in an online virtual awards ceremony. The University of Salford, Centre for Construction Innovation, warmly welcomed guests from over 100 construction companies. In partnership with Constructing Excellence the NWRCA recognise exceptional companies and projects from across the […]