Private industrial workloads saw growth for the first time in two years according to the Q1 2018 RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) and Tughans Northern Ireland Construction & Infrastructure Market Survey.
Southern Regional College’s new £35 million Armagh campus development has been recognised as Northern Ireland’s best initiative at the Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards Northern Ireland.
The UK and Ireland campaign ‘Spotlight on… women in construction’ has been launched by the Considerate Constructors Scheme to boost the much-needed industry effort to attract more women into the construction industry.
Gerard Graham, Chair of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) Belfast Hub – the world largest and most influential professional body for construction management and leadership – has called for more political certainty to help the industry in Northern Ireland.
On International Women’s Day (8 March) the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is urging property firms in Northern Ireland to make their female role models more visible, and break down any barriers that prevent them from progressing into leadership positions.