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Construction ‘a beacon for social mobility’, says CIOB

A new report published by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) has highlighted the critical role that construction plays in reversing the declining levels of economic and social mobility in the UK.

Published 19 December 2016

Professional bodies warn of post-Brexit construction skills crisis

The UK’s construction skills crisis could severely worsen if the UK government fails to take steps to ensure access to a skilled workforce during its post-referendum negotiations, a coalition of professional bodies has warned.

Published 15 September 2016

CIOB accreditation for RGU construction management course

A Construction Management course at Robert Gordon University (RGU) has received industry accreditation from the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).

Published 3 August 2016

Glasgow Caledonian University students win CIOB competition

Cali Construction from Glasgow Caledonian University have won the third annual CIOB Global Student Challenge competition.

Published 28 July 2016

CIOB calls for cross industry action to tackle modern slavery

The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) is calling for greater collaboration to eradicate unfair labour practices within the construction sector.

Published 13 July 2016

CIOB supports industry drive for more military recruits

The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) has created a clear route into membership for those with military experience, and is backing a cross-industry initiative to increase recruitment from the armed forces into the construction sector.

Published 23 June 2016

CIOB adds its voice to the National Home Improvement Council

The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) is the latest organisation to join the National Home Improvement Council (NHIC) and add its voice to shape the direction of the membership organisation in the home renovation sector.

Published 19 May 2016

Next generation of construction leaders face off in Hong Kong

Students acting as a board of directors for a virtual construction company in a simulated environment have been fighting it out over six weeks of intensive competition to reach the final of this year’s Global Student Challenge, run by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).

Published 9 May 2016

CIOB: Older workers key to curbing skills gap, but no substitute for training

The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) has launched a report exploring the effects of the ageing population on the construction industry and how the sector can adapt to meet some of the challenges.

Published 10 December 2015

CIOB launches global search for photographic talent

The renowned built environment photography prize run by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) is now open for entries.

Published 23 October 2015

CIOB boosts Class of Your Own recognition within Scottish education

The race to attract the next generation is showing no signs of letting up as industries bid to switch on younger audiences to the career opportunities that exist in their sectors.

Published 29 September 2015

Scottish projects shine on CIOB construction manager shortlist

The Chartered Institute of Building has unveiled a 69 strong shortlist for its Construction Manager of the Year Awards.

Published 5 August 2015

New CIOB President Chris Chivers inaugurated

New Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) President Chris Chivers believes construction managers “make a difference to people they never meet”.

Published 24 July 2015

CIOB shines a light on the dark side of construction

The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) has launched a report which shines a light on the prevalence of human rights abuses in construction in almost every corner of the globe.

Published 22 July 2015

CIOB joins global coalition to unify construction measurement standards

The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) has joined over 30 professional bodies from across the globe to create the International Construction Measurement Standards (ICMS) coalition.

Published 14 July 2015