Latest news from the Construction Alliance Latest 4 news items from our members, plus the latest Construction Alliance blog http://www.theconstructionalliance.org/news.php Mon, 18 Nov 2019 01:19:47 +0100 en-gb NFB supports Labour's ambition but warns of not underestimating the challenge http://www.theconstructionalliance.org/news.php?ID=1072 http://www.theconstructionalliance.org/news.php?ID=1072 Fri, 08 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 The National Federation of Builders (NFB) has welcomed the Labour party’s ‘Warm Homes for All’ plan. NFB:Framework awards appear to reward poor payment practice http://www.theconstructionalliance.org/news.php?ID=1070 http://www.theconstructionalliance.org/news.php?ID=1070 Thu, 07 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 NFB has reacted to the Government's recent announcement of the successful contractors to win places on the £30bn framework for public sector construction. CECA Publishes Free New Supplier Guide: Working With Highways England http://www.theconstructionalliance.org/news.php?ID=1075 http://www.theconstructionalliance.org/news.php?ID=1075 Wed, 06 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 CECA, working in a collaborative working group with the Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE) and supported by Highways England, has published a free online Supplier Guide on Working with Highways England. Government has pulled the rug from under small builders http://www.theconstructionalliance.org/news.php?ID=1068 http://www.theconstructionalliance.org/news.php?ID=1068 Tue, 05 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 The National Audit Office says that despite being announced in 2014, the Government’s starter homes policy has delivered zero homes instead of the promised 200,000 by 2020. and from the Construction Alliance Blog: New Rules On Prompt Payment Come Into Force http://theconstructionalliance.blogspot.com/2019/09/new-rules-on-prompt-payment-come-into.html http://theconstructionalliance.blogspot.com/2019/09/new-rules-on-prompt-payment-come-into.html Thu, 05 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0100