Many people have heard of Gantt Charts for construction, but why are they so popular? Effective project management is important in all industries, yet there are few sectors where it is as vital as construction.… read more
Subcontractors are a valuable asset in construction projects. They provide necessary specialised skill sets and industry knowledge. However, there are many things to consider when hiring a subcontractor, from individual contracts and payments to non-disclosure… read more
For years, industry leaders have been proclaiming a serious issue in the construction industry: a construction skills shortage. It has even threatened some of the Government’s most important and ambitious projects.
HCIP Ltd have over 30 years of experience in the interior fit-out and refurbishment field, working on large and small projects. Based in West Yorkshire, their core team has 13 fulltime members of staff. They… read more
Building site inspections are sometimes seen as a ‘necessary evil’, another task in a long list of jobs to do to maintain regulatory compliance. Although intended to support work on-site, inspections can be a source… read more
Meet Tony, a site manager who is having a real problem with communication in a construction project. Tony is overseeing a warehouse build and a subcontractor has pointed out that the plan shows electrical wiring… read more