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Ten Pieces of Timeless Career Advice

Whether you want to launch your career or take a career to the next level, applying good career advice will help you accomplish your objectives and soar to new heights. Let’s look at ten priceless career tips that have stood the test of time.…

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An Update on Infrastructure Developments in Malaysia

The economic and construction outlook is optimistic in Malaysia and here Richard looks at 3 major rail infrastructure development programs in the planning which should keep construction engineers, project managers, planning engineers and rail system engineers busy for the next 10 years.…

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How a Specialist Construction Recruitment Consultancy Can Save you Time and Money – Yes Really!

Here Steve looks at the right circumstances in which a Specialist Construction Recruitment Consultancy Can Save you Time and Money.…

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Procurement Act 2023

The UK construction industry is embracing significant changes in procurement with the introduction of the Procurement Act (2023). This landmark legislation is shaping how the UK government sources goods and services to enhance transparency, competition, and efficiency in the procurement process.…

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Happy Lunar New Year! Kung Hey Fat Choi!

I am Roy Lai; I am honoured to have joined Maxim Recruitment at the beginning of this year. As a recruitment consultant for Maxim Recruitment, one of my first tasks is to reconnect with local Hong Kong-based construction clients and to help to fill their new vacancies.  …

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Industry News

41% of architects now using AI – 36% see it as a threat

Research by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) reveals that 41% of UK architects are already using artificial intelligence to some extent.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 29 February, 11:27

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Stantec to design Tata’s £4bn battery factory

Agratas, Tata Group’s battery business, has appointed Stantec to design the £4bn gigafactory that it is planning in Somerset.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 29 February, 11:13

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Surplus material to be kept from landfill by Wolverhampton Reuse Hub

A builders’ surplus store is set to open in Wolverhampton later this year to keep over-supplies out of landfill.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 29 February, 08:35

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Explore enters rail plant market

Explore Plant & Transport Solutions has set up a new division to supply rail contractors with road-rail vehicles (RRVs).

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 29 February, 07:50

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Mace JV to manage $16bn New York tunnel project

A joint venture of Mace, Parsons and Arcadis has been appointed to manage the construction of a £13bn tunnel project in the USA.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 29 February, 07:36

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