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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

Kelston Sparkes lands groundworks for £4bn gigafactory

Kelston Sparkes has secured the groundworks, earthworks and piling mat installation works on the Bridgwater Gravity Smart Campus development, ahead of construction of Tata’s £4bn battery gigafactory.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 28 February, 08:23

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Geobear enforces non-compete restrictions

Ground engineering firm Geobear has taken action on two former employees to prevent them working for a newly-established competitor.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 28 February, 08:13

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Taylor Wimpey looks to 2025 for any upturn

House-builder Taylor Wimpey has reported a near-halving of profits on turnover down 20%.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 28 February, 07:49

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Builders dominate list of tax dodgers

Nearly 40% of tax dodgers work in building, construction and engineering trades, according to an analysis of government figures.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 28 February, 07:38

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Costain moving into the Can of Ham

Costain is planning to move its head office from a Maidenhead business park to the City of London.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 28 February, 07:27

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