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Construction Recruitment in Canada

In 2024, Maxim is celebrating 21 years in business, and we are grateful to our construction industry customers around the world, including across Canada. This blog will take a look at the ‘value add’ that we continue to bring to our Canadian customers in particular and reflect on why we like working in the Canada market so much.…

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Finding the Right Talent for Your New Dubai Business Setup

Dubai's fast-paced economy, unique business culture, and strategic geographical location make it an attractive hub for foreign companies to come and establish an office. However, the challenge of finding the right talent that not only understands the local environment but can also bring global best practices, cannot be underestimated.…

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Career Development Opportunities for Quantity Surveyor Professionals in Canada

This blog will discuss the potential for career growth within the Canadian construction industry, including opportunities for further education, professional qualifications and specialization.…

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2024 Annual Salary Guide for UK Construction Claims and Disputes Jobs

Due to popular demand, we are pleased to launch the 4th annual salary guide for construction claims and disputes professionals working in the UK.…

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What is the Route to Winning Your Own Expert Work within Construction Disputes?

 I was recently asked by a potential candidate what the career path is to become a Quantum Expert. I’m confident that I managed to provide a satisfactory answer, although it was more complicated to explain than I had initially assumed; hence this article trying to think it through fully. The points that follow also apply to those considering working towards becoming a Delay Expert.…

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Industry News

What's new in the JCT Minor Works Building Contracts 2024

Victoria Kempthorne, senior associate in the construction team at law firm Irwin Mitchell, reviews the latest JCT contract form.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 14 June, 12:07

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Wates’ £300m prison build set to start this year

Harborough District Council has approved further details in the planning application for a new £300m prison at Gartree, near Market Harborough.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 14 June, 07:05

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Harworth secures approval for £190m rail park

North Yorkshire Council has approved plans for a 1.5 million sq ft industrial and logistics development at Gascoigne Interchange.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 14 June, 06:27

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Bellway bids knocked back twice by Crest Nicholson

House-builder Bellway has admitted that it made a second takeover bid for rival Crest Nicholson last month.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 14 June, 06:00

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Plans in for £800m Poplar estate regeneration

A planning application has been submitted for the regeneration of the Teviot Estate in Poplar, east London.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 14 June, 05:31

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