Deciphering Construction Contracts

Deciphering Construction Contracts

We discuss three forms of contract – JCT, NEC and FIDIC which are used in construction industry sectors across the world.

A day in the life of a Recruitment Consultant

A day in the life of a Recruitment Consultant

My role as a Recruitment Consultant with Maxim is varied and challenging and no day is ever the same. The objective of my role is to help construction industry jobseekers find new, exciting construction jobs with our market leading employer clients in the UK and Canada.

Professional Institutions and Organisations to be Aware of in the Construction Sector

Professional Institutions and Organisations to be Aware of in the Construction Sector

This article will look at four major institutes and organisations in the construction industry and will provide a summary of how these professional bodies operate and what they offer to construction professionals.

Construction Jobs in Hong Kong

Construction Jobs in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a vibrant hub for all sorts of professional construction industry jobs.  And although Hong Kong’s landmass is relatively small, the amount of construction taking place within this relatively small area is huge.

How Rising Costs Make Construction Procurement Jobs Even More Important

How Rising Costs Make Construction Procurement Jobs Even More Important

With rising costs becoming part and parcel of everyone’s daily lives, those working in construction procurement jobs are forced to face these cost challenges head on, making the procurement role within the construction industry more important than ever.

Growing Economy & Employment | The Construction 2025 Progress Report

Growing Economy & Employment | The Construction 2025 Progress Report

The construction industry in the UK is undeniably large, providing a tenth of the UK’s gross domestic product, employing 2.4 million people, and contributing over £117 billion in 2019 alone.

Reflections on the 2022 ICWCI Conference

Reflections on the 2022 ICWCI Conference

The ICWCI Conference brought together Clerk of Works members of the ICWCI along with guests, speakers and sponsors. It was an amazing opportunity to network with like-minded individuals and to learn about he latest developments and trends in the construction industry.

A Fast Track Summary for HS2 Construction

A Fast Track Summary for HS2 Construction

Find out more about construction industry jobs for HS2 with our fast track summary.

Maxim Recruitment attending 2022 ICWCI Conference

Maxim Recruitment attending 2022 ICWCI Conference

The ICWCI Conference and the Building on Quality Awards 2022 is on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th May 2022 in Dublin.

The Availability of Construction Jobs for the Hong Kongers in Hong Kong

The Availability of Construction Jobs for the Hong Kongers in Hong Kong

What is the job availability and employee availability actually like in Hong Kong?

A Greener Outlook for the Construction Industry

A Greener Outlook for the Construction Industry

Here we discuss the green credentials of construction sectors for a green and sustainable future.

Why Do Construction Projects Cost So Much?

Why Do Construction Projects Cost So Much?

This infamous phenomenon isn’t only found in UK construction jobs but in construction jobs abroad as well. This article will look at some of the main culprits for high expenditure within the construction industry sectors.