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New Procurement Portal

A new Government procurement portal will replace the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) in 2021 once the transition period has ended. To help the industry understand how the new system will work, the CLC has arranged a free webinar next Monday 26 October at 2:00pm, which will also be available to view afterwards.

Site Operating Procedures ‐ Version 6

The Site Operating Procedures have been updated to reflect recent changes in Government guidance. Whilst there are no significant changes to social distancing requirements on sites, the Construction Leadership Council (CLC) has taken the opportunity to streamline the Site Operating Procedures whilst maintaining the familiar format. Changes to the Site Operating Procedures ‐ Version 6READ MORE

Engineering Good Practice Applied Into Construction

Following the publication of the Setting The Bar report, the Final Report of the Competence Steering Group for Building a Safer Future, Dame Judith Hackett has been giving evidence to the Housing, Communities and Local Government Select Committee, as part of the MPs’ work to scrutinise the draft Building Safety Bill. IOSH have reported onREAD MORE

Brexit Latest

ACAD will be doing our utmost to provide members with the information they need to do business once the UK is outside of the single market and customs union from 1 January 2021. There is currently limited detail available on some of the issues that will affect construction, and we are working closely with theREAD MORE

UK & Scottish Government support for Scottish Construction Industry

ACAD has compiled a list of UK & Scottish Government support for the Scottish Construction Industry that can be found here. This includes information from the following sources: Skills Development Scotland – Business Support Scotland – UK Government Business Support – Partnership Action for Continuing Employment (PACE):

Common Assessment Standard Update

Build UK remains as committed as ever to reforming PQ and are working hard to deliver the next phase of the new system which is the data sharing solution.  This will enable Contractors and Clients to obtain key PQ data on their suppliers from any Recognised Assessment Body, regardless of which one carried out theREAD MORE

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