Come together

Douglas Morrison’s role as Director of Operations and Skills at the Construction Scotland Innovation Centre shows the importance of education and innovation.

Plan, do, review

The Design Quality Indicator for Health – improving design quality in healthcare buildings – has been updated, explains the Construction Industry Council’s DQI Manager, Makis Peppas.

News

  • Apprenticeships are key

    Property and construction consultancy Ingleton Wood announced plans to double the number of apprentices to help invest in local skills and the economic recovery from the pandemic.
  • Showcase your enviornmental achievements

    Each year, the Society for the Environment (SocEnv) Awards showcase the outstanding work of registered environmental professionals as part of the organisation’s World Environment Day celebrations.
  • Career kickstart

    Millcroft is to take on 12 young people over the next two years under the government’s Kickstart Scheme – designed to create opportunities for young people and invest in skills for the sector by generating six-month, paid work placements in a trainee role for those aged 16-24.

Features

Click and Collect

The term housing crisis was in use long before Covid-19 forced everyone to down tools. Off-site construction, modular and prefabricated building could make up for lost time but, as Elaine Knutt asks, is it really that simple?
  • Continuing Professional Development

    Even during Covid-19, CABE is finding innovative ways to bring members value, says Kirri Porter-White, Training & Learning Development Manager
  • Open and shut case

    In the race to make new builds and existing buildings energy and heat efficient, acoustic, ventilation and thermal comfort practicalities may have been overlooked. As Elaine Knutt discovers, that’s about to change.

Products & services

  • New AICO Product Selector Arrives

    AICO latest Product Selector details their extensive product range and...
  • New Draka UC- Connect Structured Cabling Solutions Guides

    Prysmian Group has released three new interactive product guides.
  • An Evolution in GEZE Design

    It’s new and improved. It’s eco-friendly and capable of networking. An...

Topics

  • Plan, do, review

    The Design Quality Indicator for Health – improving design quality in healthcare buildings – has been updated, explains the Construction Industry Council’s DQI Manager, Makis Peppas.
  • Cross Report - Report 886

    Confidential Reporting of Structural Safety. Report 886: Unconservative design of flat slab.
  • Come together

    Douglas Morrison’s role as Director of Operations and Skills at the Construction Scotland Innovation Centre shows the importance of education and innovation.
  • Great outdoors

    NatureScot notes that visits to urban greenspace soared during the Covid-19 pandemic, demonstrating the importance of green infrastructure for health and wellbeing
  • CIC ADR

    The Construction Industry Council (CIC) has appointed Matt Malloy (right) as Chair of its Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Management Board. Matt has extensive experience in dispute resolution and has been appointed in more than 800 construction and engineering disputes.
  • Industry Opinion

    Gerard Toplass, Executive Chair of framework provider Pagabo, believes that procurement should have a gold standard.
  • Who's accountable

    Joe Cilia, Technical Director at FIS, discusses new guidance on firestopping that puts responsibility front and centre

CABE News

  • An update from the Learning Education and Academic team


    Last Month journal’s headline was “How COVID changed the world”. Like the rest of the teams at HQ, the Learning Education and Academic team has been online, along with all of the Universities and Colleges for much of the academic year, this has given us the chance to interact with our partners, and chat to more students about the benefits of Student membership with CABE.

    We have… Read more
  • Building for Tomorrow


    Gavin Dunn, CABE Chief Executive and board member of the Building Regulations Advisory Committee (BRAC) will be speaking at the NHBC Building for Tomorrow 2021 conference on 23 March 2021.

    Gavin will be discussing the Future Homes Standards and the latest from BRAC, Part L and its likely implementation.

    Celebrating its 30th anniversary the conference will be running… Read more
  • Capita becomes a CABE Company Partner


    At the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE) one of our core values is collaboration, we understand the importance of engaging with others from throughout the industry, forming mutually beneficial partnerships that promote teamwork and raising standards of professionalism across the construction sector. 

    Our newest premium company partner Read more
  • CABE Stepping into the World of Hybrid Events

    CABE Annual Conference & Exhibition Stepping into the World of Hybrid Events  

    CABE Annual Conference and Exhibition: 14-15 October 2021 

    The CABE Annual Conference and Exhibition is a historic event that for many decades has seen enthusiastic delegates attending as much for the speaker programme as for the opportunity to meet and connect… Read more

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