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Sep 22 2017

Annual General Meeting – 10th October 2017

  We had a full house at our AGM last night which was held in the magnificent Music Room at The Assembly House.  More information can be found on the AGM page – Drop down from “WHAT” tab.

Jan 17 2017

Delivering Infrastructure in Norwich

Allfrey and David Cumming from Norfolk County Council and Giles Perkins from Mouchel came along to tell us what is and has been going on around Norwich and county wide.  As Norwich and Norfolk continues to grow, there are a number of challenges the transport system will face and we were given an overview of …

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Jan 12 2017

AWARDS 2017

Entries to our 2017 Awards are now welcome.  Go to the Awards 2017 How to Enter page and download the booklet and relevant entry forms. Deadline for entries is 5 pm on 10th March and our Awards Night will be on Friday 21st April at Bank Plain OPEN.

Dec 15 2016

Modernise or Die!

What a lively debate we had about the merits of modular/off site construction versus traditional building methods.  We were very fortunate to have Andrew Savage, Executive Director of Partnerships Broadland Housing promoting the merits of modular housing which can be built in the relative warmth of a factory with no delays for bad weather and …

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Nov 21 2016

Innovative Companies – Tuesday 13th December 2016

Our December event is being held on Tuesday 13th December and we have three innovative companies coming to talk about what they are doing to bring innovation to our sector – see FLYER for more information and how to reserve your place.

Nov 18 2016

Building Futures presentation

Take a look at the PRESENTATION from our November event on skills and career pathways.  When the data collected from the evening has been analysed, this will also be uploaded here.

Oct 16 2016

Building Futures – November 8th

We’re delighted to announce our November event being held at the Julian Study Centre at the UEA on Tuesday 8th November.  We have education and industry experts  explaining what is being done to meet the construction skills needs including the re-skilling of ex-offenders – see FLYER for more details

Sep 23 2016

AGM at Norwich Castle – Tuesday 11th October 2016

First event of the season – come and join us at our AGM on Tuesday 11th October which starts with networking and cakes at 6 pm.  Our short AGM will be followed by Mike Rigby, Senior Researcher to South Norfolk MP Richard Bacon giving an insight into the “How Should Norfolk Grow” initiative.  See FLYER

Jun 16 2016

Site Visit to Bowthorpe Care Village

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For our last event of the season we were welcomed to Bowthorpe Care Village which is a collaboration between Norsecare, Saffron Housing Trust, Norwich City Council and Norfolk County Council.  The site, built by R G Carter and designed by Barron and Smith Architects comprises Mayflower Court which is an 80 bed specialist dementia care unit …

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May 18 2016

Risk

Our penultimate seminar for this series was led by Dr Elmar Kutsch; a skydiving risk consultant from Germany who now works for Cranfield University as the Senior Lecturer in Risk Management. Dr Elmar explained the merits and challenges of traditional risk management which is governed by learning from past events and looking to control the …

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