Join Constructing Excellence and BRE Academy to discuss the burning issues of productivity and efficiency and how they can be improved Held at Olympia in London, immediately before Day 2 of Vision 2017 (8:30am â€“ 10:30am), this free breakfast briefing will form the basis for wider discussion and action in this area by BRE around … Continue reading “The burning issues: productivity in the construction industry”
Want to have your say on productivity in construction? In an industry where often 50% of time on construction sites isÂ wasted time, due to common issues such as over-ordering stock, skills shortages, delivery waiting times and more â€“ now is the time to address the topic of productivity and efficiency within construction. This is your … Continue reading “Productivity in construction: Free breakfast briefing”
The World Health Organisation expects stress related illness, such as mental health disorders and cardio-vascular disease, to be the two largest contributors to disease by 2020.
In working with a variety of clients, helping them to measure and improve performance through adopting lean construction techniques on construction sites, BRE has found that many sites come across issues with process efficiency. Often half the time spent in the construction process is adding little or no value to the client â€“ leaving contractors … Continue reading “Interview: New YellowJacket tool to help improve process efficiency”
You may have noticed recently that winter has gradually left us, while spring puts in an appearance. For lots of people, this means the beginning of an important activity:Â spring-cleaning, a thorough cleaning of your desk, your home, your office â€“ or even your construction site! Why spring clean your site? First of all, as … Continue reading “Spring-cleaning your working environment”