Farmer Review: Government urges industry to encourage new entrants

A photograph of Parliament. The government has given its reaction to the Farmer Review

THE government is urging the industry to ‘step up’ to the challenges set out by the Farmer Review, Construction News reported last week (see story here). As part of its response to the Farmer Review, the government is stressing the importance … Continue reading

SCS Group counts down to 25th anniversary

A picture of SCS Group's 25th anniversary logo

SCS Group is 25 years old in December and to mark this milestone we’re going to be publishing a series of articles on our website in the run-up to the anniversary, looking back at our work over the years. SCS … Continue reading

MPs warn of construction industry’s Brexit skills ‘disaster’

Skills crisis: A picture of two men on a construction site, there are fears that the number of skilled works will fall due to Brexit

BREXIT could prove ‘disastrous’ for the construction and built environment industry if the UK can’t draw on European workers’ skills while it trains a domestic workforce, has reported this week. Following Britain’s decision to leave the European Union, a … Continue reading

Engineer Luke joins our dedicated team

A photograph of Luke Tisser, Service and Commissioning Engineer at SCS Group

OUR dedicated team of engineers are a crucial element of SCS Group, carrying out important work at sites across the UK. We are pleased to introduce the latest member of our team of engineers – Luke Tisser, who is a … Continue reading

Video campaign explains new rules for fire cables

A screen grab from a video about the fire cables regulations explaining specific responsibilities and what the changes mean

AN ONLINE video campaign highlighting new regulations for fire cables has been launched by the Approved Cables Initiative (ACI). As of July 1 this year, reaction to fire cable with a Reaction to Fire requires a Declaration of Performance (DoP) … Continue reading