SCE News

Top expert to speak at event

One of the UK’s experts on offsite construction, Professor Mohammed Arif, will be speaking at the SCE breakfast briefing on October 3 give an insight into the value of offsite manufacturing. Professor Mohammed Arif is the Head of School, Faculty of Science and...

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SCE hosts breakfast briefing on building offsite

Click here to book your place on our Offsite Construction event An event next month will examine how the construction sector in Shropshire must modernise and look to new building methods if it wants a sustainable future. Shropshire Constructing Excellence will host a...

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Bid for business at Telford Meet the Buyer event

This event has been postponed. Please keep checking back to our website for updated details. Businesses are being invited to see how they could secure contracts as part of the £7m redevelopment of the Telford rail footbridge A Meet the Buyer event with Balfour Beatty,...

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McPhillips Meet the Buyer event for new Telford Travelodge

McPhillips have been awarded the £5.7m contract to build a 68 bedroom Travelodge hotel in the Southwater area of Telford Town Centre by Telford & Wrekin Council. Construction of this 2600m2 five storey structure will begin this month and it is planned to open in...

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Construction sector goes head to head in big breakfast debate

One of the most controversial advances in the construction sector will be the focus of a breakfast debate being held in Telford next month, with a £27 billion UK market at stake. Shropshire Constructing Excellence is hosting the event on June 8 – the same day as...

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Construction industry turn out for SCE event

A special event focusing on what the new Apprenticeship Levy means to the construction sector kicked off the 2017 series of networking and information sessions organised by Shropshire Constructing Excellence. Industry representatives and those working in supply chain...

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Marches LEP constructs strategy to support homebuilders

House builders in the Marches are being urged to have their say on the challenges facing their industry to help develop a new strategy that will drive forward the creation of more new homes. The Marches Local Enterprise Partnership is appealing to small builders to...

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Autumn statement buoys sector

The construction industry should be buoyed by two major announcements in the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement today – that’s the verdict from the chairman of Shropshire Constructing Excellence. Gareth Emberton, who heads up the organisation supporting the construction...

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Skills gap addressed at construction event

The challenges facing the construction industry and how it can address the skills gap was the focus of a recent event, sponsored by Shropshire Constructing Excellence. Representatives from businesses in the sector from across the county learned more about a range of...

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