The Commission is looking for clear evidence to identify what improvements are necessary to achieve high standards of quality in the product, people and processes throughout the construction sector.
A message from Paul Nash, Immediate Past President of the CIOB and Chair of the CIOB Construction Quality Commission
The tragic events at Grenfell Tower focussed the attention of government, industry and society on the consequences of poor quality in construction.
But it was only the latest in a series of well publicised cases, both in the UK and internationally, which have served to highlight the fact that our industry is failing to consistently deliver the right standards of quality in the buildings and infrastructure that we create and manage.
Art of Building attracts thousands of entries every year as keen amateurs and experienced professionals battle for international recognition and a £3,500 cash prize. Shortlisted pictures are splashed across international media as the public votes for the best image
Today, Stronger Together and the Chartered Institute of Building are pleased to announce that industry leaders including Saint-Gobain, Westfield and Willmott Dixon will be joining them in spearheading a pioneering collaborative initiative to tackle modern slavery in the construction sector.