See our Covid-19 updates for Membership

Government tribute to construction's "invaluable contribution"

Published

16th November 2020

The Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Alok Sharma MP, has written to the UK construction industry. In the letter, addressed to "everyone working in the construction sector", he expresses "admiration for all the work you are doing." He goes on to say “you have performed a vital role. In the past six months we have seen the industry build the Nightingale Hospitals, accelerate the delivery of infrastructure projects, support vital public services and help the country adapt buildings to become Covid-Secure”. The Secretary of State also acknowledges the adaptations and innovations seen in the industry as a result of the pandemic. 

The full letter can be read below.

 

Contact

Press Office
07741 849 539

Recent News

The CIOB is committed to contributing to a diverse and inclusive construction sector, one which delivers the best opportunities and better...

Published: 4th May 2021

The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) has introduced two new categories: ‘Client of the Year’ and ‘Team of the Year’.

Published: 27th April 2021

A new report entitled 'Job Quality in the Construction Sector' has been produced by TASC, the Think Tank for Action on Social Change, in...

Published: 22nd April 2021