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Jim’s Jotter - ITP – THE ‘P’ IS IMPORTANT

12/12/2018

Jim’s Jotter – ITP – THE ‘P’ IS IMPORTANT   I’m grateful to the two…

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Making the most of your membership-Share your News!!

12/12/2018

Making the most of your membership-Share your News!!   Don’t forget, every member has their…

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Need another membership binder?

12/12/2018

Need another membership binder? Don’t forget, members can purchase additional copies of the Members Pack…

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Sponsors needed for development of PAS

12/12/2018

Sponsors needed for development of PAS   The CPA is working with BSI to develop…

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New App launched to support Construction Workers Mental Health

12/12/2018

 New App launched to support Construction Workers Mental Health   The statistics are grim, two…

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Huge drop in Apprenticeships due to Levy

12/12/2018

Huge drop in Apprenticeships due to Levy   Apprenticeship starts are falling because of the…

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Please help to identify skills shortages-Government consultation

12/12/2018

Please help to identify skills shortages-Government consultation   Build UK is supporting the largest ever…

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Digital Programme LEXiCON gets new boost

12/12/2018

Digital Programme LEXiCON gets new boost   Following our news regarding the development of the…

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SPRA will be at the RCI Show March 27 &…

12/12/2018

SPRA will be at the RCI Show March 27 & 28 2019   Date for…

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Carl Pryce joins SPRA Council

05/12/2018

Carl Pryce joins SPRA Council   SPRA Council is delighted to welcome Carl Pryce from…

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Brunton's Blog: The Changing Specifier Role

05/12/2018

Brunton’s Blog – The Changing Specifier Role   Some may argue that the role of…

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Put the SPRA online training course at the heart of…

05/12/2018

Put the SPRA online training course at the heart of your training programme!   Have…

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SPRA welcomes JDB Refurbishments to membership!

05/12/2018

SPRA’s latest contractor member, JDB Refurbishments. JDB Refurbishments supply and fit a variety of systems…

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The British Coatings Federation (BCF) - titanium dioxide (TIO2)

23/11/2018

The British Coatings Federation (BCF) – Titanium dioxide (TIO2) The British Coatings Federation (BCF) has…

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Reminder! SPRA training course for managers and professionals-Pilot Course

28/11/2018

Reminder! SPRA training course for managers and professionals-Pilot Course SPRA has worked hard this year…

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Issues of Site Safety -Some Facts and Figures

28/11/2018

Brunton’s Blog – Issues of Site Safety -Some Facts and Figures In the roofing industry…

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SPRA Presenting at Contractor Day-Twickenham Stadium

28/11/2018

SPRA Presenting at Contractor Day-Twickenham Stadium   The SPRA Technical Manager, Ronan Brunton will be…

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CSCS introduce online employer applications

28/11/2018

CSCS introduce online employer applications   The Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) is set to…

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The implementation process of the Hackitt Review

07/11/2018

Brunton’s Blog: The implementation process of the Hackitt Review   At our recent autumn Technical…

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SPRA training course for managers and professionals-Pilot Course

21/11/2018

SPRA training course for managers and professionals-Pilot Course   SPRA has worked hard this year…

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Voting Deadline approaching-Contractor Representative on the SPRA Council!

28/11/2018

Voting Deadline approaching-Contractor Representative on the SPRA Council!   Voting for the remaining Contractor Representative…

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Time to Vote for your Contractor Representative on the SPRA…

21/11/2018

Time to Vote for your Contractor Representative on the SPRA Council!   Voting is now…

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Can you offer inspection services?

21/11/2018

Can you offer inspection services? A client with a single ply roof is looking for…

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Payment Practice-call for evidence

21/11/2018

Payment Practice-call for evidence   The Small Business Minister, Kelly Tolhurst, last month launched a…

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Be part of the change to improve workers’ lives

21/11/2018

Be part of the change to improve workers’ lives   Following a presentation organised by…

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Member Benefit – JCT Newlsetter

21/11/2018

Member Benefit – JCT Newsletter The Construction Industry Joint Taxation Committee has published its November newsletter featuring the Budget…

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Cyber Security is not an IT problem!

14/11/2018

Cyber Security is not an IT problem!   Today, I received an email from a…

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Reminder-Final call for nominations-SPRA Council, Contractor Representative

14/11/2018

Reminder-Final call for nominations-SPRA Council, Contractor Representative   Nominations close on Thursday 15th at 5pm…

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SPRA website and member logins

14/11/2018

SPRA website and member logins Well, here at SPRA HQ, we weren’t expecting the website…

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CPA Construction Trade Survey Q3

14/11/2018

CPA Construction Trade Survey Q3   The construction industry experienced modest growth in the third…

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Member Benefit – Employment Law Seminars

14/11/2018

Member Benefit – Employment Law Seminars   As part of the member benefit service from…

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SPRA Meeting & Events dates

14/11/2018

SPRA Meeting & Events dates Please check the online SPRA calendar to check dates for…

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CITB Skills & Training Fund for Contractors-apply now!

14/11/2018

CITB Skills & Training Fund for Contractors-apply now! The Skills and Training Fund provides an…

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UK Green Building Council Update

14/11/2018

UK Green Building Council Update   Buildings have a big role to play in the…

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Build UK CSCS Smart Card Audit Oct 2018

14/11/2018

Build UK CSCS Smart Card Audit Oct 2018   The Build UK and CECA SmartCard…

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CSCS-Simplification of the scheme based on construction qualifications only

14/11/2018

CSCS-Simplification of the scheme based on construction qualifications only   The Construction Skills Certification Scheme…

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Reminder-Call for nominations-SPRA Council, Contractor Representative

07/11/2018

Reminder-Call for nominations-SPRA Council, Contractor Representative   Nominations are now being sought for the final…

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SPRA website – member login notice!

07/11/2018

SPRA website – member login notice! Have you had trouble logging in to the members…

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Call for nominations-SPRA Council, Contractor Representative

02/11/2018

Call for nominations-SPRA Council, Contractor Representative Nominations are now being sought for the final place…

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Jim’s Jotter - MORE ON PARAPETS

31/10/2018

Jim’s Jotter – MORE ON PARAPETS   As we know, there are many ways to…

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SPRA Awards Video -Give yourself the best chance of winning!

31/10/2018

SPRA Awards Video – Give yourself the best chance of winning! Sometimes in the past, great…

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SPRA selected for Build UK Steering Group on CITB Reform

31/10/2018

SPRA selected for Build UK Steering Group on CITB Reform Cathie Clarke, SPRA CEO has…

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Payment Practice Update

31/10/2018

Payment Practice Update Build UK has added information on the payment performance of its eligible…

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Aim Developments with NFRC Scottish Roofing Awards for Single Ply

31/10/2018

Aim Developments with NFRC Scottish Roofing Awards for Single Ply   Pleased to congratulate SPRA…

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CPA Budget review

31/10/2018

CPA Budget review The CPA have published their initial review of the Chancellor’s Budget that…

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Pre-Qualification Reform Gathers Pace

31/10/2018

Pre-Qualification Reform Gathers Pace   Build UK and CECA are moving forward with the new…

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SPRA extends involvement in Hackitt Review Working Groups

24/10/2018

SPRA extends involvement in Hackitt Review Working Groups   At the request of the Construction…

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Single Ply Versatility- Can create issues!

24/10/2018

BRUNTON’S BLOG: Single Ply Versatility- Can create issues!   The design flexibility and versatility possible…

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SPRA TECHNICAL COMMITTEE – THE JEWEL IN THE CROWN

17/10/2018

JIM’S JOTTER – SPRA TECHNICAL COMMITTEE – THE JEWEL IN THE CROWN Yesterday I attended…

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Standing Ovation for Jim Hooker at SPRA Technical Committee

17/10/2018

Standing Ovation for Jim Hooker at SPRA Technical Committee   On Tuesday the 16th of…

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SPRA Apprenticeship level training going ahead…just. Last minute spaces available!

17/10/2018

SPRA Apprenticeship level training going ahead…just. Last minute spaces available!   SPRA is committed to…

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SPRA and LRWA collaboration on IRG Working Group 12

17/10/2018

SPRA and LRWA collaboration on IRG Working Group 12   SPRA is pleased to announce…

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BEIS Call for Evidence about Payment Practices

17/10/2018

BEIS Call for Evidence about Payment Practices The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy…

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Skills shortage -industry failure to train

17/10/2018

Skills shortage – industry failure to train In the second quarter of this year, “around…

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Headline Sponsor for SPRA Events 2019 Announced!

10/10/2018

Headline Sponsor for SPRA Events 2019 Announced!   We are pleased to announce that IKO…

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Brunton's Blog - Competence within the construction industry - have…

10/10/2018

Competence within the construction industry – have your say!   The Hackitt Review published in…

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SPRA Welcomes Avonside to membership

10/10/2018

SPRA Welcomes Avonside to membership   SPRA is pleased to welcome Avonside back into membership.…

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JIM'S JOTTER - WELD DONE?

03/10/2018

JIM’S JOTTER – WELD DONE? It’s one of the paradoxes of our technology that the…

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Train the Trainer – funding available, but time is running…

03/10/2018

Train the Trainer – funding available, but time is running out!   SPRA members –…

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CEO to be Build UK Representative on CSCS Card Management…

03/10/2018

SPRA CEO to be Build UK Representative on CSCS Card Management Committee   I have…

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