10th March 2017 • Emma Bayliss
Since the construction sector is in a constant state of change, it’s important to keep your finger on the pulse with regards to the latest industry news and developments. Becoming a construction know-it-all becomes incredibly easy thanks to the help of the right resources. Here are some of the blogs that we like to make sure we’re plugged in to.
If you’re anything like us, you want to keep in the know of the construction industries everyday developments and you want to be kept posted about the sectors advances. There are more construction blogs out there than you may think, but here are a few of the ones that we like to turn to…
Another one of our go-to construction blogs is the AEC business, run by Aarni Heiskanen. With plenty of features on some of the most current construction matters, AEC Business writes in-depth, yet easy-to-follow blogs. Recently, the blog has featured a number of interesting pieces on construction technology, including virtual reality and augmented reality.
Interested in seeing some great insights on construction by blog-writing powerhouse Aarni Heiskanen? Take a look at AEC Business to find out the latest: https://aec-business.com/posts/.
“At the heart of the construction community since 1843”, Building.co.uk is one of the leading construction information specialists, offering material and analysis about everything from architecture, infrastructure, QS, BIM and sustainability, to name but a few. There really is something for everyone. With constant relevant and comprehensive information, you really won’t miss a beat when tuned in.
To have full access to all the blog pieces and news articles, it’s advisable to register, but you can be sure to find out all of the latest construction news and opinion pieces over on Building.co.uk: http://www.building.co.uk/.
Another of our go-to blogs is Building Talk; a great site for frequent news and developments, as well as the home to a range of blogs covering a whole host of relevant topics. Updated regularly, the site always has something new to offer, great for all involved or interested in construction in any way. We should also mention that Building Talk has a great presence on Twitter, so it’s well worth keeping up to date with their blog and news pieces to really keep in the know.
Take a look at Building Talk: http://www.buildingtalk.com/.
First and foremost, the construction blog which provides us with all of the latest insights and trends surrounding the industry is the Construction Enquirer. The site is updated extremely regularly and with highly informative content surrounding the sector and the latest news and updates (especially UK developments surrounding projects and construction companies). You can also subscribe and get the latest breaking news sent to you every morning, so you’ll never miss a thing.
You can check out the Construction Enquirer here: http://www.constructionenquirer.com/.
Featuring a range of constantly updated and relevant news, information and commentary, the Construction Informer is another of the greats. From construction site security robots, to job management software, this blog covers it all. Construction managers in particular are likely to appreciate the content here, offering a unique and in-depth perspective on the industry.
Check the Construction Informer out: https://constructioninformer.com/.
Of course, we couldn’t write a list of construction industry blogs without giving our own blog a little mention. We have a range of different posts on relevant construction developments and construction recruitment tips. Take a look at our blog here.
Alternatively, you can check out our range of construction job vacancies, or get in touch with a member of the Thatcher Associates team.