Bridging the construction skills gap

Doka UK 8 February 2019.- It is no secret that the UK construction industry is experiencing a prolonged and increasing skills shortage, but what is the current situation and forecast for 2019 and beyond? What public resources are needed to improve this predicament? What can construction companies do to attract skilled personnel into the industry? […]

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New International Standards to enhance efficiency in building and infrastructure projects

DOKA UK 1 February 2019.- Building Information Modeling (BIM) has been thrown into the spotlight over the last few years for the benefits it brings to the construction industry. Improvements in visualisation, increases in speed of delivery and advances in coordination through every phase of a project life cycle are just few of many advantages […]

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Artificial Intelligence in Construction: What are the advantages?

Doka UK 25 January 2019.-  Artificial intelligence (AI) is more present in our lives than we think, it provides limitless potential and advantages that diffuse through many industries. It has been argued that the construction sector has been one of the fastest to adopt applications, processes and technological implementations in relation to artificial intelligence. In […]

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UK Construction Outlook for 2019: unpredictable yet optimistic

Doka UK 11 January 2019.- The UK’s construction industry is a complex one. From the ‘beast from the east’ in March last year, to the impending uncertainty of Brexit, the industry showed its resilience and ability to bounce back in 2018. But what can we expect from 2019? Before looking at how the UK construction […]

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