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The Brexit Construction Skills Shortage – who Foots the Bill?

The Brexit Construction Skills Shortage – who Foots the Bill?

20 February, 2019

The construction industry is already in the grips of a skills shortage, with fewer young people joining the industry, and demand for labour at an all-time high.  This shortage...

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Cost Saving and Value Engineering – the Impact

Cost Saving and Value Engineering – the Impact

7 February, 2019

The concept of value engineering in relation to construction and manufacturing was first developed in the USA during the Second World War, when products and materials were scarce but...

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The Soben Report: Constructing the Future

The Soben Report: Constructing the Future

14 January, 2019

Our clients often ask for our opinion on market trends, tender prices, and general industry sentiment. At the end of last year we launched our first Soben Market Survey,...

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Soben’s 2018 Round Up

Soben’s 2018 Round Up

19 December, 2018

2018 has been a busy year for Soben. We’ve secured many high profile commissions in the UK and Europe, invested over £200k in measurement and BQ production technology, expanded...

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Soben Invests in Cutting-Edge Measurement Software

Soben Invests in Cutting-Edge Measurement Software

21 November, 2018

To date, Soben has invested £200k in cutting-edge measurement software, allowing the business to complete bills of quantities (BQ) commissions with increased efficiency and accuracy.  The software provides Soben’s...

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