We are delighted to welcome Mark Spence to his new role as Assistant Director. Mark brings to CEF over 8 years’ of director-level experience within a main contractor, where he was responsible for securing and delivering significant public sector construction and maintenance contracts.
For the construction industry to flourish and achieve its undoubted potential, there are a number of critical issues with affect its business environment…
From the performance of our local councils in terms of making speedy decisions on planning applications, to the need for planning policy to have within it an economic ‘golden thread’, to issues around tax and the National Living Wage, to the need to have a competitive employment law framework in Northern Ireland, it is critical that the Executive stays on top of those issues which impact on the industry’s competitiveness in the increasingly global economy.
For over a decade a soft insurance market within the Construction sector has meant Contractors and Developers have enjoyed low premiums and broad cover for both Annual and Project insurances.
Construction Employers Federation and Workers Pension Trust have very generously supported the Stuff-A-Bus toy collection in aid of The Salvation Army and St Vincent de Paul Family Appeal.