We’ve completed a vast array of research in construction and the built environment in the last couple of decades and have a deep understanding of the challenges facing the industry, the impact of Government policies and targets, as well as the opportunities for innovation in a recovering economy.

Our expertise includes heritage; modern methods of construction/offsite; skills needs surveying – from craft to professional levels; specialist sectors; evaluating programmes and policy impact; developing qualifications and question banks; and investigating particular areas of strategic importance for the sector, such as careers, recruitment, sector image, competence, apprenticeships and drivers of change.

Our clients in the sector include sector bodies, private companies, trade associations, awarding organisations, and government departments and agencies.