15

Dec

Driving the new logistics

As London rebounds from the pandemic, construction is poised to take off. But does more building inevitably mean more construction traffic? By Matt Barker * Until now, many developers and main contractors have been pushing responsibility for logistics onto sub-contractors. I hope that will change, and that developers and contractors will think differently about what we all […]

12

Nov

A better way with construction logistics

As London rebounds from the pandemic, construction is poised to take off. But does more building inevitably mean more construction traffic? Matt Barker of CSB explores the route to better logistics. By Matt Barker * On a typical construction site, multiple vehicles from various suppliers turn up on site at different times, none of which particularly suits[…]

29

Sep

Construction as usual?

As London rebounds, construction is poised to take off. But if more building brings the usual increase in construction traffic, what are the consequences for safety, health and the economy? Matt Barker of CSB investigates. By Matt Barker * Every year in the UK, more than 5,000 pedestrians, cyclists and other vulnerable road users are killed or[…]