New Judging Panel Announced for JCT Student Essay Competition 2014

A new line-up of judges for JCT’s 2014 Student Essay Competition has been announced. The competition is now into its third year and continues to offer a unique opportunity for construction students to receive recognition and support for their skills.

JCT Offers £1,000 Prize To The Student Who Can Answer, ‘What Could Be Done To Simplify Construction?’

JCT’s 2014 Student Essay Competition is now open to construction students, with a winning prize of £1,000 and runner-up prizes of £250 available.

JCT Student Essay Competition 2013: Winners Announced

Mark Lee, of Sheffield Hallam University, has been named the winner of JCT’s Student Essay Competition 2013, for his piece, entitled “Self-build, the rising phoenix from the ashes”.

Constructions Challenge: Engage with Students or Risk Business and Social Decline

Paul Drechsler, Chairman and Chief Executive of Wates Group says that the industry must take the future into its own hands by embracing education.

JCT Povey Lecture 2012 – At a Crossroads

JCT Povey Lecture 2012 “At a Crossroads – a wasted generation or inspired talent. The Power to Choose.” Paul Drechsler, Chairman and Chief Executive, Wates Group Download Paul Drechsler’s lecture note in full About the Povey Lecture The JCT Povey Lecture is an annual event at which an eminent person is invited to give their thoughts on significant matters that are relevant to the construction and property industry. The purpose of the lecture is to stimulate thought and encourage ways of continuing to improve the…

Paul Drechsler to give JCT Povey Lecture 2012

Paul Drechsler, Chairman and Chief Executive of Wates Group will deliver the 2012 JCT Povey Lecture on Thursday 15 November.