Building knowledge - shaping the future of construction...

Welcome to our Willmott Dixon podcast series Building Knowledge. In these podcasts we talk to people from across our business and hear how they are shaping the future of our industry!

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Episode 8 - Andrew Brookes - preparing to leave a legacy over the next decade of construction in the education sector

In this episode, Andrew Brookes (National DfE account manager) takes a look at the outlook for Construction in the education sector, including:

  • What the latest Government announcements mean for the sector
  • How we can build 'better, greener and faster'
  • Examples of good practice to integrate into future projects

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Episode 7 - John Boughton and Richard David - being agents for change: promoting diversity in construction

In this episode John Boughton, deputy MD and Richard David, director, in Wales and West talk about being agents for change and enhancing diversity in our industry.

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Episode 6 - Mark Chamberlain, creating Westminster's flagship development in the heart of Paddington

In this episode, our director of London & East, Mark Chamberlain talks about creating Dudley House in Westminster. The project is a blue print for how the public sector can harness its strengths to deliver affordable homes and community infrastructure within a constrained urban location.

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Episode 5 - Simon Tranter and Sam Gamble, transforming construction through blockchain technology

In this episode, our head of sustainability for Interiors, Simon Tranter and Sam Gamble - Automated Markets, will be talking about transforming construction through blockchain technology.

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Episode 4 - Nick Mennell, the changing landscape of leisure

In this episode we catch up with our leisure sector manager, Nick Mennell, to discuss the changing landscape of the leisure sector.

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Episode 3 - Graham Dundas, financial strength in uncertain times

In this episode we catch up with our CFO, Graham Dundas, to discuss the importance of financial strength in changing and uncertain times.

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Episode 2 - Jill Guthrie, being a leader in a digital world

Digital innovation is a hugely exciting area which is constantly evolving and changing the future of the built environment, we speak to Jill Guthrie, our digital manager, to discuss digital innovation in the construction industry.

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Episode 1 - Claire Wrighton, Sustainability and the Carbon Trust Standard

As Willmott Dixon is re-certified to the Carbon Trust standard, we talk to Claire Wrighton, our sustainability data analyst, about what sustainability really means and why it is so important to Willmott Dixon and the wider construction industry.

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