The Construction Industry Council (CIC) is the representative forum for the professional bodies, research organisations and specialist business associations in the construction industry.

Reports

CIC Publications is a veritable reference library of industry resources in the form of contracts, reports, guides and surveys, both current and historical, available for purchase or free download.

If you have any questions regarding the CIC’s Publications or Contracts please get in touch at publications@cic.org.uk

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A Better Deal For Public Building
A Better Deal For Public Building
Sep/2012

Report from the Commission of Inquiry into achieving best value in the procurement of construction work

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A Guide to Partnering Workshops
A Guide to Partnering Workshops
Aug/2005

This publication uses straightforward jargon free language to clarify why your team will benefit and your project enhanced by using workshops. It also offers practical guidance on how to go about organising partnering workshops. ISBN 1 898671 38 9

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Building the Future: How Women Professionals can Make a Difference
Building the Future: How Women Professionals can Make a Difference
Mar/2010

This report highlights the issues facing businesses in competing effectively in an increasing diverse employment marketplace.

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Built Environment 2050 - A Report on Our Digital Future
Built Environment 2050 - A Report on Our Digital Future
Sep/2014

A report by the BIM2050 Group

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CIC Accreditation
CIC Accreditation
Mar/2008

A guide for establishing the common/core principles for approval, certification, accreditation criteria and processes.

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Client Leadership on Health & Safety
Client Leadership on Health & Safety
Jun/2011

A good practice guidance document produced by CIC for professionals to actively engage with clients on health and safety leadership.

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Gathering and Reviewing Data on Diversity within the Construction Professions
Gathering and Reviewing Data on Diversity within the Construction Professions
May/2009

A report commissioned by CIC’s Diversity Panel to gather and review data relating to Diversity within the construction Industry.

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Growth Through BIM
Growth Through BIM
Apr/2013

This report by Richard Saxon looks at ways to help maximise the growth effect of the Government strategy for BIM at home and in export markets.

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Offsite Housing Report - Hard Copy
Offsite Housing Report - Hard Copy
Feb/2013

CIC was commissioned by DCLG and BIS to undertake a Review to consider and make recommendations to Industry and to Government on the contribution which the off-site construction sector can make to the industry.

Offsite Housing Report - PDF Copy
Offsite Housing Report - PDF Copy
Feb/2013

CIC was commissioned by DCLG and BIS to undertake a Review to consider and make recommendations to Industry and to Government on the contribution which the off-site construction sector can make to the industry.

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Project Team Partnering
Project Team Partnering
Jan/2003

Project team partnering is a structured management approach to facilitate working together.

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Re-energising the green agenda
Re-energising the green agenda
Oct/2013

APPG for EBE Inquiry into Green Deal and sustainable building

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Selecting the Team
Selecting the Team
Jul/2005

Selecting the Team is a tool to help clients create a team able to work together successfully. It offers practical advice on how to put together a selection panel, develop a questionnaire, set the criteria for a shortlist and then evaluate the short-listed …

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The Impact of the Recession on Construction Professional Services - A View from the front line
The Impact of the Recession on Construction Professional Services - A View from the front line
Nov/2010

This report explores how the recession has affected the construction professional services from the perspective of the front line.

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The Impact of the Recession on Construction Professional Services - An Economic Perspective
The Impact of the Recession on Construction Professional Services - An Economic Perspective
Nov/2010

This report explores how the recession has affected the construction professional services from an economic perspective.

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The Potential Implications of the CDM 2014 Revision Being Based on an EC TMCS Directive 92/57/EEC Approach
The Potential Implications of the  CDM 2014 Revision Being Based on  an EC TMCS Directive 92/57/EEC Approach
Oct/2012

This report sets out the considered view of a CIC CDM2014 Working Group set up to review the potential implications of the proposed revision of the Construction (Design & Management) Regulations.

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User's Guide to Adjudication
User's Guide to Adjudication
Apr/2003

A guide for participants in adjudications conducted under Part II of the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996.

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