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

CIC North East

CIC North East was formed in 2004 to work in conjunction with Constructing Excellence to provide a single voice for the construction industry in the North East of England. The area is aligned with that of the RDA which comprises Northumberland, Tyne & Wear, County Durham and Tees Valley. Meeting are held on a regular basis at different locations mainly within Durham and Newcastle. John Nielsen (APS) of CK21 is the chair of CIC NE

Key objectives:

  • Cross professional CPD
  • Sector Skills
  • Recruitment and careers
  • Professional skills for sustainability, low carbon building and innovation
  • Sectoral collaboration, for example with IGNITE, RIEP and the RDA