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FPS Chair Featured in Construction Index Podcast

New to the role of Federation of Piling Specialists (FPS) Chair, Steve Hadley has taken part in an engaging podcast, part of a series being produced by Construction Index, a…

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FPS Chair to Feature in Construction Index Podcast

New Federation of Piling Specialists (FPS) Chair, Steve Hadley, has been invited to contribute to one of the regular podcasts introduced by Construction Index, one of the main media outlets…

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Are You Using the E-Pile Schedule?

The Federation of Piling Specialists (FPS) is continuing its efforts to promote the electronic pile schedule (e-Pile Schedule), as part of its on-going strategy around technical standards and digital construction.…

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The Young in Construction - Where are They Now?

Five years ago, the Federation of Piling Specialists (FPS) commissioned a video ‘Careers in Construction,’ which aimed to promote the many different roles available to young people in the piling…

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Fatigue – A Topic Best Not Slept Upon

Let’s face it, who doesn’t appreciate a good night’s sleep, and as we wake each day who of us wouldn’t benefit from a few extra minutes, or even hours beneath…

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FPS Supports CIC’s Roadmap for Change

The Federation of Piling Specialists (FPS) is pleased to be support the Construction Industry Council’s (CIC) recently launched Roadmap for Change initiative, a new digital resource to promote industry best…

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Early Careers Group Meeting - February 2020

The second meeting of the Federation of Piling Specialists’ (FPS) Early Career Group was held Thursday 13th February 2020, at Hamilton House, in London, and like the first was thoroughly…

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Apprenticeship Degree in Geotechnical Engineering - Level 7

I recently wrote an article emphasising the importance of the ground engineering industry to the future of UK PLC. Part of my message was our need to see ourselves as…

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Early Career’s Group First Meeting

As I am sure you are aware the Federation of Piling Specialists (FPS) has decided to establish an Early Career Group, to look at two main subject areas: 1. to…

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