The Future of Construction

Our future of construction series of events focuses on the topics that are crucial to building a successful industry for the future.

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Net-zero carbon webcast October 2020

Leaders from UK Green Building Council, Tarmac and HS2 joined the BBC’s Maryam Moshiri and Skanska’s Gregor Craig to urge the industry to act on its carbon-neutral targets.

Future of construction webcast July 2020

The Future of Construction – a digital broadcast from Skanska UK that examines at the impact of COVID-19 on the UK’s construction industry and looks forward to the next 10-15 years.

Exclusive interviews and insight from our future of construction events

Vikan Kross Quarry

Skanska and Volvo created a digitalised quarry with electrified vehicles and autonomous haulers – safer, quieter, more efficient and more sustainable. The Electric Site project reduced carbon emissions by 98% and cut production costs by up to 25%.

Powerhouse buildings

A summary of what a Powerhouse building is and what it takes to create one: the right mindset, active collaboration and the right skills to make existing technologies work together in a new way. Skanska is one part of the Powerhouse alliance.

Director's cut: Interview with Mayor of Bristol

In an exclusive interview with the Mayor of Bristol, Marvin Rees, Maryam Moshiri finds out about the city’s commitment to net-zero carbon and the key role the construction industry has to play.

Director's cut: interview with Handelsbanken UK Chief Economist

For the first in a series of digital events on the Future of Construction, we interviewed former Number 10 advisor James Sproule, Chief Economist with Handelsbanken UK. In this exclusive extended version of the interview, he gives his view on the current economic situation, and looks ahead to the long-term future.

Last updated: 29/02/2024