Author: RG Team

VR in Construction

How is VR technology changing the construction industry?

Virtual reality, or VR, is something that has been growing in popularity over the last couple of years, with the technology being developed further to give even more realistic experiences. But did you know that the most successful constriction firms are now utilising virtual reality...

Whitepaper Cybercrime

Whitepaper: Cyber crime and the construction industry

Cyber security presents one of the biggest challenges for businesses across all sectors, including construction. In 2016, in the UK 2.9 million businesses were affected by it - and the numbers are only increasing as criminals find more ingenious and effective ways to bypass...

Data breach

How can businesses protect themselves against cybercrime?

Cybercrime is on the rise, and in 2015, 1 in 6 construction firms were affected by a cyber-attack. However, businesses all face a risk, and SMEs are equally as likely to face cyber threats as larger corporations. The reason for this is that it’s not...

Cyber-Security

Cyber security is a growing threat to all businesses

Cyber crime is growing across the globe, making cyber security a current and pressing issue. Cyber criminals are constantly evolving their methods as cyber security improves, so it’s imperative that businesses across all sectors are protecting themselves continuously. No business is immune to the threat...

Northern Powerhouse

Whitepaper: The Northern Powerhouse

The economic imbalance between the north and south of England is well established. The decline of industry in the north in the 1970s and 1980s hit hard and there has been no industrial resurgence or replacement. For this, and other reasons, economies in the north...

Northern Powerhouse 4

What will Brexit mean for the Northern Powerhouse?

The Northern Powerhouse is in place to balance the UK economy again and remove the strong north-south divide that currently exists. With the nation in a period of uncertainty as the negotiations of Brexit have begun, the next few years remain unsure in terms of...

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Will the Northern Powerhouse benefit all in the north?

The Northern Powerhouse is a government policy that aims to promote development in northern UK cities. However according to a BBC-commissioned survey, less than one third of those living in the North of England have heard of or know anything about it. So will the...