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Christmas contractor payroll deadlines

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Please see below for our payroll timetable, which accommodates for the Christmas and New Year period.     For week ending 15th December 2013: payroll as normal For week ending 22nd December 2013: timesheets have to be in and authorised by 9am on Friday 20th December 2013 for payment on Monday 30th December 2013

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EU to triple new transport budget to €26 billion

Siim Kallas, European Commission Vice-President, has announced that they’re TRIPLING the transport budget between 2014 and 2020 to €26 billion to deliver nine key transport corridors that it believes will radically improve the current “patchwork” of roads, railways, flight paths and waterways.

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Christmas contractor payroll deadlines

MerryChristmas

Please see below for our payroll timetable, which accommodates for the Christmas and New Year period. For week ending 14th December 2012: payroll as normal For week ending 21st December 2012: timesheets have to be in and authorised by 9am on Sunday 23rd December 2012 for payment on Friday 28th December 2012

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Movember at Technology Resourcing

If you have been wondering why our Technology Resourcing logo has been looking a little different lately, it’s because we’ve stopped shaving it for Movember. Well, that’s not entirely true, we just added that on there for a little laugh – the big laughs however, came about from watching some of the chaps in the […]

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Unemployment levels hit an all time low

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Some good news for a change in regards to unemployment rates in the UK which have fallen, taking the total of jobless people to its lowest numbers in more than a year. In the three months leading to September, unemployment levels fell by 49,000, to 2.51 million. This showed a decrease of 7.9% to 7.8% in […]

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Glenigan League Tables – November 2012

The latest Glenigan league tables are now available offering invaluable insight into the top companies in the UK construction industry today. The league tables include the top contractors, clients, architects, quantity surveyors and consulting engineers. Kier takes first position in the top 50 contractors table with 21 deals for the month. However from October 2011 […]

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Technology Resourcing does the rounds at various Planning related Conferences

October has been a busy month for us as Chris Woodbridge and his Planning & Project Controls team have exhibited at the following major industry conferences:     The ‘UK Oracle User Group’ (UKOUG) Annual Primavera Conference, which was held at the Centre Point building in London on 11th October .

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Technology Resourcing receives BE2 Award

We’re delighted to report that the LinkedIn group “NEC3 – Planning/Management under the NEC form of contract”, that our Chris Woodbridge co-founded and manages, has just received a BE2 Award for “The Best Architecture, Engineering and Construction community, network or application”.

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Kerching! A celebrity guide to tax dodging

A topic that remains at the forefront of most contractors minds is tax avoidance, otherwise known as ‘Carr Tax’ thanks to celebrities like Jimmy Carr playing hide and seek with the tax man. And with tax avoidance costing the Treasury nearly £25bn a year, something has to be done.

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Tech-Res awarded for the Quality of their Contractors

A year back Technology Resourcing were selected to join Honeywell’s Global Contingent Labour Program (HGCLP), supplying a range of engineering and technology professionals contracting on sites throughout the UK, most recently including the London Olympics. At a Supplier Conference last week, hosted at the Heathrow Radisson, their MD, Derek Brown, was presented an award recognising […]

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