The Code for Construction Product Information Welcomes the Building Safety Act Receiving its Royal Assent

The Building Safety Act receiving its royal assent has been welcomed by the Code for Construction Product Information and Building a Safer Future. The two independent voluntary schemes have been created to help drive crucial culture change across the construction sector, to put building safety first. Both schemes are also directly aligned to, and support key elements of the Building …

Construction Product Information Ltd announces Independent Chair and Board

Construction Product Information Ltd (CPI), responsible for managing the Code for Construction Product Information, is pleased to announce the appointment of its first independent Chair and Board of Non-Executive Directors. The Board has been created to provide robust independent governance and accountability of the Code. The Board is responsible for providing effective leadership in collaboration with CPI’s Chief Executive, Amanda …

5 Key developments to look out for in 2022

We are looking forward to crucial developments throughout 2022 at Construction Product Information Ltd that will build on progress so far and continue to drive for higher standards in the presentation of construction product information. ISSG third report Dame Judith Hackitt recently published her third report as chair of the Independent Safety Steering Group. The report, and the Government’s response, …

Our Open Letter to Government following ISSG Report​

Dear Lord Greenhalgh, Industry Safety Steering Group third report on culture change in the built environment industry and Government’s response  I write in relation to the recent Industry Safety Steering Group third report on culture change in the built environment industry and Government’s response. Building a Safer Future and the Code for Construction Product Information are not for profit schemes, …

Volunteers Needed for the CCPI SME Working Group

Are you passionate about improving standards across the construction industry? Are you an experienced construction product marketeer? CPI are aware that conformance requirements of the Code may appear daunting to small to medium sized (SME’s) construction product manufacturers. We would therefore like to bring together a group of expert marketeers, ideally who are actively working within the construction product industry, …

Recruitment of CCS Monitors, BSF Assessors and CPI Verifiers

Monitors, Assessors and Verifiers Required Are you passionate about improving standards across the construction industry? We are looking to increase our team of Monitors (CCS), Assessors (BSF) and Verifiers (CPI) across the UK and the Republic of Ireland.  All roles are part time self-employed professionals with a background in safety critical/high hazard environments, with a passion for continual improvement. The …

Code for Construction Product Information and guidance published

The Code for Construction Product Information (CCPI), Code guidance and a manufacturer information pack have been launched today to drive higher standards in the presentation of construction product information in the manufacturing industry. The Code has been developed as a direct response to Dame Judith Hackitt’s independent review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety in the wake of the Grenfell …

CPA publishes results of industry Consultation on new Code

The Construction Products Association (CPA) has released the results of its industry-wide consultation on the new Code for Construction Product Information (CCPI). The 65 page report details feedback from 35 trade associations representing the views of many thousands of member firms across the supply chain, and 180 individual provider and user organisations of construction product information, including most of the …

Recruitment of independent non-executive members of the Board of Directors

Non-Executive Directors Non-Executive Directors sought for independent boards of the Considerate Constructors Scheme and Construction Product Information. The Considerate Constructors Scheme Ltd (CCS) is a well-respected, not-for-profit organisation with a 24-year pedigree in independent monitoring and assessment practices. It is objective and trusted, helping to achieve lasting behavioural and cultural change in the construction industry for over two decades. CCS …

CCPI: Next steps – Assessment & Verification

In her latest Blog, Amanda Long, CEO of the Considerate Constructors Scheme Ltd explains next steps for the CCPI and setting up an independent assessment and verification process. Assessment and Verification The Code for Construction Product Information (CCPI) is a crucial development for the construction product manufacturing sector. Following the Grenfell Tower tragedy and the revelations that we have all …