Blockchain & Cryptocurrency could help construction reinvent itself

With one Scottish building firm becoming the UK’s first to accept cryptocurrency, the rest of the sector may not be far behind. Steven Cooke anticipates the benefits of this and other blockchain-based innovations.

The UK construction industry has innovation in its DNA. New technologies, materials and techniques play a vital part in the sector’s ability to deliver the built environment we need. As we look to a post-pandemic future, the infusion of technologies such as blockchain and cryptocurrency point a way