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Planning reform urgently needed says construction industry
Planning reform urgently needed says construction industry
The latest official Construction Index report on planning applications has spurred those in the cons...Read More
New funding for clean technology announced
New funding for clean technology announced
The government has announced a fund of £36m for clean energy innovation and technology for the...Read More
Brexit immigration report ignores the needs of construction industry
Brexit immigration report ignores the needs of construction industry
Business leaders have criticised a government Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) report that suggest...Read More
Testing on cladding sped up
Testing on cladding sped up
Research and experimental testing rigs owned by the Fire Protection Association (FPA) have been open...Read More
Smaller house builders offered £1bn fund
Smaller house builders offered £1bn fund
The Government organisation Homes England has teamed up with Barclays bank to offer a total fund of ...Read More
Help to Buy hailed as success by housebuilders
Help to Buy hailed as success by housebuilders
A report released by the Home Builders Federation this week has called the Help to Buy scheme an unm...Read More
Brexit cited as reason for construction slowdown
Brexit cited as reason for construction slowdown
The latest construction industry purchasing managers index (PMI) has dropped from a high of 55.8 in ...Read More
Ambitious environmental building target for London
Ambitious environmental building target for London
London has joined 18 other worldwide cities in a commitment to ensure that all new buildings will op...Read More