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NI construction takes a big dip

Published date: 23 January 2018

Northern Irish construction firms experienced a sharp dip in the final quarter of 2017....

Two-thirds of construction bosses can’t find a bricky or chippy

Published date: 23 January 2018

Two-thirds of those running small and medium-sized (SME) construction firms are struggling to hire bricklayers and carpenters....

Banks must show leniency to SMEs in Carillion's supply chain

Published date: 17 January 2018

Banks must show leniency to the thousands of SMEs in Carillion’s supply chain....

Carillion’s demise raises concerns about Government’s reliance on large contractors

Published date: 15 January 2018

The Government must learn from Carillion’s demise and assess its over-reliance on major contractors...

FMB welcomes Dominic Raab as new Housing Minister

Published date: 09 January 2018

FMB welcomes Dominic Raab as new Housing Minister....

Sajid Javid’s new job title to include housing is a step in the right direction

Published date: 08 January 2018

Sajid Javid’s new job title to include housing is a step in the right direction...

Avoid DIY if you want a peaceful Christmas

Published date: 22 December 2017

Half of us have arguments at Christmas time, with more than 10% having arguments that relate to DIY jobs...

Construction bosses fear EU workers won’t return to UK after Christmas

Published date: 20 December 2017

UK construction industry is asking its highly valued EU workers, who might be travelling home for Christmas, to come back after the holiday...

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