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Builders spend 2 ½ years driving their van

Published date: 11 September 2018

Builders spend 2 ½ years driving their van over the course of their working lives and almost one year trying to locate a particular tool...

Drop in EU migrant workers sounds alarm bell for UK construction

Published date: 23 August 2018

The drop in EU net migration has sounded alarm bells for the UK construction industry....

Half of UK’s young people feel pressured to go to uni

Published date: 23 August 2018

Half of the UK’s 18-24 year olds felt pressurised to go to university....

No sign of Brexit nerves in construction

Published date: 25 July 2018

Construction SMEs enjoyed rising workloads in the second quarter of 2018....

Scottish builders stand resilient

Published date: 25 July 2018

Scottish construction SMEs enjoyed strong growth in the second quarter of 2018...

Sun shines on London builders

Published date: 25 July 2018

London’s building industry performed strongly in the second quarter of 2018, despite increasingly serious skills shortages...

NI builders remarkably resilient in face of political uncertainty

Published date: 25 July 2018

Northern Ireland’s small construction firms enjoyed strong growth in the second quarter of 2018 despite their concerns over the impact of ma...

Welsh construction growth slows as skills shortages bites

Published date: 25 July 2018

Construction SMEs in Wales reported slower growth in activity in the second quarter of this year...

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