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ONS: UK construction output increased in October

ONS: UK construction output increased in October

New government figures reveal that construction output during October 2015 was higher than both the previous month,

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Skills shortage hindering north-west construction firms

Skills shortage hindering north-west construction firms

The ongoing skills shortage has been blighting the progress of many of the UK's major industries for

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Confidence crisis reported among Scottish construction firms

Confidence crisis reported among Scottish construction firms

There has been a slight dip in confidence among Scottish construction firms, a new report reveals.According to

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New Homes and Communities Agency chairman appointed

New Homes and Communities Agency chairman appointed

Kevin Parry has been appointed the new chairman of the UK's Homes and Communities Agency (HCA).It was

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Forth Road Bridge reopens following construction work

Forth Road Bridge reopens following construction work

Scotland's Forth Road Bridge has reopened this morning (Wednesday 23rd December) to cars, following emergency construction work.The

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What will rising house prices mean for the construction industry?

What will rising house prices mean for the construction industry?

UK house prices are expected to rise by six per cent next year, according to new statistics.The

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Scheme launched to get more women into construction in Northern Ireland

Scheme launched to get more women into construction in Northern Ireland

A new training scheme has been launched in Northern Ireland in a bid to get more women

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New home registrations show strong house-building market

New home registrations show strong house-building market

Four per cent more new homes in the UK were built in November 2015 than in the

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First Construction Health Summit to take place in January

First Construction Health Summit to take place in January

The first ever Construction Health Summit is set to take place in London at the start of

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Government commits £138 million for UK infrastructure research

Government commits £138 million for UK infrastructure research

The UK government has pledged to invest £138 million to spend on research into how the country's

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Could flood risks impinge government house-building plans?

Could flood risks impinge government house-building plans?

Environmental charity Greenpeace is concerned that the UK government's house-building plans may be impinged by significant flood

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Custom build pilot scheme to launch in Basingstoke

Custom build pilot scheme to launch in Basingstoke

The first large-scale pilot custom build homes construction project is set to get underway in Basingstoke.Housing minister

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Government pledges £3 million for seaside restoration work

Government pledges £3 million for seaside restoration work

The UK government has announced it will be investing £3 million in a series of construction and

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RIBA: New-build homes 'often too small'

RIBA: New-build homes 'often too small'

New-build homes are often too small to offer their occupants a comfortable level of living space, according

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£1m training scheme aims to boost skills in construction

£1m training scheme aims to boost skills in construction

As demand for new homes continues to rise and the construction industry prepares for further growth in

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First starter home developments set to begin

First starter home developments set to begin

Development of 27 starter home sites across England is set to begin following the first wave of

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Laing O'Rourke on course to deliver £850m Edinburgh project

Laing O'Rourke on course to deliver £850m Edinburgh project

Laing O'Rourke is in pole position to become the main contractor on TH Real Estate's £850 million

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Govt figures show growth in affordable housebuilding

Govt figures show growth in affordable housebuilding

The government has released figures showing the biggest increase in construction of affordable homes for 22 years.More

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Chelsea reveal new stadium plans

Chelsea reveal new stadium plans

Chelsea Football Club has unveiled plans to demolish its existing stadium at Stamford Bridge and replace it

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Saudi Arabia plans world’s tallest building

Saudi Arabia plans world’s tallest building

Plans to build the world’s tallest tower in Saudi Arabia are now a step closer to reality

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