Construction News

Infrastructure and the environment

Large scale infrastructure projects: how environmental factors impact on time, cost effectiveness and delivery.

Fund launched to improve infrastructure procurement

A £3M fund has been launched by the CITB to improve infrastructure procurement.

Yorkshire council offers contracts for major civil engineering work

Yorkshire and Humber councils have released information on engineering contracts worth £2billion in new EU adverts.

Building excitement for the UK Infrastructure Show

Excitement builds for the UK Infrastructure Show, held at the NEC Birmingham. Key speakers include HS2, DfT, IPA and NIC.

Infrastructure before expansion

How to ensure the country's ageing infrastructure is fit for purpose with the house building drive.

New tools bring unique insights for policymakers and planners

ITRC is a consortium of 7 leading UK universities investigating ways to improve infrastructure systems performance.

Infrastructure driving construction in 2019

Are ambitious new infrastructure projects the real driving force of the industry?

Report details shortfall in UK housing market

A new report has highlighted how the UK must improve investment in the housing market to provide affordable homes.

Transforming Construction with the new Active Building Centre

Making building more sustainable is a priority. Innovate UK's new Active Building Centre will help transform construction.

First home complete at Daedalus village

Wates residential has finished the first home at the Daedalus village development which is due to be constructed at twice the industry standard speed.