Construction News

Construction sector lacks female owned businesses according to new data


According to new research from Paymentsense, the construction sector has one of the lowest levels of female-run businesses of any industry.

CPA launches Hire Controller Trailblazer Apprenticeship programme


The Construction Plant Hire Association (CPA) has launched an apprenticeship programme supported by CITB.

Plans approved for Ebbsfleet garden city


Plans have been approved for a garden city development in Ebbsfleet providing 4,600 new homes.

CITB invests in offsite construction training


CITB is investing £1.2million in offsite construction training in the biggest expansion of teaching materials so far.

Heathrow flies into the future


Heathrow has revealed its masterplan for the future this week.

Making effective use of graduates and apprentices


Do current apprentices they offer skills employers need?

London leads HPI slowdown


The latest House Price Index has been released.

Significant increase in affordable home starts


Homes England has published housing statistics, which show a significant increase in the number of affordable homes being built.

Phase I of key Sheffield infrastructure project completed


Barhale completes project for Yorkshire Water.

Construction innovation will boost productivity in public sector


Adoption of innovative approaches to the design and construction of buildings could deliver a revolution in our public services,