Construction News

Growth continues despite pressures


The latest ONS data has reported an increase in construction output.

Schools boost with net-zero refurbishment


The investment will provide new, modern classrooms as part of the flagship School Rebuilding Programme.

BIM is a standard, a way of working, not a task


Why the industry really needs to start taking digitisation seriously.

True digitisation is the only way to the Gold Standard


How well is the industry doing in meeting the needs for increased digitisation of procurement?

Brownfield fund revitalises derelict sites


The launch of the £180M Brownfield Land Release Fund 2 will see derelict and unused brownfield sites transformed.

Contractors appointed to £750M Public Sector framework


SCAPE has appointed eight contractors to its £750M Regional Construction framework.

Housing slumps to two-year low as slowdown continues


Housing activity has registered a fall for the first time in two years.

Scrapping planning reforms


In 2020 at the height of the pandemic, a proposal was released to entirely overhaul the UK planning system.

Revolutionising productivity


Choosing the right construction technology is a complicated business – there’s not a one-size-fits-all approach.

£233M infrastructure funding for brownfield regeneration


Homes England will provide the infrastructure loan which will see improvements to Silvertown.