Procurement Guidance Tool

A tool to assist procurers in the construction pipeline to implement the Balanced Scorecard Approach developed by government.

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There are 167 items on 34 pages.

Political Uncertainty and Cost Rises Hit Construction Outlook

In a quarter characterised by political uncertainty, the Construction Products Association’s Construction Trade Survey shows that despite a strong Q2 the industry's supply chain are more pessimistic for the year ahead.

By Emma Salmon at 11 Aug 2017

UK construction industry growth slows to lowest in six years

Growth prospects for the construction industry in 2018 have been downgraded as the UK prepares to leave the EU, according to the latest forecasts by the Construction Products Association (CPA).

By Emma Salmon at 7 Aug 2017

CPA Welcomes Independent Review of Building Safety and Regulations

The Construction Products Association (CPA) has welcomed the establishment of an independent review of building safety and regulations in high-rise residential buildings by the Department of Communities and Local Government. Dame Judith Hackitt, Chair of EEF, the Manufacturers’ Organisation, has been appointed by government to commission the review in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire.

By Emma Salmon at 31 Jul 2017

Government asks CPA to join Industry Response Group following the Grenfell tower fire

The Construction Products Association has been asked by the Department for Communities and Local Government to join an ‘Industry Response Group’ alongside Build UK and the Construction Industry Council to help “mobilise and co-ordinate the construction industry’s response to the challenges arising from the Grenfell Tower fire”.

By Emma Salmon at 13 Jul 2017

Construction Product Manufacturers Pessimistic of Growth

The CPA’s State of Trade Survey for 2017 Q2 reveals that UK construction product manufacturers experienced growth in sales and activity for the 17th consecutive quarter, but higher input costs and rising uncertainty has dampened manufacturers’ views for the near-term future.

By Emma Salmon at 10 Jul 2017

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