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 168 items on 34 pages.

New Orders in Construction Fall to the Lowest in Three Years

ONS figures published today show that construction output in July fell by 0.9% and was 0.4% lower compared with one year earlier. In addition, new orders in Q2 declined 7.8% and fell 12.6% on an annual basis.

By Emma Salmon at 8 Sep 2017

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

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