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11 Jun 2018

Latest Construction Output Data Raises Questions Over Industry Strength

ONS figures published today show that construction output increased 0.5% month-on-month in April. Output was, however, 3.3% lower compared to April 2017, and on a rolling three-month basis contracted by 3.4%, the largest fall since August 2012. Alongside this, new orders in Q1 fell 4.6% quarter-on-quarter and 6.6% in annual terms.

By Rebecca Larkin

21 May 2018

Construction Products Association responds to the Prime Minister’s mission to halve energy use in new buildings by 2030

The Construction Products Association has responded to the Prime Minister’s Industrial Strategy speech.

By Emma Salmon

17 May 2018

CPA Responds to Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety

Peter Caplehorn, Construction Products Association Deputy Chief Executive and Chair of the Review’s Regulations and Guidance Working Group, said: “The Independent Review led by Dame Judith Hackitt has outlined the clear responsibilities necessary to ensure a disaster like this can never happen again."

By Emma Salmon

14 May 2018

Construction Activity Faltered in Weather-Affected Q1

Weather disruption and the demise of Carillion resulted in a mixed performance for the UK construction supply chain in the first quarter of 2018 according to the Construction Products Association’s Construction Trade Survey for 2018 Q1.

By Emma Salmon

10 May 2018

Construction Output Fell by Over £1 Billion in Q1

ONS figures published today show that construction output decreased 2.7% in the first quarter of 2018. The fall was broad-based but was led by an 8.8% decline in public house building activity and a 5.9% reduction in public non-housing work.

By Emma Salmon

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