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11 Apr 2017

Worcester Bosch CEO appointed Construction Products Association’s new Chairman

The Construction Products Association (CPA) has named Carl Arntzen as its new Chairman. Carl steps into the role on 11 April, after the CPA’s 2017 annual general meeting. He succeeds John Sinfield who has stepped down from the role after three years as Chairman.

By Emma Salmon

11 Apr 2017

Procurement guidance tool launched to help implement government’s balanced scorecard approach

A new procurement guidance tool has been launched by the Construction Products Association (CPA) as a direct result of the recently launched Government Model Balanced Scorecard.

By Emma Salmon

7 Apr 2017

Construction Product Manufacturing Growth Undeterred by Intensifying Cost Inflation

The CPA’s latest State of Trade Survey reports that UK construction product manufacturers registered an increase in sales and activity in the first quarter of 2017. This extends the industry’s period of growth to four years, despite a backdrop of increasing input cost pressures.

By Emma Salmon

10 Mar 2017

Monthly Fall in Construction Output in January, but Still Higher than a Year Ago

ONS figures published today show that construction output in January fell by 0.4% but rose by 2.0% compared with one year earlier. In addition, new orders in Q4 were 2.8% lower than Q3 and flat compared to a year ago.

By Emma Salmon

8 Mar 2017

CPA response to the Spring Budget 2017

Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered his first Spring Budget earlier today but anyone seeking major announcements are likely to be disappointed, as perhaps the government could be seen to be waiting for a post-EU landscape.

By Emma Salmon

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