Corporate and Industrial

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4/18/2018 12:58:53 PM

The Respected Voice 2019

The Construction Products Association is the leading voice to promote and campaign for construction product manufacturers and distributors.

The CPA is committed to raising the profile of our industry and members’ businesses, helping grow the market and reducing regulatory risk.

We champion our members’ interests across both the manufacturing and construction industries. Because we are product-neutral, the CPA speaks for the construction products industry as a whole with one strong, united voice.

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5/2/2019 12:58:53 PM

Innovation in the Construction Products Industry - Executive Summary

It has become commonplace to say the construction industry has an innovation problem.

As a proportion of output, the industry’s investment in innovation lags way behind the national average, and even further behind the government’s aspiration.

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10/19/2017 12:58:53 PM

Welcoming Renewed Commitment to an Industrial Strategy

Welcoming Renewed Commitment to an Industrial Strategy

The CPA and our members have led support for the Government’s vision and long-term strategy for UK construction...

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7/6/2017 12:58:53 PM

CPA Guide to Understanding the Implications of a ‘Hard Brexit’

Whilst Brexit negotiations are currently in early stages and various outcomes are possible, a “hard Brexit” scenario would see the UK in the position of being a completely free agent with a clean sheet from which to initiate a fresh approach to its economic future. While it is highly uncertain what the UK’s future will look like following Brexit, this CPA briefing paper attempts to examine a potential hard Brexit scenario and its impact on construction products manufacturers and distributors.

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10/18/2016 10:34:07 AM

The Future of Construction Product Manufacturing

This report seeks to identify the progress made in the construction manufacturing sector in support of Building Information Modelling and digitalisation. Many see the development and deployment of other technologies supporting the success to date as pushing us towards the 4th Industrial Revolution. We hope this report provides clear evidence that manufacturing is doing more than its bit, generating and championing the use of those digital methodologies and helping to put the UK in the lead on the world stage.

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11/5/2015 12:28:50 PM

The CPA Skills Report 2015

Manufacturers and distributors of construction products run thousands of training programmes for the builders and tradespeople who install their products.

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10/22/2015 12:42:13 PM

Product Manufacturing Capacity Utilisation Update

In April 2014, the CPA conducted research to ascertain capacity utilisation in the construction product manufacturing sector over the past six years.

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11/13/2014 12:48:51 PM

A Study of the Factors Underpinning Investment in the Construction Products Industry

This study is the second in a series of projects that the Construction Products Association is contributing to support Construction 2025: Industrial Strategy for Construction.

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4/15/2014 12:53:12 PM

Industrial Strategy Output and Capacity Analysis

In the last 25 years the pace of global investment has accelerated at an unprecedented rate and is reshaping the international economic landscape.

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