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Are modular homes the answer to the UK’s housing crisis?

The current housing shortage means that the UK needs to build 240,000-300,000 new homes annually until 2030

Smoke toxicity of building cladding – new report

New research on the smoke toxicity of building cladding, published by The Fire Protection Association, calls on the government to consider the role that toxicity should play in product approvals.

The impact of EU migrants in the UK construction industry

With significant skills shortage restricting construction economic growth in the industry, James Morris, managing director at Tower Eight, provides an insight into why there is a real importance of immigration to the labour market

Rehau completes successful acquisition of MB Barter & Trading AG

The acquisition is said to create new opportunities through expanded business model

Polypipe donates bear necessities to wildlife park’s grizzly new arrivals

Polypipe donates plastic toys and puzzle feeders to the trio of Ussuri brown bears at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Winners of British Woodworking Federation Awards 2018 announced

The BWF Awards celebrate the best of UK woodworking

“Ocado warehouse fire should not detract from the unrivalled reputation of...

The FPA also says that it throws up questions of whether we are reaching the limit of what can be reasonably protected

Construction Marketing Awards 2018 Winners Announced

The winners of the 2018 Construction Marketing Awards have been announced, with two companies very much to the fore, taking home eight awards between them!

UK sees increase in number of high-rise buildings

The majority of those in development are residential buildings above 15 stories

New App launched to support Construction Workers’ Mental Health

Two construction workers take their own life every working day