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Brick manufacturing off to a bumper start in 2019

Latest figures from the Office for National Statistics show domestic brick manufacturing continuing to rise further, easing any concerns over product shortages

‘Recognising excellence’ with new UKCW awards

New industry awards announced at UK Construction Week

Gender pay gap narrows in construction as industry takes action

Gender pay gap in construction sector reduces to 20.43% from 36%

Local makeover

An injection of colour is set to provide the starting point for a major village regeneration scheme in North Wales, aimed at attracting investment opportunities to the local area. Building Products reports.

NFB and Built Environment Networking partner up

New partnership will allow NFB members to attend Built Environment Networking conferences at a special discounted rate

Fitzpatrick & Heavey endorse Fire Door Safety Week

Fitzpatrick & Heavey, one of Ireland’s only hotel contractor specialists discuss the importance of a fire safety and maintenance and upgrades of fire doors

GGF elects Mark Austin as new vice-president

Mark is said to have a strong background in membership organisations

Government must act as construction apprenticeship starts drop by almost half,...

In March 2019 there were only 694 Construction, Planning and the Built Environment apprenticeship starts compared with 1,247 in March 2018

New Technical Document on installation of roof windows published

The document has been published by the National Association of Rooflight Manufacturers

Rise in ‘change of use’ projects leads to a surge in...

Figures reveal 11% increase in UK housing stock due to office to flat conversions