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Insufficient careers advice putting construction sector at risk

90% of teachers across the UK are unaware of the scale of the recruitment shortfall in the construction sector

Construction contracts moving from London and south-east, says new report

Contracts being spread across country more, says Barbour ABI and CPA

British Woodworking Federation announces new CEO

Industry body makes changes at the top as it renews focus on Building it Better with Wood

Construction struggles as housebuilding takes a tumble

When both infrastructure and in particular housebuilding falter, construction figures will generally decrease according to Barbour ABI

Construction figures on the increase across February

Promising construction figures will give the sector a well needed confidence boost, say Barbour ABI

Not-so-smart: Over two thirds of Brits don’t know what a smart...

Almost 70% of the UK public (68%) do not know what a smart city is or the benefits it can bring

Millions of pounds to be claimed in tax rebates

Around a third of tax payers are said to be due a tax rebate in the UK

Construction skills shortage gets worse

Shortage of workers has now spread beyond bricklayers and carpenters to other key trades, warns FMB

Brick industry goes for growth

Brick production up 21% according to latest figures

British Coatings Federation turns 25

In 1993 the Society of British Printing Ink Manufacturers joined forces with the Paintmakers Association to form the BCF