New report from Uponor highlights concerning skills shortage within M&E

M&E skills shortage slowing down the delivery of high-rise buildings required to solve the housing crisis, says Uponor

Brick manufacturers gearing up

With the NHBC reporting the highest number of new home registrations since 2007, it’s good to see brick manufacturers continuing to increase production numbers

Highest new home registrations in 12 years, reports NHBC

Builders and developers registered the highest number of new homes for 12 years during April to June, recording more than 43,000 new homes in the UK

Construction output contracted in Q2

Construction output contracted 1.3% in the second quarter of 2019, reversing the 1.4% growth recorded in Q1 and contributing to a fall in UK GDP

Construction industry unites to demand delay to VAT changes

Trade bodies call on the government to delay the implementation of damaging VAT changes in the construction industry.

First global standards for land measurement released

RICS release global best practice for consistent measurement of land

UK must review drainage design practice in response to increase in...

Stakeholders at every level of the construction industry must acknowledge the growing risks posed by ageing drainage infrastructure says ACO Water Management

Tamlite Lighting welcomes new research which signals ‘three-year investment’ spree in...

86% of the survey respondents expect to increase their investment in wellbeing in the next three years, with 17% anticipating this increase to be ‘significant’

New NBS feature brings specifiers and contractors closer together

NBS has launched a new feature which enables users of its new Chorus specification platform to instantly export a list of submittals from a specification in one click and import them directly into leading Common Data Environments

Ealing’s tallest residential tower will ‘answer Mayor’s housing crisis vision’

Property developer unveils “fully affordable golden bullet” for London Mayor’s affordable homes fight — 100% affordable design-led towers over key transport nodes