Latest figures reveal that London accounted for a third of the total value of UK construction contracts in August, dominating across commercial & retail, residential and education sectors
With the rest of the building market starting to catch up with the robust housing sector, Alan Hope – chief executive of the Midas Group – argues that the construction industry still has to work hard to win customers’ loyalty.
Despite promising signs of a sustained construction-sector recovery, the mind-set of austerity endures. So how can designers and contractors make lean budgets go further? Paul Lonsdale, operations director at Styles&Wood, explains
Jonathan Dore, from Kingspan looks at how rooflights can help warehouses pass the 2018 EPC challenge
The first report into a £17m project to test how easily houses can be retrofitted with eco features suggests that much more than just the building fabric is at stake, says Peter Baber
Sandra Brandon project communications campaign manager at the Vehicle & Operator Services Agency explains why van compliance is important