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It was a month in which house-building was usurped as construction’s busiest sector and when London was knocked from its perch as the UK’s busiest construction region. Both changes are to be welcomed, says Builders’ Conference CEO Neil Edwards. April, it is said, is the kindest month; a rewa...Read More >
The BCLive contract award league table recorded nearly £5.8 billion during the month of March 2022, well ahead of the established £4.0 billion monthly benchmark. But it is the manner in which it achieved that impressive monthly total that is stirring familiar feelings of concern. Builde...Read More >
It’s the shortest month in the calendar year; it generally has the worst weather; and it often suffers from a New Year hangover. But, as Builders’ Conference CEO Neil Edwards reports, February 2022 felt like the beginning of a premature spring for the UK construction sector. The COVID-19 pandemi...Read More >
The BCLive league table ended 2021 on an unseasonal high; and it has started 2022 in similar fashion, with more than £6.2 billion in new contract awards getting the New Year of to a flying start. By Builders’ Conference CEO Neil Edwards looks back at yet another month of positivity and optimism. I...Read More >