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December is always a slow month for construction contract awards; and in 2020, the prospects were made worse by a resurgence of COVID-19 that resulted in further restrictions; and by the final completion of Brexit negotiations. What happened next from research carried out by Builders’ Conference confounded...Read More >
UK construction’s refusal to give up in the face of seemingly overwhelming odds is as surprising as it is admirable. Builders’ Conference CEO Neil Edwards reports on another impressive month of construction contract awards researched by Builders’ Conference in a sector that just refuses to lie ...Read More >
The UK construction industry soldiered on through the first COVID-19 lockdown. Now, as the shutters come down for a second time, it looks set to do the same again. Builders’ Conference CEO Neil Edwards reflects on another positive month for an industry that refuses to admit defeat (all research...Read More >
The UK construction industry was charged with keeping the economic wheels turning during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, as a second wave takes hold, the sector’s preparedness is paying dividends as evidenced by another superb month for new contract awards activity. Builders' Confernce CEO Ne...Read More >