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[7 Feb 2014 | No Comment | ]

The UK’s construction sector picked up pace in January, despite economists predicting a poor performance for the month, lse.co.uk reports. According to research carried out by Markit Economics and the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS), the industry’s activity increased at its fastest rate since August 2007. This also marks the ninth consecutive month […]

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[29 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

Around 1,000 news jobs in architecture could be created by 2018 as demand in the sector continues to rise, bdonline.co.uk reports. These figures were released as part of the CITB’s (Construction Industry Training Board) annual Construction Skills Network (CSN) forecast. It claims that 46,370 workers will be needed to match industry demand within the next […]

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[28 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

Construction company, Lindum has opened up a new office in York, creating hundreds of new jobs for the area over the next couple of years. The new premises, operating from St. Mary’s Court in Blossom Street, adds to existing offices in Lincoln, Peterborough, Grimbsy and London. Expanding their capacity to take on new clients David […]

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[27 Sep 2012 | No Comment | ]

A small jump in construction activity has indicated that the UK is closer to growth in the industry. The construction of buildings saw a 2.2 per cent increase in July, according to reuters.com. Building levels also fell less sharply than previously thought in the second quarter – only dropping 3 per cent, rather than the […]