RICS blames Brexit uncertainty for slowing growth
Latest quarterly workload report form chartered surveyors indicates that construction workloads in the UK continue to rise, albeit at a slower rate than previously seen in the past three years.
Barratt managing director arrested in bribery investigation
House-builder Barratt Developments has suspended Alastair Baird, its managing director for London, following his arrest in a corruption investigation.
Contractor fined £100k for site hoarding failure
A Cambridge construction company has been fined £100,000 after temporary hoarding from one of its sites fell onto a passer-by walking along the high street.
Consumer demand for building work holds steady
The first survey of master builders since the EU referendum shows that their workloads have continued to rise, albeit at a slower pace.
Amey trials flood sensors in gullies
Amey is trialling the use of sensors in gullies in Hampshire to prevent roads flooding.