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  • International cost comparison index
    Features

    International cost comparison 2018

    2018-09-19T10:53:00Z

    Arcadis’ Will Waller analyses the 2018 Arcadis annual survey of global construction costs

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    Features

    Cost update Q2 2018

    2018-09-12T06:00:00Z

    Material and labour prices are continuing to rise, but global economic uncertainty may affect the numbers in future

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    Features

    Tracker: July 2018

    2018-09-07T06:00:00Z

    Activity, employment prospects and demand are all showing slower growth, with the cost of labour, materials shortages and financial constraints on the rise.

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    Features

    Procurement update: Offsite

    2018-08-24T06:00:00Z

    With government pushing the offsite agenda and a growing housing sector needing to access new capacity, how can clients position themselves to take advantage of the benefits of offsite construction?

  • Cranes
    News

    Output bounces back following first quarter mauling

    2018-08-10T12:33:00Z

    Repair and maintenance drives growth, ONS figures say

  • New-Work-Output-by-Sector
    Features

    Market forecast: Treading water

    2018-08-10T06:00:00Z

    The industry is still looking strong, with growth and confidence holding up, but some weaker areas are beginning to show even as supply constraints continue

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    Features

    Tracker: June 2018

    2018-08-03T06:00:00Z

    Overall activity remains strong, but those working on non-residential and civil engineering projects are starting to experience a fall in work in hand.

  • Lead times July2018
    Features

    Lead times: April-June 2018

    2018-07-17T09:34:00Z

    More packages experienced an increase in lead times than in the previous quarter, while a growing number of companies are struggling to find skilled labour as workloads increase

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    Features

    Infrastructure: the road to electric

    2018-07-10T05:00:00Z

    The motor industry is gradually shifting to electric vehicles, but the rate of adoption is highly dependent on the rollout of charging infrastructure

  • Q1-2018-New-Work-Order
    Features

    Building intelligence: Q1 2018

    2018-07-05T09:24:00Z

    Construction output in Q1 of 2018 was 3% below that of a year ago, with public housing contributing most to the fall – while private housing showed healthy growth again