All Data articles – Page 13

  • Map of the UK
    News

    Resi stats: May 2016

    2016-07-08T07:00:00Z

    The latest figures for registrations, completions and approvals in the residential sector

  • Economics
    Features

    Infrastructure: Land regeneration for housing

    2016-07-07T06:00:00Z

    We consider the complex, multidisciplinary nature of land regeneration and how housing need and government policy are driving increased demand

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    Features

    Tracker: May 2016

    2016-06-30T06:00:00Z

    The construction activity index fell by a point in May following a brief peak in April, while individual sub-sectors enjoy mixed fortunes

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    Features

    Building intelligence: Q1 2016

    2016-06-28T11:46:00Z

    The latest figures from the Office for National Statistics show that total construction output grew over 2015, but that things are less buoyant for the first quarter of this year

  • barbour report logo
    News

    Barbour ABI's June market review is out now

    2016-06-23T11:16:00Z

    Barbour ABI’s Economic Construction Market Review for June is now available to download

  • Michael Dall
    Comment

    Some unexpected stats

    2016-06-23T06:00:00Z

    A Brexit could hamper future economic activity and not have an impact on current figures

  • Locks small
    News

    Chinese company steps up to top contractor table

    2016-06-23T06:00:00Z

    Beijing Construction enters league table after winning role on £700m residential scheme in Salford

  • RSHP’s BREEAM ‘excellent’-rated office at The Leadenhall Building, London
    Features

    Sustainability: BREEAM

    2016-06-21T14:46:00Z

    BREEAM certification is becoming an increasingly used standard requirement on city buildings. But does it pay?

  • Metals prices
    Features

    Cost update Q1 2016

    2016-06-14T07:00:00Z

    Labour cost inflation remains the primary culprit for a continued rise to building costs, but the rate at which materials costs are growing is still moderate

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    Features

    Cost model: Affordable housing

    2016-06-07T06:00:00Z

    As the UK housing crisis continues to escalate, those at the bottom of the market increasingly find themselves priced out

  • Map of the UK
    News

    Resi stats: April 2016

    2016-06-03T18:44:00Z

    The latest figures for registrations, completions and approvals in the residential sector

  • tracker-index
    Features

    Tracker: April 2016

    2016-05-31T10:22:00Z

    Activity has been increasing consistently for the past six months for the sector as a whole, with no imminent sign of a change in this pattern over the coming quarter

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    Features

    BIM: Cost vs benefits

    2016-05-24T12:14:00Z

    The industry is frequently told it must engage with building information modelling, but there is little information available on the cost versus benefit balance of integrating BIM into a construction project

  • barbour report logo
    News

    Barbour ABI's May market review is out now

    2016-05-19T10:15:00Z

    Barbour ABI’s Economic Construction Market Review for May is now available to download

  • Balfour Beatty
    News

    Balfour swoops into top place with £674m contract haul

    2016-05-18T12:29:00Z

    Contractor lands several big jobs, including £82.5m RAF training base and £160m London Underground works

  • Michael Dall
    Comment

    It’s not all doom and gloom

    2016-05-18T12:22:00Z

    A Brexit is a real economic risk but a vote to remain could see sunshine replace the gloom in the second half of the year

  • Sydney
    Features

    Global city focus: Sydney

    2016-05-12T06:00:00Z

    Sydney has a strong government with clear plans and the financing to achieve growth. Ciara Walker and Stephen Taylor from Arcadis explore Sydney’s massive investment in infrastructure to reconnect and regenerate the city

  • Tracker Index
    Features

    Tracker: March 2016

    2016-05-06T06:00:00Z

    The construction activity index returned to growth following successive decreases in January and February, but the repair and maintenance index had a poor month with a 13-point fall

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    Features

    Lead times: Jan - Mar 2016

    2016-04-25T14:37:00Z

    After a period of increase due to heavier workloads, lead times seem to be levelling off. But fit-out and finishing trades are still in hot demand

  • barbour report logo
    News

    Barbour ABI's April market review is out now

    2016-04-21T11:44:00Z

    Barbour ABI’s Economic Construction Market Review for April is now available to download