All Data articles – Page 4

  • Tracker index
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    Tracker: October 2018

    2018-12-04T06:00:00Z

    Civil engineering activity built further on its September gains after four months of decline, while non‑residental was the only sector in which activity failed to grow last month

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    Market forecast: Past the peak

    2018-11-15T07:00:00Z

    The initial market reaction to the Brexit vote was muted, with output soon recovering strongly, but the trend seems likely to have turned, just as our exit from the EU is imminent. Michael Hubbard of Aecom reports

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    Tracker: September 2018

    2018-10-30T11:37:00Z

    Civil engineering activity finally returned to growth in September, after four months of contraction, while the other sectors stayed steady

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    The future of offices

    2018-10-23T11:15:00Z

    Values in the workplace are changing, which in turn means that what occupiers want from an office building is also evolving rapidly

  • Lead times July2018
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    Lead times: July-September 2018

    2018-10-15T12:19:00Z

    With workload and enquiries remaining level, lead times stayed steady for all except two packages – both were driven higher by pressure on design and manufacturing resources

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    Building intelligence: Q2 2018

    2018-10-05T06:00:00Z

    Construction output in the second quarter of 2018 rose by 1% compared with last year, but most sectors seem to be feeling the growing uncertainty around Brexit

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    Tracker: August 2018

    2018-10-04T06:00:00Z

    Activity indices rose in August for all sectors except civil engineering, which hit its lowest level for six months

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    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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    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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    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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    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?

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    Output bounces back following first quarter mauling

    2018-08-10T12:33:00Z

    Repair and maintenance drives growth, ONS figures say

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    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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    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.

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    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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    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

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    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

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    Tracker: May 2018

    2018-07-03T16:46:00Z

    Overall activity levels slipped closer to the no-growth point, although repairs and maintenance were up. New orders kept on growing strongly, but new enquiries less so.

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    Cost update Q1 2018

    2018-06-15T06:00:00Z

    Costs continue to rise steadily, as a result of ongoing domestic demand for materials and labour

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    Tracker: April 2018

    2018-05-31T06:24:00Z

    Activity increased across all sectors compared with March, and most of all in civil engineering. Tender prices are also still on the rise, but new orders are growing more slowly