New official figures show construction continues to perform robustly

Revisions to ONS data revises Q1 2015 while new data for April shows General Election uncertainty damaged growth before the vote

Capital Safety adds to safety portfolio with new acquisition

Procurement of Python Safety adds to Capital Safety's ability to ensure every worker at height gets home safely

House-building slump confirmed by Barbour ABI

New data suggests General Election uncertainty damaged activity in the residential sector in May, but activity expected to "bounce back"

Cost of energy efficiency measures to soar after EU ruling

VAT reduction to be removed after European Court finds UK to be in breach of VAT directive

Report claims recruitment drive and change in approach is needed to...

New report from EC Harris calls for focus on people and money to boost training and recruitment in the residential construction sector

Spending cuts fall on DECC

Government department behind the Green Deal and ECO schemes to lose œ70m from its budget

Stephens Roofing increases reach with new investment

Purchase of two vehicle-mounted boom lifts is intended to offer faster response times and boost customer confidence

New contractor representative body confirmed as Build UK

Union of NSCC and UKCG will bring together contractor members and trade associations to improve conditions across the supply chain

New home registrations drop in London as the rest of the...

As figures increase throughout almost every region of the UK, over 2,000 fewer homes were registered in London compared to 2014

Conflicting reports put construction industry activity into question

The latest report from Markit & CIPS claims output has rebounded from General Election uncertainty while Glenigan claims projects starts have dropped