Construction output rebounds in 2015

Markit/CIPS PMI grows from December low point, but January output remains lower than previous year

Saint-Gobain runs into brick wall of Sika support

European deal continues to intensify as Sika's board draws support from 40% of share capital as family owners' privileges are removed

Continued growth for construction industry despite medium-term uncertainty

CPA Forecast suggests commercial and infrastructure projects will offset reduction in house-building activity

Housing registrations increase as detached homes return

NHBC figures for 2014 show 9% boost to new home volumes, with house-builders suggesting a move away from first-time buyers

Labour unveils new Help to Build policy as Conservatives answer accusations

Measures to help fund SME builders while fast tracking smaller sites and ensuring land is available among new plans as house-building industry prepares for possible end to Help toBuy

Russell Roof Tiles joins forces with solar PV supplier

Move to integrate concrete tiles with in-roof system from Romag designed to meet green market demands

Ploughcroft offers a “Yorkshire first” to the public

Redevelopment of two ?heritage' homes with up-to-date energy efficiency measures leads to potential savings for homeowners

Donaldson Timber Engineering launches new branch for the New Year

Warrington Branch opened in January 2015 and will focus on the manufacture and supply of roof trusses

Construction resurgence to create over 200,000 jobs by 2019

CITB report forecasts average employment growth of 8,000 jobs per year as nationwide output grows by an annual rate of 2.9%

Cembrit upgrades South Wales depot

New reception, an expanded warehouse area, and increased staff are some of the improvements made to Llandow depot