Posts from ‘March, 2009’

Civils Up While Construction Overall Continues to Stuggle

As if any further confirmation were needed, the latest figures from Glenigan show that while the construction sector as a whole is truly suffering in the recession, Civils projects are substantially bucking that trend with an amazing 39% uplift in project starts compared to this time last year. That is very encouraging news, especially when [...]

High Speed Rail Debate Hots Up

Have you noticed the way High Speed Rail is being kicked around between the political parties? Conservative shadow transport minister Theresa Villiers outlined her party’s growing commitment to high speed rail at Civils last year. Click here for the blog post. More recently she’s been attacking the shadowy nature of Labour’s commitment to High Speed [...]