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5-Oct-2009A dearth of schemes reaching planning approval last year held back the value of underlying project starts (covering schemes valued at under £100M during the first half of 2009. However, the flow of new projects securing approval has picked up in recent months, with the value of the approvals during the three months to July 34% up on a year ago. This is expected to support a pick-up new projects starts during the remainder of this year.
16-Sep-2009A rise in Government-funded work and a surge in utilites projects are helping to stablise the flow of construction schemes starting on site, according to the Glenigan Index for August
20 August 2009A combination of public sector and utilities projects is helping steady the flow of construction schemes starting on site, the July Glenigan Index has reported.