Political derogation of responsibility starting to cripple local construction industry, say firms

Over two years since the collapse of the Northern Ireland Executive, local construction firms have clearly identified its absence as the major contributory factor towards their inability to grow and meet their job-creating potential. This is the key headline from the latest State of Trade Survey, for the second half of 2018, conducted by the Construction Employers Federation.

Federation comments on latest A5 development

Commenting after the Department for Infrastructure announced it would seek to get approval for the A5 Western Transport Corridor road scheme, using the provisions of the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation and Exercise of Functions) Act 2018, during 2019, Construction Employers Federation Managing Director John Armstrong said...