GRAHAM-BAM Healthcare Partnership have taken the ‘Overall Award’ for the Ulster Hospital Phase B2 Inpatient Ward Block at the 2017 Construction Excellence Awards.
In addition to the alarmingly high number of jobs lost in the construction sector during the recession, perhaps the most visible aspect of the downturn was the significant drop in both property values and new builds …
There is now a critical need for new homes to be built – from the positive impact this would have on jobs to how new housing underpins both regeneration and economic growth.
With less than 50% of new housing need having been met consistently over the last decade, there is a very urgent need to act and act now – particularly in respect of private housing.
CEF/BDO survey finds construction companies performing strongly – but with challenges on the horizon
The first Construction Employers Federation (CEF)/BDO Northern Ireland Half-Year State of Trade Survey has revealed the books were full or nearly full for two-thirds of local construction companies during the first 6 months of 2017.
Habitat for Humanity are currently promoting their Big Build 2017 and they want construction companies to get involved!