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Future of Construction

Jun, 2015
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Summary

The construction industry contributes £92 billion a year to UK economic output and employs more than 2.1 million people. But with the global construction market forecast to grow more than 70 per cent by 2025, the sector must focus its efforts on longer-term talent acquisition, remedying its poor public image and closing the skills gap. This report explores the UK’s housing crisis, the future of digital construction, building technologies, sustainable design and London’s skyline, as well as ten construction innovations to watch

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Infographic charting the UK’s housing shortage, including the fall in housebuilding from 1960-2010, and the gap in supply and demand by region