Sharp decline in some construction sectors leads to flat growth forecast for 2018

The Carillion collapse and "Beast from the East" contributed to a poor start to the year for construction, with activity forecast to remain flat for the rest of the year.

by Sarah Cosgrove
Work stopped on many projects after Carillion's collapse. Image: Flickr/Elliot Brown (CC by 2.0)
Work stopped on many projects after Carillion's collapse. Image: Flickr/Elliot Brown (CC by 2.0)

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