Construction in the Public Sector

| December 26, 2018

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The UK construction industry remains encouragingly resilient, with the value of new construction work rising every year since 2012. With massive public investment going into infrastructure projects over the coming years and creating huge and varied supply chains, there are opportunities for every kind of contractor.

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