Construction Industry Forecast Autumn 2015

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The signs of growth in the construction industry continue to be positive despite a sharp slowdown in activity during the third quarter, leading the CPA to revise down its estimate of construction growth in 2015 to 3.6% in this latest forecast.

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The well-known environmental advantages of using timber as a construction material, coupled with the wider technical and performance benefits of products such as cross-laminated timber (CLT) and glued laminated timber (glulam), are enabling the construction industry to deliver innovative and cost effective timber buildings.

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Andrew Lawrence, Arup's Timber Specialist, discusses the potential for tall wood buildings.

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