The Construction Industry: What’s new?

The Construction Industry: what's new?

The Government’s main domestic focuses for 2018 include housing and infrastructure, with plans to develop and diversify the construction sector. Additional funding has been allocated to the Home Building Fund to get small housebuilders building again, with £29 million invested into the Construction Skills Fund by the Government.

We are now in the second half of 2018, meaning that we have knowledge of what the Government has invested in so far. Take a look at just some of the construction projects the Government has been investing in below.


construction industry 2018


What construction tenders are available?

The infographic above paints a positive picture of the construction sector in 2018 and going forward, making now an excellent time to look for construction tenders.

In the UK and ROI, there are many construction tender opportunities suitable for SME businesses. The construction sector is varied, including niche tenders both at local and national level. Construction tenders that are available on Supply2Gov include:

  • Bricklaying
  • Construction materials
  • Civil engineering
  • Labour services
  • Painting and decorating


How to find construction opportunities

With the Government’s commitment to supporting the growth of construction SMEs, there is no better time than the present to work with the public sector.

Locating relevant tender opportunities can be a common problem that many businesses face, and it can be especially difficult for suppliers that are new to public sector tenders.

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