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A significant programme of capital investment by the government is now needed to tackle the threat of a construction recession - as revealed by the latest statistics from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) - according to the Federation of Master Builders (FMB).

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Aggregate Industries has become the first construction materials producer and supplier to achieve full national membership status of Constructing Excellence, the organisation charged with driving the change agenda in the construction industry.

BSW Timber claims to have become the first UK sawmiller to generate electricity from biomass fuel with the commissioning of a £2.5m combined heat and power (CHP) boiler at its Carlisle mill.

British Gypsum is calling on experienced plasterers across the UK to join its Certified Plasterers Scheme, which helps put homeowners in contact with reputable plasterers, following a successful trial in Nottinghamshire.

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