The following are posts with the 'Contractors' tag:
4 May 2012
The National Specialist Contractors Council (NSCC) are fighting the late payment culture we are suffering at the moment. Although a historical thing, more and more businesses are going bust due to their cash flow issues. The NSCC have launched their 'Fair Payment Campaign' to highlight the issues to improve payment practices in the construction industry. With backing at the highest level, the campaign calls for proper and timely payment and the removal of retentions throughout the supply chain...
[Read on about NSCC Fair Payment Campaign]
4 May 2012
The Construction Enquirer reports that workloads are picking-up among specialist contractors as nearly half of firms reported an increase in enquiries during the first quarter of this year. The latest statistics showed that 44% of specialists enjoyed an increase in enquiries in the first quarter of 2012 - up from 32% the previous quarter. The small recovery has sparked cautious optimism among specialists with 47% of respondents anticipating an increase in workload over the next 12 months. So are...
[Read on about Work Picking Up For Specialist Contractors?]