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17

Jan 2020
Croatia’s building permits rise in November

Permits requested for civil engineering works soared over 40%

17

Jan 2020
Brazil: Maringa establishes new legislation to boost building permits

Current waiting list has over 7,000 entries

16

Jan 2020
Pakistan: Government invests USD 160 million in construction sector

The government had agreed to grant the construction sector an “industry” status

15

Jan 2020
US scientists develop “living cement”

The material is able to repair cracks on its surface

15

Jan 2020
Ban on quarrying pressures Karnataka's building industry

The sector was highly dependent on stone extraction for the production of M-sand

14

Jan 2020
British building sector remains positive on Brexit prospects

While some think exiting the E.U will have a positive impact, others believe it will have no effect at all

14

Jan 2020
Ecuador’s building industry hopes for more public investment in 2020

Public housing program delivered much fewer units than initially stipulated

14

Jan 2020
Building permits reach new record high in Québec

Total value topped USD 300 million

13

Jan 2020
Growth in UK construction sector hits fastest pace in a year

Private housebuilding provided a much necessary boost  ...

10

Jan 2020
Construction demand in Singapore to remain robust in 2020

Both private and public sectors demand to grow over SGD 10 billion

09

Jan 2020
São Paulo’s construction costs remain stable in December 2019

Building materials’ average prices climbed marginally  ...

08

Jan 2020
Cambodia: Prices of construction materials imports surge 50% in 2019

Cement import values topped USD 100 million

08

Jan 2020
Australia’s construction index reaches six-year low

House building was, once again, the best performing sector  ...

08

Jan 2020
Brazilian construction sector to grow in 2020

The self-construction and reform segments will continue to lead the industry’s recovery

07

Jan 2020
Production in Hungary’s building sector soars over 25% in 2019

The outlook remains promising

07

Jan 2020
Portugal: Residential building permits increase in January-October 2019

Cement consumption over the period neared 3 million tons

07

Jan 2020
CW Summit Americas 2020 to focus on strategies, challenges and opportunities for the building materials industry

Leading global and multi-industry advisory, research and business intelligence boutique CW Group is pleased to host another edition of the successful and benchmark industry event, CW Summit Americas.

07

Jan 2020
Wood construction grows in Brazil

The material is seen as a sustainable alternative to other building materials  ...

06

Jan 2020
Jammu and Kashmir government lifts toll fees for building materials

Materials will now be available at lower prices

06

Jan 2020
Engineer converts Gaza waste into building materials

Bricks generated from waste ash are lighter when compared to average ones

06

Jan 2020
Costa Rica’s CRDC transforming plastic waste into building materials

Project sought to utilize unmanaged plastic waste stream to produce quality products

06

Jan 2020
Azerbaijan: Building materials production rises in 2019

Construction lime output in January-November surpassed 40 thousand tons

06

Jan 2020
New building materials mini-industries to be established in Cuba

Projects seek to improve fuel savings on transport of materials

03

Jan 2020
Downturn in U.K building industry expands in December

Nation’s PMI has fallen below 45 points

03

Jan 2020
France: Building materials demand to decline by 2050, ADEME says

Use of materials in the housing sector to decrease due to construction slowdown

02

Jan 2020
Lack of skilled workers pressures Philippine building industry

Final version of the Comprehensive Tax Reform Program soon to be approved by Congress still worries contractors

02

Jan 2020
Puma group to establish building materials lab in Córdoba

Company seeks to complement its existing construction innovation facilities

02

Jan 2020
Spain: Extremadura to develop houses using recycled materials

Initiative plans to construct over 20 buildings through the LIFE ReNatural NZEB project  ...

20

Dec 2019
Solidia Technologies develops low water-content cement

Product requires no steam to cure, lowering its energy and water footprint

20

Dec 2019
Spanish construction sector grows twice as much versus European average

However, a slowdown is expected for the near future

19

Dec 2019
U.S housing construction to grow in 2020

Residential starts surged during November 2019

19

Dec 2019
U.K: Boris Johnson planning construction sector reforms for 2020

New rules to be implemented as early as January

19

Dec 2019
Drones to be used for heavy lifting at construction sites

New equipment capable of carrying loads over 200 kilograms

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