NZ Building Work UP in Sept Quarter
The value of New Zealand building work gained in the September quarter, as both non-residential and residential activity increased.
Surprise Spike in Construction Activity
Construction work has spiked for a second straight quarter, far outpacing market expectations, but economists suggest the numbers could flatter to deceive.
NZ: New Dwelling Consents Falls
Building consents for new dwellings fell in September from August, in what may be a sign the market is jittery about the new government.
Christchurch Sees Slowing Construction activity
Construction activity is slowing in Christchurch, Dunedin and Hamilton and picking up in Wellington, Auckland and Queenstown, based on the RLB Crane Index.
Construction Activity Soars in July
Construction across Australia has expanded at its fastest ever pace and is now at its highest level since the Ai Group began releasing the Performance of...
Australia’s Construction Output Expands in February
A strong pick-up in house building and engineering construction has helped lift overall building activity for the first time in five months.
B.C. Construction Workforce Could See 24% Increase by 2021
B.C.’s construction workforce is forecast to increase by 24 percent, or almost 17,000 workers in the next five years, according to the latest labour market forecast...
Construction Dip Confirms Australia’s Economy Softening
Construction activity has slowed to its lowest level in nearly six years, adding to the challenges currently facing the economy.
Building Approvals Climb 17.1%
Approvals for the construction of new homes rose 17.1 per cent in January on the back of a strong recovery in high-rise construction, easily beating the...