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Autumn Statement 2014: Housing affordability to worsen but fret not, you can retire in a Garden City!

Jan Crosby, UK Head of Housing, KPMG comments “The OBR forecasts suggest that the average price of a house will rise by £60,000 over the next 5 years".
Modified date: 03/12/2014
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Autumn Statement 2014: Flick the switch on now to ensure the lights do not go out

Commenting on the National Infrastructure Plan 2014 report
Modified date: 03/12/2014
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Autumn Statement 2014: Warm Words and Hot Air on Devolution

City leaders across the country will be drowning their sorrows tonight after the Chancellor offered warm words but nothing of substance on devolution.
Modified date: 03/12/2014
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Autumn Statement 2014: Focus should be on fiscal devolution to close the North-South divide, says KPMG

Richard Threlfall, UK Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction at KPMG comments ahead of this week’s Autumn Statement
Modified date: 01/12/2014
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Major UK projects feature in KPMG’s Infrastructure 100 World Markets report

KPMG International’s latest Infrastructure 100: World Markets Report.
Modified date: 27/11/2014
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UK Infrastructure ambitions in jeopardy unless skills shortage addressed, says LCCI / KPMG report

With 20% more workers required to meet the pipeline of around £96 billion of construction projects in 2014-17, the London and South East is facing a major skills crisis.
Modified date: 06/11/2014
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Northern Powerhouse a step closer following Higgins HS2 phase 2 report, says KPMG

Richard Threlfall, KPMG’s UK Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction comments on the HS2 phase 2 update by Executive Chairman David Higgins
Modified date: 27/10/2014
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Cash position and margins unsustainable for the construction industry

Analysis of the largest UK construction contractors indicates that despite greater deal-flow, the financial position of many contractors remains weak
Modified date: 08/10/2014
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Confidence returns to UK construction industry, KPMG survey finds

The majority of construction companies in the UK and worldwide are confident about the growth prospects of their industry
Modified date: 07/10/2014
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KPMG announces sale of Ferguson Shipbuilders Limited

Joint Administrators of Ferguson Shipbuilders Limited, Newark Joiners Limited and Ferguson-Ailsa Limited, announce sale of the group’s business
Modified date: 06/10/2014
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Energy and transport infrastructure top list of UK project pipeline

The vast majority of UK infrastructure projects in the UK project pipeline are in the energy and transport sectors, KPMG reveals
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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Autumn Statement 2013: Development compensation pilot project

Richard Threlfall, Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction, comments on today's Autumn Statement and it's impact on the industry.
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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Autumn Statement 2013: Commitment to invest in UK infrastructure

Richard Threlfall, Head of Infrastructure, Building & Construction, comments on the Autumn Statement Announcement and the implications for industry.
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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Infrastructure and construction: 2014 will see buoyant and competitive market

Richard Threlfall, KPMG’s Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction comments on the industry outlook for 2014
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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HS2: Sir David Higgins refuses to bow to pressure

Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction, KPMG comments on the findings of the report by HS2 chairman Sir David Higgins
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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John Kjorstad to join KPMG’s Global Infrastructure practice

KPMG announced that John Kjorstad, Editor of Infrastructure Journal will join its Global Infrastructure practice as an Associate Director
Modified date: 02/10/2014
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Budget 2014: Cambridge City Deal only ‘bright spot’

Richard Threlfall, KPMG’s Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction comments on the Chancellor’s budget announcement.
Modified date: 02/10/2014
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Budget 2014: Budget has potential to give UK regions wings

Caroline Haynes comments on the Chancellor's decision to support regional airport capacity
Modified date: 02/10/2014
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2013 set to be record year for transport infrastructure deals

Deal values for global transactions of transport infrastructure assets have risen steeply since the beginning of the year
Modified date: 02/10/2014
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Financial close of Mersey Gateway project ‘big deal’

Richard Threlfall, KPMG’s Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction comments on the financial close of the Mersey Gateway project
Modified date: 01/10/2014
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Contractors take the pain now supply chain holds the whip

Richard Threlfall, KPMG UK Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction comments on the latest CIPS UK Construction PMI
Modified date: 01/10/2014
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Investments in infrastructure must be made to maintain living standards

Richard Threlfall, KPMG UK Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction, responds to the ICE’s State of the Nation report
Modified date: 01/10/2014
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Political parties must commit to create an Infrastructure Commission

Richard Threlfall, Partner & UK Head of Infrastructure, Building & Construction at KPMG, comments on the Infrastructure Commission
Modified date: 01/10/2014
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One North is welcome news for Northern economic growth

Richard Threlfall, KPMG’s UK Head of Infrastructure, Building & Construction comments the joint One North report published by an alliance of 5 cities
Modified date: 01/10/2014
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Transport projects dominate UK Government Construction Pipeline, says KPMG report

Analysis of the UK Government’s Construction Pipeline highlights that transport projects dominate construction spend at £66.2bn
Modified date: 08/09/2014
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Autumn Statement 2013: Focus should be on encouraging business investment

Richard Threlfall, UK Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction at KPMG comments ahead of this week’s Autumn Statement
Modified date: 19/08/2014
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