(c) Scottish Construction Now
In Insider today:
‘Scottish SMEs in the construction sector enjoyed strong growth in the second quarter of 2018, despite significant adverse pressures, according to a survey from the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) Scotland. The latest FMB State of Trade Survey shows that the performance of SMEs rose strongly by 17 percentage points to +24 per cent in the survey’s main indicator which measures workloads, enquiries and expected workloads. The workloads for SME builders rose, with the proportion of firms that reported growing compared to Q1 2018 – up to 41% from 31%’.
Needless to say, this isn’t the only good business news recently featured here but not ‘there’. See:
Douglas Fraser doesn’t seem to be saving these up for one big cheery special.