North West construction, onwards and upwards? Read our regional focus report.

Gleeds latest regional focus report explores the construction market outlook for the North West of England.

Construction output in the region has increased, with approximately 10% growth from 2013 to 2014. This trend shall continue in the first half of 2015.

This surge in activity is reflected across most sectors; high calibre schemes within infrastructure, nuclear power, commercial and education will keep on fuelling the opportunities in the region.

Skills shortages plus lengthy delivery periods for materials might restrict the confident mood for 2015.