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03Sep92 UK: CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY COUNCIL DEMANDS AN INDUSTRY RETHINK ON RESEARCH AND DESIGN SPENDING.

The UK construction industry must change its attitude to research and development to improve its service at home, its competiveness overseas and to reduce imports, said the Construction Industry Council.The CIC, the umbrella group of construction professions, claims UK expenditure on construction R and D has not kept pace with increases in other countries. In a policy statement - Building Research and Postgraduate Education - the CIC calls on the industry to give greater recognition ...

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