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05May94 UK: ANOTHER BOOM ON THE WAY?

Only whisper it, but are we heading for another boom? And does that mean another bust will be following shortly behind?As in the mid 1980s, London and the South is leading the industry out of recession, according to Glenigan's latest figures. The region's first quarter figure for main contract awards is just over £2.9 billion, the highest for any quarter since we started collecting statistics at the end of 1990, and two-and-a-half times the total for the same period last year.The ...

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