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Too slow. Too expensive. Too tied up with complex contractual arrangements.The picture of the UK construction industry which emerges from the last will and testament of NEDO, courtesy of consultant Clive Priestley, is none too flattering.It's also none too original - though, to be fair, Mr Priestley's interim report almost a year ago made much the same points and pre-dated similarly critical work by Stanhope, Latham and others.Where Mr Priestley's analysis scores is that it is independent ...

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