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26May94 UK: GOVERNMENT BACKS BID TO BOOST CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY EFFICIENCY.

A Government-backed bid to boost the efficiency of Britain's construction industry is to be set in train next month.Officials from the Department of the Environment and the Treasury are to develop a strategy to help contractors, consultants and materials producers better compete against their overseas rivals.The news comes in the wake of the White Paper on competitiveness published by the president of the Board of Trade, Michael Heseltine, on Tuesday.Discussions between the DoE and ...

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