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30Aug91 UK: HEATING AND VENTILATING CONTRACTORS ASSOCIATION FEARS WORSE IS YET TO COME FOR THE INDUSTRY.

More than 90 per cent of heating and ventilating contractors think tender prices are not profitable.In a state of trade survey by the Heating and Ventilating Contractors Association, 51 per cent of firms which replied said prices are 'overkeen' and 40 per cent rated them 'sub-economic'.And the H and V industry is bracing itself for more bad news - other sectors of the building industry report no signs of an upturn and building services work comes late in the building process.HVCA spokesman ...

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