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’The Market Outlook for Aluminium’

by Phil Slinger – CAB Chief Executive Prices for aluminium have risen unabated during the pandemic causing price rises through the supply chain, but where will this end and will prices fall back in the future? At CAB’s recent Regional Members Meeting on the 14th October, the first presentation at the conference was given by […]

Andrew Mather joins CAB

We are delighted to announce that Andrew Mather will be joining C.A.B. on 1st December 2021 as Training and Technical Manager.  Andrew has over 27 years’ experience in the Façade, Fenestration and Construction Industry, he has held several senior positions during his working life, including Sales & Estimating Manager, Commercial Project Manager, Sales Director and […]

UK Construction Under Pressure

The UK Construction market continues its bumpy ride through 2021 with labour shortages, material shortages and escalating material prices. Despite these setbacks, the sector remains relatively buoyant for the present. The Autumn Economic Forecast from the CPA is suggesting that rising costs and contracts on labour and materials will be with us for the foreseeable […]

CAB Joins the BIM Alliance

The Council for Aluminium in Building (CAB) is delighted to announce a formal affiliation with the UK BIM Alliance. BIM has been central to the continuing digital transformation of the built environment in the UK, whilst CAB Members are at different stages of implementing BIM, we need to continue explaining the benefits of BIM to […]

’Members Day at Leeds Armouries’

It has now been two years since our last physical meeting that took place at the Imperial War Museum, Salford on the 24th October 2019. We are looking forward to welcoming our members and guests to a day of networking and discussion culminating in an evening dinner. For myself, it will be a chance to […]