Hub’s response to the Budget statement

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has unveiled the contents of his Spring Statement in the House of Commons.

Commenting on this week’s Budget statement, Construction Innovation Hub Programme Director, Keith Waller, said:

The Chancellor’s Budget statement recognised the importance of technical training and the importance of research and development.

At the Hub, we are committed to transforming construction and the built environment to deliver a more sustainable, innovative, and productive future.

The challenges we face tomorrow are clear, our job is to develop solutions to these challenges today, and this focus on technical training and R&D will help us equip future generations with the knowledge and skills they need to continue this vital work.”