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The April issue of the Construction Voice is online

In this issue: the vote on EFSI in the ECON and BUDG Committees; New logo and website for EBC; simplified procedures under the CPR; Construction 2020; Public Procurement.


ECON and BUDG should accept ITRE vote in favour of energy efficiency and SMEs

On 14 April the ITRE Committee of the European Parliament voted its opinion on the European Fund for Strategic Investment (EFSI) regulation’s proposal. EBC is very satisfied with the result of the vote. In particular, the ITRE Committee added an amendment to article 5 to earmark € 5 billion for energy efficiency projects and € 5 billion for SMEs.

Latest activities


The European Commission is organising an on-line video competition to attract young talents to the construction sector. For more information click here.


22 April 2015

EuroFound meeting on representativeness of construction social dialogue, Brussels

22 & 23 April 2015 

CEN Technical Committee 33 Plenary (doors and windows), Vienna

27 May 2015

SBS General Assembly, Paris