Commissions for architects continue to rise
The building contract value of orders received by architects rose by just over 37 percent on average in the first half of 2014. These orders also helped push up turnover of architects’ bureaus,...
Slump in orders new architectural projects in 2009
The total building sum of new orders for architectural firms in 2009 was more than 41 percent down on 2008.
Base shift for index series
The present index series are generally based on 2005 = 100. To keep these index series up to date, a base shift is introduced every fives years. In 2013 the base year 2005 will be replaced by base...
More new orders for architectural projects
After many years of decline, architects have received more new orders in 2010.
Sustained slump in new design orders
The overall value of new design orders for architectural projects slumped by nearly 15 percent in 2012 relative to 2011. The current value of the building sum is nearly 70 percent below the level of...
Architects' commissions continue to fall
The construction value of new commissions for architects fell substantially again in the second quarter of 2011.
Small building companies least affected by economic crisis
In the first nine months of 2012, the construction sector faced 6 percent turnover loss. The sector lost 15 percent of its turnover compared to record year 2008. Small building companies were least...