Infrastructure & Projects Authority and Barbour ABI

Stand Number : J1

The IPA is the government’s centre of expertise for infrastructure and major projects. We sit at the heart of government, reporting to the Cabinet Office and HM Treasury. We support the successful delivery of all types of infrastructure and major projects; ranging from railways, schools, hospitals and housing, to defence, IT and major transformation programmes.

Barbour ABI is an expert provider of market intelligence for the Built Environment sector, having a long history in helping the community to grow its business. The company was appointed by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) to provide Construction New Orders data, a key indicator of the health of the Built Environment industry for the UK economy. The firm also works with the IPA to collate, maintain and publish the UK Government’s National Infrastructure & Construction Pipeline (NICP), the forward programme for publicly-funded construction.