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Potash mine cash crisis forces construction slowdown

Developer has six months of cash left for construction

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Balfour and Vinci JV signs £1bn HS2 station deal

Contract awarded while procurement challenge continues

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Third contractor to finish jinxed school job

Local contractor Feltham Construction to complete Newbury school project

5 hours ago

Aberdeen hospital project cost review as price soars

Graham final tender price reported to be 20% above original cost estimate

6 hours ago

Sisk confirmed for £70m York Central civils

Firm will work up designs for a bridge, spine road and National Rail Museum rail link

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Aldi plans new supermarket every week

840-store network to be expanded to 1,200 by 2025

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Morrison to build £63m innovation hub in Kilmarnock

HALO to be build business centre on former home of Johnnie Walker whisky

1 day ago

Shapps halts woodland clearance during HS2 review

Transport secretary says woodland removal must wait for Oakervee review outcome

23 hours ago

£800m Fawley oil refinery expansion to start this year

Ultra-low sulphur diesel plant will employ 800 during construction

23 hours ago

Watkin Jones gets go-ahead for Leicester waterside scheme

Mixed student and rental flats scheme at Bath Lane approved

1 day ago

Dermot Clancy dies in tractor accident

Clancy Group joint chairman died at his home last Tuesday

2 days ago

Osborne chief operating officer exits

Rennie Chadwick departs as 16 jobs axed in Osborne streamlining

1 day ago

McLaren confirms £190m luxury London resi deal

Main works to start early next year after Erith clears Fitzrovia site

1 day ago

Crossrail sparks in pay row as more workers flood Bond Street

Overtime rates of up to £67.50 an hour being offered to entice new electricians

1 day ago

Byrne back to profit after London tower orders

Multiplex skyscraper projects turnaround fortunes of framework specialist

2 days ago

Roofer killed in scaffold ladder fall

Court hears how scaffolding was erected by unqualified worker

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World’s largest crane powers up at Hinkley Point

250m-tall Big Carl will be on site for four years

4 days ago

Buckingham Group turnover tops £500m for first time

Firm enjoys record orders of £730m from growth stadium work

4 days ago

NHS bid document blunder delays £150m Edinburgh hospital

Multiplex hospital job delayed for over a year and expected to cost extra £90m

5 days ago

Vanishing M&E specialist goes into administration

Holmes Metrotech goes under after sudden departure from Willmott Dixon site

4 days ago

Hunt starts for £1.5bn ID Manchester district developer

Manchester Uni opens international competition for innovation quarter

4 days ago

Battersea Power Station secures £600m for Phase 3

Funding deal for Sir Robert McAlpine to progress Electric Boulevard

5 days ago

VolkerStevin and Boskalis JV lands £100m sea defence deal

Work on Southsea Coastal Scheme scheduled to start next spring

5 days ago

B&K wins phase one of £80m Leicester space park

Leicester University is funding the National Space Park research centre

5 days ago

Galliford Try Construction set to gain £150m cash reserve

Standalone contractor would be recapitalised from Bovis deal proceeds

5 days ago

£300m A1 widening around Gateshead goes in for planning

Delayed A1 Newcastle Gateshead Western Bypass advances for late 2020 start

5 days ago

Redrow to start two major London build to rent schemes

513 build to rent homes will be delivered in Colindale and Southall

5 days ago

PDR Construction fined £225,000 for KFC roof fall

Court hears how worker broke back while building new drive-thru restaurant

5 days ago

Encon targets infrastructure with new construction products arm

New division supplying contractors headed by ex-SIG directors

5 days ago

Construction direct employment deal signed across London

All building work for Greater London Authority will now have to comply with Unite Construction Charter

6 days ago

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