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Six chase £240m HS2 phase 2a advanced works

Advanced Civil Works is due to begin in Autumn 2022.

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Nmcn wins more time to secure rescue deal

Troubled contractor gains more time for to publish delayed results and secure refinance deal

2 days ago

Plastering boss banned for skimming accounts

Seven-year ban for director after investigation into collapse of contractor

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Lendlease construction profit rebounds to £20m

Contractor sees significant rise in activity this year

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20 tower cranes planned for HS2 Euston station job

Mace Dragados seeks tower crane suppliers amid ongoing uncertainty about scope of £2.6bn project

2 days ago

Green light for £60m Manchester surfing lagoon

TraffordCity site will be transformed into major leisure attraction by 2023

2 days ago

Britcon to build Ideal Heating HQ extension

Local contractor seals £16m deal after “rigorous competitive tender process”

2 days ago

Balfour lands latest £52m deal to ‘rewire London’

Balfour to install 200km of cables on London Power Tunnels 2 project

3 days ago

Clancy delivers strong profit growth as margin hits 4.5%

Clancy completes recovery plan with £11m pre-tax profit

3 days ago

Glasgow launches £30bn ‘Greenprint for Investment’

Green cap over M8 interchange and new city metro among 10 investment projects

3 days ago

Five in race for £1.9bn Lower Thames Crossing road deals

Shortlists unveiled for two mega civils jobs either side of UK’s longest road tunnel

4 days ago

Kier scoops £66m Twickenham sewage works upgrade

Thames Water’s third largest sewage treatment plant set for major upgrade

3 days ago

Skanska shuffles management team at Cementation

New MD at piling business which was put up for sale three years ago

3 days ago

Fusion21 plans £750m decarbonisation framework

New framework to target ‘whole building’ works on homes and schools

3 days ago

Buckingham gets start date for £60m Anfield Road Stand

Construction will continue throughout the season with completion set for 2023

4 days ago

Mace confirmed for Mayfair super prime resi scheme

29-home Audley Square scheme is being developed by Phones4U entrepreneur John Caudwell

4 days ago

BAM Nuttall wins £118m Cross Tay Link Road

Perth & Kinross Council signs £9m ECI with BAM for new bridge

4 days ago

Plans in for Birmingham Paradise hotel and office

Detailed plans in for 17-storey hotel and 180,000 sq ft green office block

5 days ago

Henry Boot site team finds letter from 1930s plasterers

Historic discovery on Heart of the City Sheffield site

4 days ago

Firms readied for £600m animal science estate race

Contractors put on alert for Animal and Plant Health Agency science estate framework

4 days ago

Blackstone plans £850m Cambridge life science park expansion

Investor plans to build 800,000 sq ft of purpose-built labs

4 days ago

Construction labour costs climb 2.8% in August

Contractors hoping end of furlough will help ease skills shortages

4 days ago

Three brickies fall through stairwell on St Modwen Homes site

House builder fined £200,000 after trio suffer serious injuries falling 2.5metres through temporary cover

5 days ago

Akela Group moves into England with new Leeds hub

Scottish civils contractor looks to boost business by 10% with move south of the border

5 days ago

Sellafield plans £3bn infrastructure delivery partnership

Morgan Sindall/Arup alliance to be replaced by three delivery partners

5 days ago

Billington cheered by big shed and infrastructure job surge

Steelwork specialist reports challenging market as main contractor clients squeezed by inflationary pressure

5 days ago

Bid race starts for £1.6bn Pagabo civils framework

New civils framework will be split into four project-size lots

6 days ago

SEGRO to start £300m futuristic food production hub

Advanced 1.8m sq ft food growing facility planned near Derby

5 days ago

First contractor fined after 316,000 HSE Covid spot checks

One prosecution so far following blitz of workplace Covid spot checks during pandemic

6 days ago

Ten fire crews tackle blaze at Hinkley

Temporary building on giant construction site goes up in flames

5 days ago

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