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Balfour sells infrastructure fund management business

Sale raises $64m and “simplifies” group

3 hours ago
Lincolns Inn

Graham wins £20m Lincoln’s Inn overhaul

Work starts next month restoring and extending the grade II listed buildings

6 hours ago
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Manchester’s tallest skyscraper plan approved

Construction work on major private rented scheme set to start this Autumn

14 hours ago
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Two weeks left to be named best in construction

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11 hours ago
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Opinion: Contractors need assurances over EU workers

Construction needs to know it will have the workforce to keep Britain building

13 hours ago
HSE

Crane hire worker dies in roof plunge

Roofing firm and plant hirer fined £220,000 following skylight tragedy

9 hours ago
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McLaren sets sights on sub £10m contracts

Contractor sets up new division to target industrial and retail jobs below £10m

13 hours ago
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Four chase £96m Lincoln Eastern Bypass

Work is scheduled to start later this year on 24-month job

14 hours ago
Autumn Statement Persimmon Chancellor bricklayer

Ministers reassure house builders over million homes target

Builders report strong sales continuing despite Brexit

1 day ago
Heathrow third runway

Heathrow third runway decision on hold

Decision will not be taken until October at the very earliest

1 day ago
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Tarmac to buy 10 Hope Construction concrete plants

Breedon Aggregates merger with Hope now set for August

13 hours ago
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Green light for Ferrybridge £360m power plant

Three-year construction programme to start this autumn creating 500 jobs

2 days ago
Northern Powerhouse

Infrastructure cash key to avoiding Brexit hiatus

Civil engineers urge Government to hold nerve on infrastructure and avoid stop-start construction

2 days ago
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MPs slam smart motorway plans to lose hard shoulders

Transport committee calls for rethink on £6bn “All lane running” plans

2 days ago
Bournemouth University Health care training

Morgan Sindall bags £39.5m Bournemouth Uni project

Contractor set for University’s Faculty of Health and Social Sciences building project

2 days ago
A19 Coast Road

August start date for Tyneside triple decker roundabout

John Sisk and Lagan Construction JV will deliver innovative A19/A1058 junction upgrade

2 days ago
Birmingham International

Mott to build case for Solihull transport hub

Plan for new transport hub to connect Birmingham International with HS2 station

2 days ago
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WSP concedes defeat in bid battle for Sweett

Currie & Brown prepares to deliver cost cutting plan at Sweett

2 days ago
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Costain boasts record order book at half-year

Tendering levels remain high across main infrastructure markets

2 days ago

Plans lodged for Redrow/Wates Bicester garden town

Developers aims to build 1,500 homes in next 15 years

2 days ago
Clatterbridge cancer hospital

Green light for Laing O’Rourke Liverpool cancer hospital

Work to start in next few months on new Clatterbridge Cancer Centre

3 days ago
Nasar Malik WSP

WSP hires Atkins director for Stockport bypass

Feasibility study for the A6-M60 relief road will be led by Nasar Malik

2 days ago
Midland Metro Wolverhampton

Construction alliance formed for light rail work

Places for Colas, Barhale, Thomas Vale and Auctus as Balfour Beatty misses out

3 days ago
Watkin Jones Stratford tower

Watkin Jones £100m east London student tower approved

Work to start on Stratford tower at the end of the year despite Brexit vote

3 days ago
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Kier wants suppliers for £50m of work near Hereford

Meet the Buyer event this Thursday: Register now

3 days ago
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G F Tomlinson scoops £15.9m Nottingham Uni job

Advanced manufacturing building will be constructed at the University’s Jubilee Campus

3 days ago
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Kier wins bid race for £25m Mackintosh restoration

Kier beats rivals with “extremely competitive” bid for fire-damaged building

3 days ago
Leo Quinn Balfour Beatty

Balfour Beatty chief’s wife buys £200,000 company shares

Quinn holding in construction group rises to 0.07%

4 days ago
Willmott Dixon Partnerships

Willmott Dixon abandons sale of support services arm

Contractor decides to keep division after bidders wanted to break-up maintenance operation

4 days ago
HSE

Firm fined £550,000 after two men fall to their deaths

Couple fell through Euston roadside hoarding into building site basement

4 days ago