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Galliford Try picked for 600-home Kidderminster scheme

Former NHS site to be redeveloped in six phases

7 hours ago

Construction dodges recession after output rise

1.4% new work uplift holds up third quarter construction activity

19 hours ago

Balfour strains to sign-off Midland Met hospital restart deal

Engie named for hospital estate hard FM contract as Trust sweats for December restart

22 hours ago

Rydon secures £100m London council estate rebuild

Ealing council confirms Rydon for 460-home rebuild of High Lane Estate

19 hours ago

US consultant Cumming makes another move in UK market

Cumming confident about UK market as it merges with Stoke-on-Trent-based Prosurv

22 hours ago

Crossrail delayed again until 2021 as costs rise another £650m

Project chiefs confirm more delays and cost increases

4 days ago

Chinese firm set to save British Steel in £70m deal

Industrial group Jingye to rescue Scunthorpe works where UK construction steel is produced

22 hours ago

Caddick to build £50m Wakefield industrial park

Work to start early next year on 515,000 sq ft logistics hub

1 day ago

GMI gets start date for Kirkby town centre regen

Council strikes deal with St Modwen to kick-start stalled retail scheme

23 hours ago

Skanska trials graphene enhanced super-tough blacktop

New asphalt concrete will be laid in Curbridge Oxfordshire

4 days ago

Huge losses at modular firm handed £30m of public cash

Latest accounts show £7.7m loss at ilke Homes

4 days ago

Bid races for £900m gas mains replacement programmes

Contractors called up for Scottish and southern England cast iron gas mains replacement

4 days ago

Laing O’Rourke building boss joins Kier

Liam Cummins joins Kier as group managing director of construction

5 days ago

Firms handed £18m for mini nuclear power stations

BAM Nuttall and Laing O’Rourke consortium secures cash to develop next generation plants

4 days ago

Late payment sparks mental health crisis in construction

Nine out of ten construction bosses suffering effects of late payment

5 days ago

Subcontractors wanted for North East regen schemes

United Living and Partner Construction to hold Meet the Buyer event: Register now

4 days ago

Bill Hocking to become new Galliford Try CEO

Once the deal is approved Hocking will take over as chief executive of the 3,400 staff contractor

5 days ago

Osborne to start £100m spec office scheme

Developer Native Land green lights first major commercial job

5 days ago

McAvoy raids Farrans for construction board director

Martin O’Neil joins offsite specialist’s board as contractor director

4 days ago

Labour and Tories compete over infrastructure spend pledges

Parties seek to outbid each other on ramping up infrastructure spending

5 days ago

Green light for £125m Birmingham St Paul’s quarter scheme

Galliard Homes Jewellery Quarter scheme will involve 305 homes and commercial space

5 days ago

Bovis Homes agrees £1.1bn deal for Galliford Try housing arm

Deal creates a top five house builder and strengthens Galliford Try construction balance sheet

5 days ago

Ceiling collapse injures audience at Piccadilly Theatre

Five hurt as theatre evacuated during performance of Death of a Salesman

5 days ago

Demo tear-down troubles spark scaffolding rethink

Demolition boss invents safer debris and dust protection systems

5 days ago

Derwent starts design work on next big London project

Preconstruction work starts on 300,000 sq ft Baker Street scheme

5 days ago

Persimmon spends £140m on boosting build quality

Sales drop 6% as homes handed over later in the construction cycle

5 days ago

A&H Construction wins spec Bristol industrial park

Work to start on Central Approach industrial park in New Year

6 days ago

Plans to rebuild Birmingham Perry Barr station unveiled

New bus and rail interchange will be built next to the One Stop shopping centre

5 days ago

Kayak on standby to rescue Stepnell workers at canal site

Complex construction challenges at 11 metre wide student accommodation site

6 days ago

Aecom hires BAA technical expert

Consultant creates new chief technical officer role

6 days ago

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