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M&E specialist “vanishes” from Willmott Dixon hotel job

Holmes Metrotech leaves subcontractors with unpaid bills

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Seddon suffers £3.4m construction loss

North West builder latest to be hit by challenging market

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Liverpool FC raises ambition for new Anfield stand

Plan ditched for 4,000-seat added capacity Anfield Road stand in favour of more ambitious scheme

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Worker killed on £40m shopping centre site

Tragedy at Glasgow McAlpine site

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Portsmouth sounds out industry for £1.3bn scheme

44ha Tipner Peninsula scheme will create a 4,000-home waterfront community

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Architects stop hiring as market jitters bite

RIBA research highlights “quiet and challenging” market

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Altrad scaffolders set to strike at Drax power station

Workers vote for stoppages over pay and conditions dispute

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BAM UK profits slide in first half of 2019

Margin squeezed to 1.8% from 2.8% a year ago

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Birmingham seeks highways firm to step in for Amey

Temporary stand-in highways contractor to deliver £85m work programme to July 2021

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HS2 review to decide if construction should continue

Decision on future of project due this autumn

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Structure Tone lands £60m office revamp for ad giant WPP

Extensive upgrade of Southwark office includes recladding and extensions

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Barrett Steel buys Parker site from administrators

Shoreham deal saves 50 jobs and expands Barrett’s network to 50 locations

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First modular council homes in Cardiff approved

Wates Living to deliver homes as part of a 600 council homes partnership

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Miller on course for 4,000 homes by 2021

House builder to open Teesside office, 18 months after setting up in the West Midlands

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Willmott Dixon wins £14m Brighton Met college job

New college for digital and creative industries to be built at Pelham Street site

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Costain margin up to 4% despite fall in profits

Pre-tax profit more than halved after £10m roof repair bill for Diamond Synchrotron

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Carey Group CEO steps down

Denis Deacy’s role to be taken on by Tommy Carey and Jason Carey

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Private equity firm buys cladding specialist

EAG plans to expand its pre-construction team to bid for more work

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£700m funding bid for 16 northern road projects

Transport for North calls on Chancellor to back ready-to-go schemes

3 days ago

First JCB electric mini diggers start arriving on site

Willow Hire and Lynch take first zero emission excavators

3 days ago

Graham to start Liverpool flyovers demolition next month

Complex dismantling of Churchill Way flyovers to cost nearly £7m

3 days ago

Private equity firm snaps up roofing supplier Marley

Belgian materials giant Etex sells Staffordshire-based roofing specialist employing 600 staff

3 days ago

Jacobs to buy John Wood nuclear arm for £250m

More than 2,000 staff to transfer to Jacobs in major UK nuclear take-over

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Creditors blast Britain’s oldest building company

Firms owed cash demand answers after Durtnell strikes debt repayment deal with some suppliers

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Persimmon calls in independent site quality enforcers

New construction quality checkers will vet trade contractor delivery independent from site management teams

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Crossrail enters its “most challenging phase”

Contractor productivity a “main area of programme risk and uncertainty.”

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Shaylor collapse hits trade contractors for £19m

Directors Stephen and Ritchie Shaylor listed among major creditors

4 days ago

City planners tighten rules to avoid tower downdraughts

Skyscrapers will now be designed with pedestrian and cyclist safety in mind

3 days ago

Failed piling firm Aspin auctions off plant fleet

More than 600 pieces of kit expected to raise over £2m

3 days ago

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