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Van Elle profit warning after “challenging” quarter

Lower margin contracts drag down performance as restructuring continues

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Crooked bookkeeper stole £100k from cladding contractor

Court hears how mother and daughter used company cash to fund their lifestyles

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Kier boss leaves to become Rydon construction head

Mark Norris leaves operations director role at Kier after 13 months

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£50m stands approved for Lords cricket ground

Builder ISG to start in August on new Edrich and Compton stands

10 hours ago

Balfour boss in Brexit blast at Chancellor

Leo Quinn highlights construction’s fears in conference call with ministers

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Union demands “period dignity” on construction sites

Multiplex first contractor to sign-up with campaign for better site toilets

14 hours ago

Wates wins £90m post-Grenfell reclad job

Work to start this summer on five tower blocks at North London’s Chalcots Estate

17 hours ago

Construction forecasters bet on delayed soft Brexit

Crystal ball gazers believe UK will avoid workload fall with sluggish growth in 2019

17 hours ago

Plan for £300m Lincolnshire power station

Czech power firm plans energy from waste plant next to South Humber Bank power station

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Fitzgerald returns Bovis Homes to record profits

Margins restored and completions up 3% after 18-month turnaround

16 hours ago

Late payment bill boosts calls for project bank accounts

Second reading due as MP fights to protect subcontractors from Carillion-style collapses

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Plant hire giant Hawk falls into administration

Administrators pledge to keep kit working on site as they look for a buyer

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HS2 forces firms to use least polluting trucks and plant

Rail project raises bar to exceed London emission standards

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Watkin Jones hits record profits as pipeline grows

Firm enjoys three-year pipeline of 24 student rooms and build to rent sites

2 days ago

South Eastern Electrical went down owing £4m to suppliers

Contracts sold by administrators to associated company SEE Rail

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Carey wins £16m Stratford Waterfront civils package

Cladding and mechanical packages will come up for bid in next three months

2 days ago

Mace confirmed for £350m Paddington Cube

Erith, Keltbray, J Coffey and Getjar chase basement contract

3 days ago

Skanska Costain JV starts Euston Station HS2 demolition works

McGee will demolish two office towers over 10 months

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Forrest collapsed owing £28m to unsecured creditors

Administrator warns even secured creditor banks will lose much of £17m they are owed

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Calls grow for Carillion action one year after collapse

Trades union claims regulators have failed to do their job and calls for a criminal investigation

3 days ago

Shareholders pushing for Kier chiefs to be ousted

Investors want changes at executive team

3 days ago

McL&H lands London’s longest river pier build

Piling to start this week for Thames Royal Wharf Pier

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Kier to start £100m Ascot hospital

Construction to start on new Heatherwood Hospital

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Collinson appoints ex Willmott Dixon boss as chairman

John Frankiewicz takes up new role at Preston based construction division

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BAM Farrans JV wins £120m Great Yarmouth bridge

Work to start on lifting bridge towards the end of next year

6 days ago

Costain bags bundled A19 junction upgrades for £125m

Price agreed for North East double junction upgrades

6 days ago

Vinci go-ahead for £91m Exeter student campus

Work to start on 1,180-room student scheme at Streatham Campus

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Track worker dodges train strike by two seconds

Two night-time near misses reported in December

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Sir Robert McAlpine wins London Inner Temple revamp

June start date for Project Pegasus Treasury Building upgrade

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