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Carillion bosses could be landed with pension bill

Pension regulator could go after Carillion’s former directors “for everything they’ve got”

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Lovell wins first homes in Liverpool’s 10,000 new-build plan

Liverpool council-owned Foundations awards £14m first housing scheme

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£1.4bn Brent Cross extension hit by delay

Work start delayed until January 2019

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Runaway rail maintenance vehicle at Bradford station

Machine operator and controller run after runaway vehicle to warn others

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Inland Homes to start Bournemouth hotel and flats scheme

Demolition of Wessex Hotel underway for new three-block West Cliff scheme

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Pressure mounts on Government to protect subcontractors

Post Carillion call grows for less procurement power in the hands of giant contractors

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Contest for radical rethink of rail footbridge design

Network Rail challenges engineers and architects to design the next generation of structures

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Housing association L&Q picks groundworks partners

Four firms selected to deliver groundworks in Home Counties area

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Electrician slashes wrist with chop saw

HSE urges contractors to maintain equipment after faulty guard blamed for injury

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New site for suppliers and buyers will showcase their products, services and latest stories

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Bristol Arena builder confirms project will be on budget

Crunch meeting to decide fate of stalled Arena project in two weeks

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Galliford Try snaps up sites as Bouygues exits low rise housing

Partnerships arm will deliver more than 200 council and private sale homes in Wolverhampton

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Mobile app means contractors can match paint in seconds

London contractor Lucas launches device to revolutionise trade decorating industry

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Murphy makes switch to cleaner fuel on HS2 site

Contractor becomes first firm to switch to greener alternative to diesel

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Brighton Uni starts £20m academic building bid race

Six-floor building will be located next to the Preston barracks redevelopment site

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Speller Metcalfe wants to meet new subcontractors

Contractor keen to talk to new suppliers across Cardiff: Register now

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Contractor fined over unsafe fleet of cherry pickers

HSE investigation finds lack of maintenance regime

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Gary Neville £200m Manchester tower gets the final nod

39-storey Deansgate skyscraper complex will be home to a 5-star hotel, luxury flats and offices

4 days ago

Thames Tideway TBMs placed for big drive

Tunnelling to start later this year on 12km central section – picture special

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Network Rail bans retentions to support supply chain

CP6 overhaul sees switch to project bank accounts with Tier 1 firms told to pay in 28 days

5 days ago

ISG clinches £34m Twickenham campus scheme

Firm to deliver 160,000 sq ft teaching block for Richmond upon Thames College

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HB Reavis raids Argent for major Waterloo scheme boss

Joe Martin joins as UK construction director for 1m sq ft Elizabeth House job

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Scotland to require sprinklers in all new social housing

Sprinklers to be compulsory in all social housing of over 10 people

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Perfect Circle wins £300m Bristol Uni campus

AECOM, Gleeds and Pick Everard JV signed up for Temple Quarter Enterprise Campus

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Single alliance plan for all smart motorways work

Highways England floats radical alliancing plan using three main contractors

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Berkeley Group warns profits to drop 30% next year

London house builder’s profit hits high water mark of £935m

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£400m north west small projects framework launched

Procure North West (Lite) framework to cover projects up to £1m and M&E work

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More than half of construction workers in London from EU

Brexit alarm over Capital’s reliance on foreign labour

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Severfield margins restored to 8% target

Steelwork contractor’s profit rises by nearly 20% to £23.5m

5 days ago

Galliford Try bags £45m Leeds Beckett sports research hub

Demolition to start next month at the Headingley campus

6 days ago

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