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Construction minister to oversee Covid vaccine rollout

Nadhim Zahawi will now focus on vaccine deployment until at least next summer

2 hours ago

Robertson on board for £150m Cardiff Bay arena

Contractor part of consortium chosen to deliver 15,000 seat arean

1 day ago

Project manager and director sentenced after dumper death

Suspended jail sentences for pair after Court hears how untrained and unsupervised worker died on site

1 day ago

Green light for Barratt 450-home Wembley Park scheme

Barratt and TfL joint venture to start second major scheme next year

2 days ago

Barhale lays foundations for £200m Barnsley revamp

Sewer diversion works to pave way for next phase of The Glass Works

2 days ago

Bouygues E&S Contracting battles to return to profit

Bouygues Energies & Services Contracting arm suffers third year of losses

2 days ago

Conlon sees strong orders for 2021

North West building contractor sees much brighter prospects ahead

2 days ago

GMI starts £10m Leeds spec office scheme

Regional office market stirs back to life as Leeds King Street scheme starts

2 days ago

Lendlease director joins Munnelly Support Services

Darren Butson brings experience of major regen schemes like Elephant Park

2 days ago

Michelmersh sees surge in brick sales

Brick maker to beat market forecasts and pay back furlough cash

2 days ago

Angle grinder explodes old petrol tank during demolition

Vapours ignite leaving construction worker with burns to 26% of his body

3 days ago

Tideway chiefs overpaid £349,000 after “admin error”

Directors to pay back incorrect awards as project makes good progress despite pandemic

4 days ago

TClarke orders soar 17% to £422m

Revenue for 2021 now set to hit £257m well above 2020 level

3 days ago

Funding deal for world’s biggest offshore wind farm

Historic deal for £6bn first two phases of Dogger Bank

3 days ago

Bidding starts in New Year for £4bn levelling up fund

Civil engineering contractors prepare for a busy 2021

3 days ago

Construction Manager of the Year crowned

Frank Connolly of Mace wins coveted prize – full list of winners

3 days ago

Hyatt to build new luxury hotel in Battersea

Major boost for capital and expanding Nine Elms development

3 days ago

Morgan Sindall lands £36m Aylesbury school job

Latest win under Southern Construction Framework

3 days ago

Chancellor lays bare staggering cost of Covid response

Pandemic spending hits £280bn and rising as economy set to recover by end of 2022

3 days ago

HS2 opens bidding for first works on phase 2a

Enabling works for Crewe to Birmingham route worth £50m

4 days ago

Balfour Beatty appoints new construction chief

Mark Bullock to replace Dean Banks as CEO of construction services

4 days ago

Wates launches zero carbon home retrofit service

Contractor targets social housing sector for high volume retrofit programme

4 days ago

Skanska joins switch to electric company cars

Company car EV First initiative starts in December

4 days ago

Willmott Dixon starts £18m Warrington science park

Work starts on Project Violet office build in Daresbury

4 days ago

Boot seals deal for Black Country logistics park

Logistics development plan for Pheonix 10 takes off

4 days ago

CITB starts sell-off of training centres

Walsall College takes over training in Birmingham

5 days ago

160-tonne bridge topples over during installation

100-metre steel bridge falls over while being transported for lifting

5 days ago

Plan for Dubai-style artificial island in Swansea Bay

Dragon-shaped artificial island to provide housing and renewable energy

5 days ago

Sisk poaches ISG data centre project chief

Andy Cook joins Sisk as UK data centre chief after seven years at ISG

5 days ago

Severfield surges through Covid

Steelwork contractor reports strong order book and inquiries

5 days ago

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