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Construction nearly double size of official figures

Industry’s real vital statistics put it above manufacturing

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Eye-catching Newcastle office plan

Ribbon-like office scheme will be built near the Gateshead Millennium Bridge

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Contractor rethink on delayed smart motorway jobs

Fears grow Costain and Galliford Try’s north west smart motorway projects will be rebid

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Grosvenor’s £500m London build to rent scheme approved

1,500-home rental scheme to be built at former Bermondsey biscuit factory

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Harry Fairclough Construction ceases trading after 120 years

150 staff made redundant at Warrington contractor

3 days ago

Gilbert-Ash wins £26m Brunel Uni job

New teaching block to be built at Uxbridge campus

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L&Q names new line-up of facade specialists

Bid races start for mechanical and electrical specialists

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Sisk wins £21.5m deal to upgrade Leeds Corn Exchange area

Work to start in June on improving transport routes

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Strucktor lands M&E package at £460m Raffles hotel

Specialist bags major win from Ardmore on Whitehall conversion job

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Construction work stops on another Elliot Group tower

Work suspended on £70m The Residence in Salford

4 days ago

Costain Welsh road job £100m over budget and two years late

Row simmers with Welsh Government about liabilities for cost overruns

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London super sewer passes halfway point

Two further TBMs to be launched this year for east part of 25km drive

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Entire facade of wind damaged tower to be strengthened

Major remedial programme planned after three cladding panels blown-off

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BAM trading steady after second half uplift

Rise in profit at BAM Construction offsets fall at BAM Nuttall civils arm

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Plan in for £30m East London ice rink

Twin pad ice skating centre will be biggest in southern England

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Winvic starts £43m Milton Keynes rental flats tower

Aubrey Place will rise to 18 storeys around a H-shaped footprint

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One million homes with planning permission not built

Council chiefs claim figures show ‘the planning system is not a barrier to house building”

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Morgan Sindall profit jumps as revenue tops £3bn

Construction margin edges up to 2.2% in bumper year

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Laing O’Rourke nets £500m Everton stadium

Work to start later this year on Bramley-Moore Dock stadium

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Scotland’s Whyte Crane Hire collapses

11 jobs axed as family-owned mobile crane specialist calls in administrators

5 days ago

Plans go in for HS2 Old Oak Station

Start of construction at HS2’s London super-hub moves a step closer

5 days ago

Opinion: New immigration rules are unworkable on site

Points based system will create severe shortages and is dismissive of construction trades

5 days ago

New minister for HS2 named

Lancashire MP Andrew Stephenson to oversee HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail

5 days ago

Plans unveiled for new £150m film studio in Reading

US giant Blackhall Studios keen to invest in the UK

5 days ago

Government cuts flow of EU construction workers

New points based immigration system means end to free movement of labour to sites

6 days ago

Facade panels blown off 33-storey Manchester tower

Caddick Construction and cladding contractor carrying out checks on building

6 days ago

New Museum of London enabling works to cost £40m

Bidders day planned for complex enabling and structural work package

6 days ago

Summer start for 350-flat Nottingham scheme

9-storey block to be built next to Nottingham station

6 days ago

Millwall FC reveal new stadium plan

Plan for phased expansion of the Den with upper stand tiers

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