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Police make first arrest in Grenfell investigation

38-year-old man arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice.

14 hours ago

Fusion21 launches £1.1bn FM framework

Firms called up for procurement group’s first national FM deal

4 hours ago

900t HS2 bridge installed in 45 minutes – video

LMJV fast-tracks 45m Solihull bridge using design for manufacture and assembly

4 hours ago

Network Rail drafts in Mace for Project Alpha

Mace to help North West and Central region reliability push

4 hours ago

Go-ahead for Liverpool 650 flats and hotel scheme

Baltic Triangle Norton Point scheme will consist of three high rise blocks

4 hours ago

Green light for £1bn London hotel

Kensington Forum scheme is huge vote of confidence in capital’s hospitality sector

3 days ago

Pothole repair robot unveiled in Liverpool

University team hope AI technology will revolutionise road maintenance

3 days ago

Lone Star offer to buy McCarthy & Stone for £630m

Private equity investor swoops with recommended cash offer to buy retirement homes specialist

3 days ago

Legal & General signs construction deal with nine contractors

Southern construction partners chosen by Inspired Villages – more regions now up for grabs

3 days ago

Priti Patel snubs plea to ease controls on foreign brickies

Some big brickwork contractors warn four in five workers are EU nationals

3 days ago

Plans in for Poole quay housing and hotel scheme

Fisherman’s Dock plan for 228 flats and boutique hotel

3 days ago

McAleer & Rushe bounces back with £350m haul of orders

Spate of wins restores two-year order book to near pre-Covid levels

3 days ago

Graham signs off £161m Aberdeen hospital deal

Work to start next month of Baird Family Hospital and ANCHOR cancer centre

3 days ago

ISG starts new £50m Royal Marsden cancer centre

Oak Cancer Centre due for completion in Summer 2022

4 days ago

Vital Energi lands £6.58m energy centre deal

Specialist to build Combined Heat & Power centre on Galliford Try site

4 days ago

Causeway Donseed offers non-contact site monitoring

Facial recognition makes access control Covid safe

4 days ago

Osborne wins prelims for £1.7bn Stonehenge route

Record £35m archaeological protection and excavation deal also signed

4 days ago

Industry door and window supplier collapses

North West’s Total Glass falls into administration

4 days ago

Hill Group launches £300m London land grab

Land buying drive to boost housing pipeline in the capital

4 days ago

Mace £500m Stevenage town centre revamp approved

Mace says town centre plan is a blueprint for Government build back better ambitions

5 days ago

McAleer & Rushe wins Brixton archive and homes job

Final phase of Muse’s Lambeth Town Hall scheme gets underway

4 days ago

Alumasc and Travis Perkins see sales continue to rise

Post lockdown demand continues but commercial construction lagging other sectors

4 days ago

Big name winners confirmed for CITB management training cash

Major contractors get £2.8m towards in-house training for senior staff

5 days ago

B&K starts £70m MediaCity resi scheme

14 and 17 storey blocks will contain 280 flats for sale

5 days ago

Civils outfit Bemus heads for liquidation owing £4.6m

Founder Sean Walsh applies for creditors voluntary liquidation

5 days ago

UWE Bristol to tender 900-bed student digs

Trio of six-storey blocks to be built at Frenchay Campus.

5 days ago

Amey trials pothole repair material made from old tyres

Unique rubber-modified material may be coming to Sheffield’s roads

5 days ago

HS2 reveals low-slung viaduct designs

Northamptonshire Edgcote and Lower Thorpe viaducts designed to be unobtrusive

6 days ago

Van Elle wins HS2 ground improvement deal

Firm will vibro pile 4,000 stone columns in north west London

6 days ago

Skanska wins Bristol Temple Street office job

Work to start next month on One Portwall Square project

6 days ago

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