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Green light for £1bn London hotel

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

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Pothole repair robot unveiled in Liverpool

University team hope AI technology will revolutionise road maintenance

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

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

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Legal & General signs construction deal with nine contractors

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

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Priti Patel snubs plea to ease controls on foreign brickies

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

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Plans in for Poole quay housing and hotel scheme

Fisherman’s Dock plan for 228 flats and boutique hotel

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

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

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Graham signs off £161m Aberdeen hospital deal

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

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ISG starts new £50m Royal Marsden cancer centre

Oak Cancer Centre due for completion in Summer 2022

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Vital Energi lands £6.58m energy centre deal

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

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Causeway Donseed offers non-contact site monitoring

Facial recognition makes access control Covid safe

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Osborne wins prelims for £1.7bn Stonehenge route

Record £35m archaeological protection and excavation deal also signed

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Industry door and window supplier collapses

North West’s Total Glass falls into administration

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Hill Group launches £300m London land grab

Land buying drive to boost housing pipeline in the capital

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Mace £500m Stevenage town centre revamp approved

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

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McAleer & Rushe wins Brixton archive and homes job

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

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Alumasc and Travis Perkins see sales continue to rise

Post lockdown demand continues but commercial construction lagging other sectors

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Big name winners confirmed for CITB management training cash

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

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B&K starts £70m MediaCity resi scheme

14 and 17 storey blocks will contain 280 flats for sale

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Civils outfit Bemus heads for liquidation owing £4.6m

Founder Sean Walsh applies for creditors voluntary liquidation

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UWE Bristol to tender 900-bed student digs

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

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Amey trials pothole repair material made from old tyres

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

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HS2 reveals low-slung viaduct designs

Northamptonshire Edgcote and Lower Thorpe viaducts designed to be unobtrusive

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Van Elle wins HS2 ground improvement deal

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

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Skanska wins Bristol Temple Street office job

Work to start next month on One Portwall Square project

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Three sisters set-up plant hire business

Finnegan sisters buy first kit after securing funding deal

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Network Rail SME spend tops £2.5bn for first time

Small and medium-sized firms account for 36% of total rail spend

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Construction fears force immediate evacuation of London estate

Inspections raise serious concerns about Berkeley-built modular housing and student blocks

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Bellway recladding costs overshadow hit from Covid

Pre-tax profit slumps 62% after £47m set aside for recladding and extra Covid costs

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Workers stunned by construction pay freeze plan

Union slams “missed opportunity” to reward workers who have continued throughout pandemic

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