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Firms sentenced after four killed in site excavation tragedy

Companies fined £700,000 after disaster in Norfolk

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Carillion plans job losses as rail spending cuts bite

Union vows to fight against redundancies as renewal spending falls

13 hours ago

McLaren lands £38m Brighton College sports and science centre

Contractor bags third major deal in five years with college

13 hours ago
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Balfour to close seven offices in Scotland

All operations north of the border to be directed from one new main office

15 hours ago

Cemex drivers call off strike plans

Fear of disruption to site materials deliveries subsides as pay deal struck

10 hours ago

Nine firms win places on £225m modular framework

Fusion 21 picks winners for education authorities to use

2 days ago

Winners revealed for LHC modular buildings deal

Big week for offsite as another major framework agreed

18 hours ago

Helical bullish about London office market

Developer focuses on London, Manchester and logistics sites

18 hours ago
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Tarmac poaches director from FM Conway

Surfacing boss Toby Pyper to join Tarmac next month

17 hours ago
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Private rented sector fund raises £250m

Investors pile-in to new PRS fund looking for stakes in new schemes across the country

18 hours ago
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Race starts for first £15m Brent Cross infrastructure deal

Roads and utilities work to pave way for £1.4bn shopping centre revamp

19 hours ago

Developers scale down plans for Wylfa nuclear plant

Number of construction workers needed falls to 8,500 from 10,000

2 days ago
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Facebook snub prompts refurb rethink on Oxford Street

Great Portland Estates considers more extensive revamp at Oxford House

2 days ago

McLaren lands deal to fit-out new home of the FT

Newspaper staff will have a running track on the roof of New Bracken House

3 days ago

Skanska appoints new head of building business

Katy Dowding promoted as contractor unveils management reshuffle

3 days ago

Bid race begins for £20m mega car park

Port of Southampton plans largest car storage facility yet

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MVS Group lands mechanical deal at new Spurs stadium

Midlands specialist boosts turnover and opens new North West office

2 days ago
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BAM wins £20m Sheffield school

Mercia secondary school will open late next year

3 days ago
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Sparks down tools on Skanska Crossrail sites

Electricians “cabin-up” in row over bonus pay and union recognition

3 days ago
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Renew pulls out of low pressure gas mains work

Forefront Utilities business to focus on medium pressure replacement schemes

3 days ago
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Wonky crane gets Multiplex out of a tight fix

Ingenious crane design at London’s tallest tower site

3 days ago

200 Quadrant Construction staff face restructure

L&Q to close Quadrant Construction brand in big shake-up of development activities

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Construction to start on £100m Bath resi scheme

Investment fund buys former Bath Press site

3 days ago

Three bosses jailed after fatal roof fall

Court hears how safety measures were ignored to save money

4 days ago

Property firm merges with main contractor

Wigley Building and Development will target projects up to £12m

3 days ago

Go Interiors acquires cladding specialist FGF

Deal creates £65m distribution business

3 days ago

Revamp of world’s first factory trials novel procurement

Derby Silk Mill project to test integrated project insurance

4 days ago
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Manslaughter verdict after double site death

Two Polish workers killed after site lift goes horribly wrong

4 days ago
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Bidding starts on £30m Warwick School

Work to start this summer on new King’s High school

4 days ago
UCLan Preston

Race to start in June for £26m Preston student gateway

The University of Central Lancashire is planning to build a landmark centre and new square

4 days ago

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