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Stepnell lifts Covid pay cuts two weeks early

Family owned contractor returns to pre-pandemic salaries

8 hours ago

Laing O’Rourke office staff to face temperature checks

Contractor rolls out site screening initiative ahead of white collar workers return

9 hours ago

Delay confirmed for “cash flow chaos” VAT change

Domestic reverse charge plan put back to March 2021

12 hours ago

BAM signs first university pain-gain share alliance deal

£220m Sheffield Hallam alliance includes designers and FM contractor

16 hours ago

Willmott Dixon praises staff and supply chain for Covid response

Contractor made 2.5% profit margin in 2019 providing strong platform for pandemic challenges

15 hours ago

TfL picks consultants for £500m project framework

Costain, Mace and Lendlease feature among big multi-disciplinary firms

15 hours ago

SES Engineering Services MD steps down

Jason Knights to leave Wates, once successor found

1 day ago

Government protects trade credit insurance cover

£10bn guarantee to stop the market seizing up

1 day ago

Construction occupational health scheme to close

Owner B&CE pulls plug on Constructing Better Health

15 hours ago

Buyers report downturn easing after April Covid carnage

Supply chain disruptions still hampering reopened sites

2 days ago

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Leeds civil engineering contractor collapses

Athena Civil Engineering placed into administration

2 days ago

Barhale back in profit after problem contracts loss

Civils giant bounces back after tunnelling issues on aqueduct scheme contribute to £15m loss

2 days ago

Coronavirus disruption tips Van Elle into the red

Former Galliford Try finance director to become chairman of piling specialist

2 days ago

£300m to kick-start three major London schemes

Infrastructure funding for 20,0000 homes at Brent Cross, Silvertown and Barking Riverside

2 days ago

JRL Group names new civils MD

Matt Love to lead £18m specialist piling business

2 days ago

HB Reavis acquires prime Shoreditch site

Construction to start next year on latest workplace scheme

2 days ago

Premier Inn restarts construction work on 35 sites

Hotel giant committed to long term expansion plans

2 days ago

London £130m Old Kent Road scheme approved

Work to start early next year at former Carpetright warehouse

2 days ago

Plans go in for 42 acre London food market

Billingsgate, Spitalfields and Smithfield to get a new home in Dagenham

2 days ago

Kier Highways and Seddon reinstated to Prompt Payment Code

Contractors now keeping to pledge to pay 95% of suppliers within 60 days

3 days ago

Leading brick makers to axe 600 jobs

Ibstock and Forterra restructure businesses to meet forecast fall in demand

3 days ago

London fit-out firm Square Metre in administration

Fifty jobs cut as lockdown tips £32m fit-out firm over the edge

3 days ago

Last webinar for contractors interested in £600m plant

Final procurement information event before OJEU notice next month

3 days ago

Offsite system to cut staircase construction times by 80%

New integrated balustrade system added before precast stairs lifted into place on site

3 days ago

Arup bags job to re-open Cardiff city centre

Arup plans to improve public spaces, repurposed streets and digital infrastructure

3 days ago

Hard-hat mounted cough guard will help protect site workers

New product from JSP will help keep sites safe

3 days ago

Balfour Beatty to start £355m Hull A63 scheme

All systems go for delayed Castle Street upgrade to transform Hull

4 days ago

Contractors face data danger fighting covid contract disputes

Redundancies could see project knowledge lost

4 days ago

Mace bags role on £39bn Northern Powerhouse Rail plan

Firm takes lead on project controls, project, stakeholder and commercial management

4 days ago

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