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160-tonne bridge topples over during installation

100-metre steel bridge falls over while being transported for lifting

2 hours ago

Sisk poaches ISG data centre project chief

Andy Cook joins Sisk as UK data centre chief after seven years at ISG

4 hours ago

£27m Ronaldo hotel gets go-ahead in Manchester

Tendering to start for construction to kick-off next October

5 hours ago

Firms invited to bid for £12bn of HS2 work – list

4-day virtual meet the contractor event starts today

9 hours ago

Inland lines-up another 1,650 homes

Construction pipeline expands with series of new schemes

6 hours ago

Goodwin’s Construction goes under

Manchester building contractor felled by coronavirus project delays

10 hours ago

Five in race for £465m HS2 lift and escalator deals

Around 160 lifts and 130 escalators will be installed across four stations

7 hours ago

Seddon takes £25m revenue hit from Covid impact

Bolton-based construction group cuts headcount by 7% in streamlining

10 hours ago

HE Simm sets up Integrated Services arm for growth

New division, which offers consultancy to aftercare services, targets £30m revenue

9 hours ago

London office construction “in state of suspension”

Covid causes construction to drop by 50% and shift towards refurbishment schemes

9 hours ago

Severn Trent awards £400m wastewater contract

Customer Solutions Plus JV of Network Plus and Sapphire Utility Solutions lands deal

3 days ago

Unite buys London site for £150m student scheme

Travis Perkins depot in Paddington snapped up for 800-bed scheme

3 days ago

£85m London ‘greening’ office expansion approved

170,000 Barbican office expansion and refit out to tender

3 days ago

Costain appoints new finance chief

Helen Willis joins contractor from banknote printer De La Rue

3 days ago
Moda great charles street neighbourhood

Moda gets go-ahead for £260m Birmingham tower

722 rental flats Jewellery Quarter scheme gains planning

4 days ago

Northern leaders set out big rail upgrade plan

Plan to start rail upgrades and construction in 2024 sent to Government

4 days ago

Modular specialist ilke Homes lands biggest job to date

227 homes to be built offsite after major land deal with Anderson Group

3 days ago

Developer jailed for “repeated deceit and dishonesty”

Court hears catalogue of misconduct by London residential developer

4 days ago

Plans in for 1,200-home Manchester Gasworks scheme

Gasworks new town to be delivered in four phases over 10 years

4 days ago

Laing O’Rourke lands £195m zero carbon office job

Landsec appoints contractor for Timber Square development in London

4 days ago

JCB launches electric telehandler and dumper

Stand-alone rapid charger unit also unveiled to support E-Tech range

5 days ago

£170m deal signed for Meridian Water infrastructure

BAM Nuttall, Vinci and VolkerFitzpatrick to start next Autumn

5 days ago

Shocking videos highlight risk to road workers from drivers

Highways England releases CCTV footage from sites

5 days ago

Berkeley kicks off £1bn West Ham housing scheme

Tendering underway for groundworks and concrete frame packages

4 days ago

Balfour wins £47m job to build Peterhead substation

Work to start on large 400kV substation to secure power supplies in North EastScotland.

4 days ago

Construction’s most considerate companies revealed

Top contractors and suppliers recognised at virtual awards ceremony: Full details

4 days ago

Translink looking for development partner on £380m scheme

Virtual market engagement event to be held later this month

5 days ago

Keller to streamline European headquarters in rejig

Ground engineering contractor reorgnises to create a standalone Europe business

4 days ago

Government £12bn climate plan backs mini nuclear

10-point Government green plan to be unveiled today

5 days ago

Speedy hire revenues continue strong recovery

Turnover nearly back to pre-pandemic levels as hirer works through latest lockdown

5 days ago

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