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Farringdon

Alandale Rail bosses jailed for Thameslink corruption

Four men jailed and Alandale Rail fined £25,000 over fraud and bribes at Farringdon station project

14 hours ago
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Demolition firms lead way with virtual smart cards

Skills cards can now be stored on smartphones

6 hours ago
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Legal row hits stalled £200m Liverpool Chinatown

Council and developer in war of words over flagship scheme

15 hours ago
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Skanska confirms £142m Tin Pan Alley contract

Skanska signs off contract for London Giles Circus mixed-use development

15 hours ago
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Deal to start £65m Sussex shopping centre

Pre-sale and lease deals trigger Burgess Hill town centre revamp

14 hours ago
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Jacobs in merger talks with CH2M

Merger would create global engineering giant to rival AECOM

15 hours ago
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Race on for £240m Leicester construction framework

Four-year framework to deliver schools and city centre redevelopment plan

16 hours ago
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Final week to vote for best companies in construction

Laing O’Rourke and Cemex are latest sponsors to support the Enquirer awards

15 hours ago
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Plans in for £400m Kent housing scheme

Medway’s 1,400-home Rochester Riverside plan submitted

3 days ago
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Hotel contract row forces Primus into CVA

Contractor set up by former Multiplex boss Martin Tidd faces cash flow crisis

4 days ago
Trinity Islands Manchester

Manchester’s tallest building set for green light

Allied London’s most ambitious scheme so far set for approval

4 days ago
Morgan Sndall

Morgan Sindall hunts top talent at virtual jobs fair

Construction & Infrastructure division takes careers event online to boost diversity

4 days ago
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Landmark VAT ruling on student rooms projects

Tax tribunal overturns HMRC’s VAT policy on student accommodation

4 days ago
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Grenfell cladding fire test verdict due next week

Government slashes estimate of residential blocks at risk from 600 to 208

4 days ago
Full Sutton prison

£100m East Riding prison gets green light

Category C jail to be built next to HMP Full Sutton, near York

4 days ago
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GSK scraps £350m Cumbria pharma plan

Pharma giant will invest extra £140m existing facility expansion

4 days ago
southall

Specialists land first trade packages at huge Berkeley site

Main construction starts on 88-acre Southall Waterside site

4 days ago
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Electrification plans scrapped on three major rail routes

Contracts worth millions axed as Government switches focus to new train technology

4 days ago
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Project delays dent Clugston results

Contractor confident about future prospects following a “challenging” year

4 days ago
Skanska Group’s president Johan Karlström

UK drags Skanska Europe into £40m loss

Skanska chief aims to cut operational costs and tighten risk management

5 days ago
Intu Lakeside

McLaren set to bag £45m Lakeside extension

Contractor beats off McAlpine, ISG and Sisk to take Essex retail deal

5 days ago
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Demand grows for immediate revamp of building regs

Local council chief attacks BRE, contractors and manufacturers for not sharing previous fire test results

5 days ago
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Canary Wharf Contractors pays £11,000 tax on £70m profit

Company offsets £13.9m Corporation Tax bill against losses at other group divisions

5 days ago
ExCel

Mount Anvil plans 1,000 flats in London Royal Docks

Deal with London ExCel centre paves way to build block of apartments

5 days ago
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Consultant RLB stages mass raid on Mace managers

Five senior figures jump ship to join rival

5 days ago
Mark-Farmer

Ministers reject client levy option in Farmer Review

Government backs most calls for reform but stops short of 0.5% charge on clients

5 days ago
Morgan Sindall

Construction and fit out boost profits at Morgan Sindall

Contractor bucks recent sector trend by telling City to expect higher than predicted profits

6 days ago
125 Old Broad

Lendlease ordered to pay £14.8m for city tower falling glass

Cladding contractor to pick up bill after 15-foot glass pane fell from 17th floor

6 days ago
Grenfell

Civil engineers act to avert Grenfell-style disasters

ICE launches review of lessons from tower tragedy to avoid infrastructure failures

6 days ago
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Man killed in derelict church collapse

Tragedy at Cardiff site where old church was being demolished

6 days ago