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BAM UK profit margin rises to 3%

UK operations contributed more to Royal BAM profit than any other region

19 hours ago

Intu to build flats and hotels at shopping centres

5,000 homes and 600 hotel rooms could be built at retail sites

23 hours ago

Luxury developer Consero to build £50m Bushey scheme

Up-market housing specialist continues expansion in home counties

21 hours ago

Outsourcing revamp sees Government shoulder more risk

New playbook to reboot outsourcing pushes for fairer risk transfer and living wills

1 day ago

Scotland halves project bank account threshold

Scottish Government praised as projects threshold cut to £2m for building and £5m for civils jobs

1 day ago

Construction T levels under threat from lack of teachers

College leaders warn lack of funding could derail new training initiative

23 hours ago

Quicker CSCS skills cards as applications move online

Application process going online to end need to deal with call centre

23 hours ago

Caledonian wins two offsite school jobs for £38m

Essex and Somerset schools swell order book at volumetric specialist

24 hours ago

McAleer & Rushe gets go-ahead for two Maldron hotels

New Birmingham and Glasgow hotels will cost £85m to build

2 days ago

O’Rourke finally seals UK construction finance deal

Latest accounts reveal pre-tax losses of £43.6m

2 days ago

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Two Portsmouth ‘Grenfell’ tower blocks to be torn down

City council to decide fate of 18-storey blocks of flats after weak concrete uncovered

2 days ago

60 jobs axed as Leicester M&E specialist collapses

East Midlands Electrical Installations enters administration

2 days ago

Telford Homes to start 260 London rental homes scheme

House builder forward funds £100m Equipment Works scheme in Walthamstow

2 days ago

April start for Balfour £55m Plymouth link road

Forder Valley Link Road project given £22m of Government funding

2 days ago

Amey Rail appoints former Carillion MD as new chief

Andy Joy promoted to head expanding rail business

3 days ago

Carroll Build wins £15m refurb of old people’s tower

1960s Merseyside tower block to be converted into care home

2 days ago

Galliford Try bags £275m Ealing council HQ scheme

Mixed-use West London scheme also includes a library and 470 homes

3 days ago

Amey in talks to exit Birmingham highways PFI

City council and Amey reported to be close to agreeing PFI exit settlement

3 days ago

£5.5bn spent on HS2 before any construction started

One tenth of budget spent – agency staff earning £128,000 a year

3 days ago

Battle starts for £5bn London major works framework

Over 23 firms aim to retain places on London council framework for five years

3 days ago

Plans in for UK’s largest modular council homes project

United Living will erect 28-home offsite scheme in Leeds

3 days ago

Worker killed in 14 metre fall through temporary platform

Rydon and subcontractor fined total of £860,000 after fatal plunge

3 days ago

Aberdeen bypass to fully open on Tuesday

Last section of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route finally accepted by Transport Scotland

3 days ago

Briggs & Forrester targets M&E fast fit-out sector

Group CEO Paul Burton plans further expansion in next two years

3 days ago

Laing O’Rourke director killed in car crash on way to work

Tributes to Caroline Blackman who died early on Wednesday morning en route to Hinkley

6 days ago

Kier cutting jobs on Highways England contract

More than 100 workers facing redundancy across Midlands Area 9

6 days ago

Buckingham confirmed for £120m Swansea arena

Six months of pre-construction work to now get underway

6 days ago

Two North West smart motorway projects delayed

Costain and Galliford Try jobs put back by more than a year

6 days ago

Lendlease wins £8bn Thamesmead development

Morgan Sindall beaten in race for 11,500 home site

6 days ago

Government pledges £80m for Dawlish sea wall project

South Devon railway sea wall will be rebuilt and increased in height by 2.5m

6 days ago

30 jobs lost as Yorkshire precast firm collapses

Rippon-based Ebor Concretes placed in administration

6 days ago

Go-ahead for 200-home Cardiff build-to-rent scheme

Work to start on central Cardiff scheme this summer

7 days ago

Balfour renews £220m London Tube track upkeep

Four-year term will start in April with option to extend by six years

7 days ago

Bouygues paid £21m not to build Garden Bridge

Transport for London documents detail £53.5m wasted on doomed crossing

1 week ago

Government signs off £250m for major housing projects

Deal to release £157m for housing infrastructure in Cumbria and Devon

7 days ago

Beetham Tower owner faces £4m reclad bill

Owner will have to foot remedial facade works bill in wake of Carillion collapse

7 days ago

WYG profit warning sees share price crash 40%

Consultant back in talks with lenders over breaching banking covenants

1 week ago

United Living hires former Wates business director

Michael Holling takes role as northern and Midlands operations director after 24 years at Wates

7 days ago

Union demands death benefits for all construction workers

Unite says lack of employer-paid cover should be as unacceptable as not wearing a hard hat on site

1 week ago

Scaffold collapse on school misses kids by metres

Court hears how untied scaffold fell into Welsh school

1 week ago

Galliford Try construction hit by more Aberdeen bypass losses

Another £26m hit on bypass plunges construction into red in first half

1 week ago

Council terminates Lakehouse school contract

Willmott Dixon takes over site hit by “performance and project delays”

1 week ago

Government infrastructure pipeline needs reality check

Call for Treasury to drop project ‘wishlist’ for certain Pledged Projects List

1 week ago

Council seeks partner for Birmingham Ladywood Estate

Major regeneration plans at Ladywood and Perry Bar to boost city’s housing stock

1 week ago

Willmott Dixon wins £21m Wakefield swimming pool

Work to start next month on Pontefract Park leisure centre

1 week ago

Weston and Tesco plan to turn store site into 1,400 homes

Application set to go in for major mixed-use development in east London

1 week ago

Network Rail unveils major operational shake-up

Devolved operating model moves from eight to 13 routes

1 week ago

Subcontractors wanted across Nottingham

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1 week ago

Bidding starts for £18m Helensburgh leisure centre

Argyll and Bute Council hopes to start work on seafront leisure centre and swimming pool this year

1 week ago