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O’Rourke fined £800,000 for Heathrow dumper truck death

Victim crushed by site vehicle driven by his own brother

11 hours ago
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HTC crane drivers reject pay offer

Union Unite threatens ‘summer of chaos’ with wave of industrial action

2 days ago
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Project manager found guilty of manslaughter

Site boss convicted after huge window frames topple over and kill passer-by

3 days ago
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Deutsche Bank new HQ plan backs post-Brexit London

German bank in exclusive talks with LandSec for Moorfields office scheme at Crossrail station

3 days ago
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Loopy skyscraper plan for New York

Giant hairpin-shaped building would be the longest in the world

3 days ago
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Henry Boot shines with 22% rise in profits

Boot holds a strong pipeline of schemes to be delivered in 2017-19

2 days ago
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Bid race for £30m Lancaster Uni health campus

University aims to let project through single-stage bid process by July

3 days ago
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Crest Nicholson shareholders revolt over directors pay

Chief executive Stephen Stone to pocket almost £812,000 in share bonus

3 days ago
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Durkan signs £71m deal for resi rental towers

Link-up with investors M&G Real Estate to provide hundreds of homes in East London

3 days ago
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Laing O’Rourke agrees £350m Welsh hospital deal

Main enabling work to start this August for new Gwent hospital

3 days ago
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Everton agree land deal for £300m stadium

New stadium set to be built at Bramley-Moore Dock on the Liverpool waterfront

3 days ago
Haydn Mursell, Kier Group chief executive

Construction drives Kier to strong half-year

Kier construction profits rise a fifth on £1bn record revenue as margins hit 2%

4 days ago
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Project delays hit WYG profits

Consultant geared-up for work boom which has been hit by delays

4 days ago
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Osborne set for £60m Twickenham station project

Osborne secures station double for developer Solum

4 days ago
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Sixteen road projects at risk of being scrapped

NAO calls for urgent action on highways resource and programme planning crisis

4 days ago

Ponteland leisure school

Willmott Dixon wins £46m Ponteland school and leisure job

Newcastle office bags combined school and sports scheme

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Redrow lands 1,000 home London estate rebuild

Post-war housing will be demolished on the Alton estate in Roehampton

4 days ago
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Plans go in for £40m revamp of Scottish Power HQ

Developer FM Group to transform former office into apartment and leisure complex

4 days ago
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Ringway wins £270m south west highways upkeep

South west maintenance and response deal starts this summer and runs for 15 years

4 days ago
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London’s largest crane rises above Earls Court

120m tall heavy lift crane called in to remove 1,500t ‘Big Bertha’ concrete beam

5 days ago
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Kier infrastructure MD Jag Paddam exits

Management rejigged to co-ordinate wider infrastructure and utilities business

5 days ago
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Government confirms plans for four new prisons

Plans to go in for schemes which could create 2,000 construction jobs

5 days ago
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Forrest unveils £26m loss in restated two-year accounts

Forrest scales back maintenance work to focus on new build housing

5 days ago
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Van Elle warns contract delays to weaken year-end

Railway project delays impact specialist piling division

5 days ago
HSE

Company fined £700,000 for MEWP death fall

Washing machine giant fined after 66-year-old contractor dies during factory repair work

5 days ago
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Shaylor sees turnover break the £100m barrier

Contractor posts record results and reports strong start to 2017

5 days ago
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East London £600m schools framework winners

B&K, Willmott Dixon and regional firm Neilcott among big winners

5 days ago
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Muse awards Galliford Try £25m London flats job

Blocks of flats form part of Lambeth Council’s town hall redevelopment

5 days ago
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BAM to build new HSBC office in Sheffield

Banking giant to anchor first phase of new £480m retail quarter

5 days ago
Clatterbridge cancer hospital

Cost wrangle hits O’Rourke cancer hospital site

Client and main contractor in talks over costs seven months after site start on £106m job

6 days ago
New Cavendish physics lab

Cambridge Uni agrees £300m physics complex plan

Planning permission will now be submitted for Cavendish physics laboratories

6 days ago
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£1.3bn deal to spark Swansea Bay construction boom

Eleven major projects get the go-ahead across the region

6 days ago
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Price-fixing whistleblowers offered £100,000 reward

Competition and Markets Authority launches its first-ever advertising campaign to crack down on cartels

6 days ago
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Steelwork contractor Billington gears up for expansion

Steelwork contractor eyes overseas markets as profit rises

6 days ago
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£40m Pontypridd scheme re-ignites after six-year hiatus

Welsh Government puts office-led scheme on track with anchor tenants

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Travelodge unveils £125m hotel investment plans

Tolent starts construction on chain’s largest ever new build in City of London

6 days ago
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Galliford Try bags £30m Almacantar London resi job

Contractor will start two-year build programme later this year

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Plans go in for new 6,000 home Hampshire Garden Village

Construction could start next year on new community at Welborne

7 days ago
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Wates profit jumps 17% to £35m

Wates chief says £2bn revenue target remains in sight

7 days ago
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London City Road tower gets green light

22-storey block near Old Street approved

7 days ago
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Bidding starts for £20m Magnox station cover-up

Aluminium cocoon will protect Hunterston A magnox nuclear reactors for next 50 years

7 days ago
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Durkan on the hunt for new subcontractors

Packages up for grabs on Aylesbury scheme: Register your interest now

7 days ago
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Record response rates for Enquirer advertisers

Display ads across the site generate 12,500 click throughs in one month

7 days ago
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A2Dominion names London £90m repairs team

Mulalley & Co and Pyramid Plus group feature in line-up of eleven firms

7 days ago
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Multiplex scoops £700m Glasgow University scheme

Gilmorehill campus expansion will involve six major projects in first phase

1 week ago