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Willmott homes arm fined £1.25m over gas blunder

Court hears how residents were put at risk of carbon monoxide poisoning

9 hours ago

Eggborough gas-fired power station gains consent

Work could start by summer next year at North Yorkshire site

7 hours ago

£100m Aberdeen Broadford Works village plan approved

Demolition work to start at historic former textile factory site

8 hours ago

Go-ahead for £160m Leeds Monk Bridge scheme

McAlpine is on board as preferred contractor for the project

17 hours ago

Opinion: Safety fines are getting out of control

We need more effective ways to improve safety than ever higher penalties

17 hours ago

Shake-up for £2.9bn MoD hard FM contracts

Post-Carillion bid race for MoD estate and housing regional FM contracts

1 day ago

Wates set to start on £53m Portsmouth sports centre

Contractor understood to have won contract race for new university complex

2 days ago

Lack of skilled roofers prompts Marley new launch

Easy to install roofing roll compensates for lack of skilled workers

17 hours ago

Caddick takes workforce plastic-free

Workers given aluminium drinks bottles in bid to bin single-use plastics

1 day ago

Wates wins 7th Leeds Wellington Place job

Work will start of £35m 4 Wellington Place project next month

1 day ago

Kier targets £50m disposals to cut £375m debt

Firm sets out debt reduction plan in robust year-end results

2 days ago

Betting Spy: Spurs to shrug off recent troubles

Tottenham can kick-start a win treble with Leicester and Crystal Palace

1 day ago

Keltbray concrete structures boss exits

Keltbray Structures MD Gordon Dunne on gardening leave

2 days ago

141 jobs axed as M&E specialist George Birchall fails

Larger FM business George Birchall Service avoids administration

2 days ago

Morgan Sindall bags £384m London scheme first phase

Hackney scheme includes an academy, leisure centre and six blocks of flats

2 days ago

Mace confirms £180m Olympic Park East Village deal

Firm will fine-tune its ‘rising factory’ method on the No6 East Village project

2 days ago

Contractor trials mixed reality headsets on school site

BIM and Microsoft HoloLens used to check M&E work

3 days ago

PM pledges extra £2bn for housing associations over 10 years

Longterm funding will be made available from 2022-2029

3 days ago

Jacobs to lead Edinburgh city centre transformation plan

Team will set out plan for historic overhaul of streets and public space

3 days ago

Costain and Galliford Try fined £2.8m after worker loses toes

Massive fine after accident at Cheshire water treatment works

3 days ago

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New site for suppliers and buyers will showcase their products, services and latest stories

5 months ago

Van Elle shareholders stage AGM revolt

Shareholders block board’s ability to issue new shares for acquisitions

3 days ago

£100m Bristol sports arena plan at Ashton Gate stadium

Sports and convention centre will be attached to Lansdown Stand

3 days ago

Balfour Beatty raises £43m from hospital stake sale

Balfour sells 50% stake in Fife Hospital PPP

3 days ago

Kier offloads pensions unit for £3.5m

Third party pension management business administers half of all police pension

3 days ago

Willmott Dixon clinches £38m Winchester sports centre

Work to start in Spring 2019 on major leisure and sports complex

3 days ago

Architect TP Bennett reaches record turnover

Manchester office grows on back of city building boom

3 days ago

Brexit migration plan would “cripple construction”

Industry pleas ignored over need for steady flow of low-skilled site workers

3 days ago

Wates wins £16m Stockport college revamp

Work is due to start in the early new year on Wellington Road Campus

3 days ago

Balfour Beatty pioneers plastic pylons in Scotland

140 composite poles installed by new helicopter crane in just five days

4 days ago

Plan for 55-storey Manchester student skyscraper

Plans submitted for 168m tall red brick tower at Hulme Street

4 days ago

Crossrail sparks threaten stoppages over lack of loos

Electricians threaten to down tools at Bond Street station site

4 days ago

37 firms to pitch innovations for Heathrow expansion

Search for Heathrow’s Innovation Partners progresses for 3rd runway

4 days ago

Engie lands £52m Newbury PRS deal from Grainger

Construction to start by end of year on new “urban village”

4 days ago

Former Severfield boss joins Billington as chairman

Ian Lawson returns to constructional steelwork after recovering from illness

4 days ago

Czech facade specialist wins second scheme in Manchester

Sipral wins facade package for twin tower flats

4 days ago

Keepmoat closes West Midlands office after £13m hit

House builder aims to build more than 4,000 homes this year

4 days ago

£1.9bn fund open for housing site infrastructure

£1.3bn Land Assembly and £600m Small Sites Funds open for business

4 days ago

Lidl to build giant Leeds distribution centre

60,000 sq m centre will be Lidl’s 17th major warehouse investment in the UK

5 days ago

Beauty giant THG to build 1m sq ft Manchester Airport campus

£750m plan is largest office deal outside London for 20 years

4 days ago

Contractors fuming over Hinkley security delays

Workers have to wait six weeks for security clearance before start on site

5 days ago

Catalyst Housing names £900m new builder line-up

Guildmore, Henry Construction, Murphy and Midgard hunt housing association work

5 days ago

Green light for £210m Leeds South Bank scheme

Phase one will consist of a 12 storey block of flats

5 days ago

Construction raids free victims of modern slavery

Authorities swoop in Coventry and Bedfordshire: Video

5 days ago

Leeds Bradford Airport plans £12m terminal

Plans unveiled for phase 2 of Yorkshire Airport expansion

5 days ago

Santander to build £150m tech hub in Milton Keynes

Planning application to go in early next year for new home to 5,000 staff

1 week ago

Colas looking for more highways subcontractors

Work up for grabs across Norfolk and Bedfordshire: Register now

5 days ago

Mace in frame for London £130m Finsbury Tower

J Coffey Construction lands complex enabling works deal for 29-storey tower

1 week ago

Carillion inquiry blasts inaction over Crown rep roles

Crown representatives “more Johnny English than James Bond”

1 week ago

Lendlease bags second Square Mile tower

£300m Mitsubishi tower will be clad by Permasteelisa

1 week ago

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