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BAM to make 150 staff redundant

Drop in demand set to impact 2021 revenue

12 hours ago

“Builders stars of the economy” as construction rebounds

Latest buyers survey shows sharp turnaround in output as lockdown eases

18 hours ago

Flannery trials first electric tele at HS2 site

Skanska Costain Strabag JV to roll out more machines across HS2

17 hours ago

Morgan Sindall stars in £250m Glasgow Uni framework

University confirms nine construction partners

4 hours ago

Barratt uncovers weak concrete frames at seven high rises

House builder faces £70m bill to remediate high rise flats

21 hours ago

McAleer & Rushe starts £68m Birmingham resi tower

37-storey build to rent tower forms part of £120m Exchange Square 2 scheme

19 hours ago

CPUK went down owing suppliers more than £9m

Construction Partnership UK Limited brought down by bad debts and Covid-19

21 hours ago

Wates resumes full pay for all staff not on furlough

Chief praises staff for great professionalism in the most challenging of conditions

4 days ago

First net-zero carbon London office project approved

Mace advising on £160m project to expand and retrofit former BT HQ

22 hours ago

Interserve to start £27m Oldham school job

Work starts this month on Saddleworth secondary school

19 hours ago

Construction start date for latest Manchester resi scheme

Work to begin early next year at Bowler’s Yard

21 hours ago

£120m rescue package for stalled arts sites

Cultural rescue programme to restart work on theatres, galleries,museums and cinemas

1 day ago

Canary Wharf Contractors could cut 100 jobs

Another round of redundancies as projects come to an end with no replacements in pipeline

4 days ago

Tower crane lifts end long climb to work for operators

Laing O’Rourke trials mast climbing lifts for tower crane operators at London site

4 days ago

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2 years ago

Government agrees £30m bailout for rebar giant

Emergency loan to Celsa secures rebar supplies to construction

4 days ago

Plans go in for 2,200-home Oxfordshire garden village

Sustainable scheme will also include new schools and manufacturing space

5 days ago

Winvic raids Graham Construction for civils boss

Rob Cook joins as civils and infrastructure director at Winvic

5 days ago

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3 weeks ago

HS2 rebids £300m overhead power system

Bidding starts for first overhead lines powering trains to operate at 360km/h

5 days ago

Sisk seals £150m Santander campus in Milton Keynes

Biggest building contract signed off during restricted covid working

5 days ago

Builder wanted for £35m Forth Bridge tourist attraction

Contract to build bridge walkways and viewing platforms to be awarded before the end of 2020

5 days ago

JCB powers up first hydrogen fuelled digger

JCB in race to lead the world on hydrogen-powered plant

5 days ago

Construction site death rates on the rise

Latest HSE figures show 40 construction fatalities last year

6 days ago

Construction firms urged to claim millions in tax rebates

Research and development tax credits available – find out if you can claim

5 days ago

Plans in for £150m South Kensington Tube station scheme

Native Land and TfL advance scheme to revamp west London Underground station site

5 days ago

Hotel plan for Lincoln department store aproved

Town centre House of Fraser will be demolished for a 150-room hotel

4 days ago

Site canteens to re-open under latest guidelines

Latest Site Operating Procedures guidance allows limited 1m-plus distancing with risk reduction measures

6 days ago

Kier eyes rights issue as debt rises to £440m

Debt rises again as Kier feels impact of Covid-19

6 days ago

Willmott Dixon unveils plan for 5% staff cut

Private builder seeks voluntary redundancies as revenue set to drop 20%

6 days ago

HS2 contest for £500m tunnel and lineside M&E works

Major contract for phase one and 2a will be let as a target cost contract

7 days ago

Boris clears planning red tape on change of use to housing

Town centre buildings to be converted without planning to save the high street

7 days ago

Morgan Sindall to start £65m Salford Uni project

Work to start within weeks on Science, Engineering and Environmental Building

6 days ago

Cundall latest consultant to cut jobs

Redundancy consultation starts with 6% of staff at risk

6 days ago

Eight major contractors rally to tackle climate change

BAM, CWC, Morgan Sindall, Multiplex, SRM, Skanska and Willmott Dixon declare net zero carbon pledge

7 days ago

Road worker hit by flying metal from HGV

Construction materials most frequently dropped on motorways

7 days ago

Redrow to scale back London construction work

Focus shifts to regions as buyers want more space after pandemic

7 days ago

Scottish contractor Robertson plans redundancies

Annual pay increases deferred for a year as job cuts loom

7 days ago

Modular specialist ilke Homes to cut staff numbers

Business was handed a £30m loan by Homes England last November

1 week ago

Boris ‘new deal’ injects £5bn to speed-up infrastructure

Prime Minister promises to build, build, build with national renewal plan

7 days ago

Start date for £19m Nottinghamshire blue light HQ

Henry Brothers to start work next month after signing a deal yesterday

7 days ago

Funding deal agreed for new £230m Marylebone hotel

John F Hunt to carry out demolition and substructure works

1 week ago

Graham plunges in with £20m Eton pool job

Three-storey building comprises a 25m indoor pool

7 days ago

Interserve sees recovery with £92m order haul

Haul of NHS work boosts orders in June as orders stream in

1 week ago

£1bn pledged for 50 new schools building blitz

Work to start in autumn 2021 on first wave of 10-year modernisation plan

1 week ago

Firms wanted for £270m Parliament buildings repairs

Patch-up framework will keep Parliament running ahead of full restoration in 2026

1 week ago

Boris turbocharges £250bn infrastructure plans

Chancellor Rishi Sunak to head Project Speed taskforce to rebuild economy

1 week ago

Costain and National Grid bust up over costs of £113m job

Costain to exit gas compressor upgrades over £90m of extra scope costs

1 week ago

Berkeley Group founder Tony Pidgley dies

House builder announces sudden death of chairman aged 72

1 week ago

Hunt for integration partner on £6.8bn Lower Thames Crossing

Bidding starts next week for £242m key management role on Britain’s longest road tunnel

1 week ago

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