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Cladding probe after Bolton student block blaze

Latest fire raises more questions over cladding

6 hours ago

London office starts slump by nearly half

Contractors’ use of non-UK labour in Capital falls from a third to a quarter of workforce

5 hours ago

Kier suffers shareholder revolt over chief’s pay

Almost 54% of shareholders vote against board pay

2 days ago

Interserve restructure paves way for possible break-up

Chief executive Debbie White to step down by end of December

3 days ago

Kier Chief Operating Officer leaves as cost cuts continue

Claudio Veritiero joins 1,200 staff set to go by next June

3 days ago

Eurovia trials robo-cars to ferry tools to highways sites

Driverless delivery vehicles will also survey road conditions as they go

3 days ago

PDR Construction starts Arco HQ in Hull

£16m project marks major milestone in £80m waterfront regeneration

3 days ago

Crossrail traffic marshall threatens passer-by and kids

Bond Street station subcontractor sacked after confrontation with public

3 days ago

Multiplex Europe chief Ashley Muldoon exits

Muldoon steps down after 22 years in top management shake-up

4 days ago

New-build housing completions top 200,000

Completions rise to the highest level since the 1980’s

4 days ago

Interserve chalks up 15th school project this year

Specialist needs school to be built in Oldham

4 days ago

Styles & Wood chiefs leave the business

CEO Tony Lenehan and finance boss Phil Lanigan depart

4 days ago

Commonwealth Games aquatic centre cost soars by 20%

Wates to start building work in January after £73m budget sign-off next week

4 days ago
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New safety template in fight to prevent falls on site

New industry-standard guide launched: Download free now

4 days ago

Plan in for £365m Salford Cotton Quay scheme

Cotton Quays will include 37 and 48-storey buildings

3 days ago

Carillion liquidator to clawback £510m

Financial watchdog to consider whether to take action over conduct of directors in March

5 days ago

Graham wins £26m Poynton relief road

Main works on 3km Cheshire road to start next May

4 days ago

Interserve hires new construction commercial director

Ben Edwards takes up new role after seven years in Middle East

5 days ago

Developer fined £600,000 for white finger outbreak

Groundworkers suffer Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome on Places for People sites

4 days ago

British Land makes £200m profit on luxury Mayfair flats

Developer hails “highly successful” Clarges scheme

5 days ago

Network Rail plans Dragons’ Den to drive SME innovation

Rail infrastructure on track to deliver a third of spending via SMEs by 2022

5 days ago

Balfour tops October contracts league after road win

Morgan Sindall unseats Kier with the highest value of orders over last 12 months

5 days ago

Plans go in for 20-storey Bolton tower

Seddon lined-up as main contractor for major mixed-use scheme

5 days ago

Galliard to start luxury apartments above Crossrail station

Go-ahead for £140m residential scheme above delayed station

6 days ago

Co-op signs new maintenance deal for all stores

Trio of winners for five-year deal covering 3,500 food stores and funeral homes

6 days ago

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Groundworker engulfed in flames after cable strike

Court hears how contractor failed to identify cables on car park site

5 days ago

More than 200 hotels planned in London

Hotel building boom fuelled by Brexit-related fall in sterling

6 days ago

Oakervee review backs full HS2 project

Leaked report floats idea of re-procuring contracts for best value

6 days ago

Marcus Worthington went down owing £9m to subbies

Supply chain suffers again in latest administration fall-out

6 days ago

Kier Construction regional MD joins developer

Steve Creswell joins Sussex house builder Thakeham Group

6 days ago

Network Rail extends Ganymede labour supply deal

Derby-based labour supply agency has over 1,000 workers on the railways

6 days ago

Rydon secures £100m London council estate rebuild

Ealing council confirms Rydon for 460-home rebuild of High Lane Estate

7 days ago

Galliford Try picked for 600-home Kidderminster scheme

Former NHS site to be redeveloped in six phases

6 days ago

VolkerWessels to be taken private in buyout

Major shareholder makes offer for rest of business

6 days ago

Construction dodges recession after output rise

1.4% new work uplift holds up third quarter construction activity

7 days ago

Crossrail delayed again until 2021 as costs rise another £650m

Project chiefs confirm more delays and cost increases

1 week ago

Balfour strains to sign-off Midland Met hospital restart deal

Engie named for hospital estate hard FM contract as Trust sweats for December restart

7 days ago

Caddick to build £50m Wakefield industrial park

Work to start early next year on 515,000 sq ft logistics hub

1 week ago

US consultant Cumming makes another move in UK market

Cumming confident about UK market as it merges with Stoke-on-Trent-based Prosurv

7 days ago

Skanska trials graphene enhanced super-tough blacktop

New asphalt concrete will be laid in Curbridge Oxfordshire

1 week ago

Chinese firm set to save British Steel in £70m deal

Industrial group Jingye to rescue Scunthorpe works where UK construction steel is produced

7 days ago

Bid races for £900m gas mains replacement programmes

Contractors called up for Scottish and southern England cast iron gas mains replacement

1 week ago

Laing O’Rourke building boss joins Kier

Liam Cummins joins Kier as group managing director of construction

2 weeks ago

GMI gets start date for Kirkby town centre regen

Council strikes deal with St Modwen to kick-start stalled retail scheme

7 days ago

Late payment sparks mental health crisis in construction

Nine out of ten construction bosses suffering effects of late payment

2 weeks ago

Subcontractors wanted for North East regen schemes

United Living and Partner Construction to hold Meet the Buyer event: Register now

1 week ago

Bill Hocking to become new Galliford Try CEO

Once the deal is approved Hocking will take over as chief executive of the 3,400 staff contractor

2 weeks ago

Osborne to start £100m spec office scheme

Developer Native Land green lights first major commercial job

2 weeks ago

Firms handed £18m for mini nuclear power stations

BAM Nuttall and Laing O’Rourke consortium secures cash to develop next generation plants

1 week ago

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