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Two workers killed on John F Hunt demolition site

Victims worked for demolition specialist and Nationwide Platforms

2 days ago

Galliford Try signs two major road deals worth £435m

Biggest contracts so far by Highways Agency Regional Delivery Partnerships framework

2 days ago

Yorkshire Water reveals winners of £1bn civils deal

18 contractors win places on AMP7 programme: Full list

3 days ago

Plan for Salford’s tallest skyscraper

Hong Kong developer unveils residential tower plan for Greengate area

3 days ago

London developer commits to zero carbon buildings by 2030

Great Portland Estates aims for zero carbon offices in 10 years

3 days ago

United Living hails record results

Social housing contractor eyes build to rent sector

3 days ago

Balfour Beatty starts tunnelling at Hinkley Point

Firm starts first of three underground tunnels for cooling water

3 days ago

Director sentenced after worker impaled on spike

Court hears how defective lorry loader crane caused horror injury

3 days ago

Kier plunges to £245m loss

Kier chief Andrew Davies says core business is in good shape as recovery plan advances

4 days ago

Construction Manager of the Year crowned

CIOB to review awards after all 80 finalists this year were men

4 days ago

Lovell signs deal to build 4,000 West Midlands homes

Lovell Partnerships to build homes on brown field land over next eight years

4 days ago

Engineer killed working on Waterloo Station travelator

Fatal accident during maintenance work at underground station

4 days ago

Chain fails during crane lift on Robertson hotel site

Lifting operations suspended at site by contractor

5 days ago

Caddick lands £10.7m first phase of Cheshire business park

Developer Chancerygate awards its largest ever contract

4 days ago

HS2 presses ahead with £3.5bn phase 2a bidders day

October bidders day for design and delivery partner and seven civils packages on West Midlands to Crewe route

5 days ago

Public inquiry into hospital construction problems

Patient concerns lead to probe into two Multiplex hospital jobs

5 days ago

BAM wins £20m Leeds business school block

Work will start in November on six-storey block for Leeds University

5 days ago

McLaughlin & Harvey lands Liverpool2 phase 2

£20m contract to expand deep water container terminal

5 days ago

Potash mine cash crisis forces construction slowdown

Developer has six months of cash left for construction

6 days ago

Investment bank to build 13-storey tech tower in Glasgow

Construction to start next year on new 270,000 sq ft building for JPMorgan Chase

5 days ago

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1 year ago

Third contractor to finish jinxed school job

Local contractor Feltham Construction to complete Newbury school project

6 days ago

Aberdeen hospital project cost review as price soars

Graham final tender price reported to be 20% above original cost estimate

6 days ago

Sisk confirmed for £70m York Central civils

Firm will work up designs for a bridge, spine road and National Rail Museum rail link

6 days ago

Aldi plans new supermarket every week

840-store network to be expanded to 1,200 by 2025

6 days ago

Morrison to build £63m innovation hub in Kilmarnock

HALO to be build business centre on former home of Johnnie Walker whisky

6 days ago

Shapps halts woodland clearance during HS2 review

Transport secretary says woodland removal must wait for Oakervee review outcome

6 days ago

£800m Fawley oil refinery expansion to start this year

Ultra-low sulphur diesel plant will employ 800 during construction

6 days ago

Watkin Jones gets go-ahead for Leicester waterside scheme

Mixed student and rental flats scheme at Bath Lane approved

6 days ago

Balfour and Vinci JV signs £1bn HS2 station deal

Contract awarded while procurement challenge continues

6 days ago

Osborne chief operating officer exits

Rennie Chadwick departs as 16 jobs axed in Osborne streamlining

7 days ago

Dermot Clancy dies in tractor accident

Clancy Group joint chairman died at his home last Tuesday

7 days ago

Crossrail sparks in pay row as more workers flood Bond Street

Overtime rates of up to £67.50 an hour being offered to entice new electricians

7 days ago

Byrne back to profit after London tower orders

Multiplex skyscraper projects turnaround fortunes of framework specialist

7 days ago

Roofer killed in scaffold ladder fall

Court hears how scaffolding was erected by unqualified worker

7 days ago

World’s largest crane powers up at Hinkley Point

250m-tall Big Carl will be on site for four years

1 week ago

Buckingham Group turnover tops £500m for first time

Firm enjoys record orders of £730m from growth stadium work

1 week ago

NHS bid document blunder delays £150m Edinburgh hospital

Multiplex hospital job delayed for over a year and expected to cost extra £90m

1 week ago

Vanishing M&E specialist goes into administration

Holmes Metrotech goes under after sudden departure from Willmott Dixon site

1 week ago

McLaren confirms £190m luxury London resi deal

Main works to start early next year after Erith clears Fitzrovia site

7 days ago

Battersea Power Station secures £600m for Phase 3

Funding deal for Sir Robert McAlpine to progress Electric Boulevard

1 week ago

Hunt starts for £1.5bn ID Manchester district developer

Manchester Uni opens international competition for innovation quarter

1 week ago

B&K wins phase one of £80m Leicester space park

Leicester University is funding the National Space Park research centre

1 week ago

Galliford Try Construction set to gain £150m cash reserve

Standalone contractor would be recapitalised from Bovis deal proceeds

2 weeks ago

£300m A1 widening around Gateshead goes in for planning

Delayed A1 Newcastle Gateshead Western Bypass advances for late 2020 start

2 weeks ago

Redrow to start two major London build to rent schemes

513 build to rent homes will be delivered in Colindale and Southall

2 weeks ago

PDR Construction fined £225,000 for KFC roof fall

Court hears how worker broke back while building new drive-thru restaurant

2 weeks ago

Encon targets infrastructure with new construction products arm

New division supplying contractors headed by ex-SIG directors

2 weeks ago

VolkerStevin and Boskalis JV lands £100m sea defence deal

Work on Southsea Coastal Scheme scheduled to start next spring

2 weeks ago

Construction direct employment deal signed across London

All building work for Greater London Authority will now have to comply with Unite Construction Charter

2 weeks ago