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Flooring specialist Polydeck Group in administration

Firm was locked in a long-running payment row with Balfour Beatty

2 days ago

Mace on board for £100m Olympia revamp

Exhibition centre will remain open during major refurbishment programme

3 days ago

Construction green light for delayed £135m bypass

Work on the Caernarfon and Bontnewydd bypass to start in November

3 days ago

Plans lodged for over 1,300 Lincoln Uni student rooms

Student complex to kick start £150m St Marks scheme

3 days ago

Fleeing tax cheats grounded over £1m phantom homes scam

HMRC officers catch construction con artists hiding in a Benidorm villa

3 days ago

United Utilities starts £800m network maintenance race

Shortlisted firms to be invited in July to bid for six-year framework

3 days ago

Network Rail renews cost consultant team

Currie and Brown, Motts, Gleeds, Arcadis, T+T and Corderoy win cost planning places

3 days ago

Boost your online presence – join the new Enquirer Directory

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

4 weeks ago

KeolisAmey JV wins £5bn Welsh rail franchise

Joint venture will deliver £700m south wales Metro electrification project

4 days ago

Retractable pitch tested at Spurs stadium site

Huge pitch trays and touchline hydraulics in action for the first time

4 days ago

Builders named for £1.5bn Scottish social housing panel

Robertson, ENGIE, Bancon and Hadden take top honours

4 days ago

Bovis Homes fends off shareholder revolt over pay

Shareholders voted 38% against remuneration report at agm

4 days ago

Site safety shambles at care home extension

Residents put at fire risk from timber frame scheme. Main contractor now in liquidation

4 days ago

Wates wins £23m contract with London’s Brent Council

Work to start on Knowles House redevelopment in Harlesden

4 days ago

Speller Metcalfe wins £18m Coventry Uni job

Speller to start next month on former hospital site at Gulson Road

4 days ago

GPE to start trio of projects despite London caution

All three projects located next to Crossrail stations

4 days ago

Government slammed for not spotting Carillion was in trouble

Carillion bosses talked officials out of highest risk rating

5 days ago

Bouygues tipped for £135m Cardiff innovation campus

Cardiff University close to selecting firm after Kier moved on after pre-construction

5 days ago

Dandara plans 340-flat Bristol build to rent project

Bedminster plan includes a podium and tower at St Catherine’s Place

5 days ago

Morrison agrees £59m price for East Ayrshire school complex

New Cumnock school complex incorporates three primary schools and two academies

5 days ago

Welsh towers get cash to replace Grenfell style cladding

Trio of Newport resi blocks get £3m of government funding to remove ACM panels

5 days ago

WSP raids CH2M and Atkins for infrastructure hires

WSP boosts local government transport arm

5 days ago

Galliford Try starts £47m Solihull retirement village

Contractor starts eleventh scheme for ExtraCare Charitable Trust

5 days ago

Sisk confirms next £96m office at Manchester Circle Square

Total orders at Manchester city centre scheme reach £240m

5 days ago

Galliford Try expects further hit from Aberdeen Bypass

Bad weather earlier this year drives up finishing costs on delayed Scottish road

6 days ago

Green light for Manchester’s Old Granada studio revamp

Work to start on studio revamp and new hotel in June

6 days ago

Renew counts cost of gas contracting exit

Renew expects the year ahead to show show growth after acquisition of rail contractor QTS

6 days ago

Drones to move construction materials around sites

Future gazer also predicts floating buildings and 3D printing solving the housing crisis

6 days ago

Forterra to boost brick production with new £95m plant

Materials giant to double capacity at Desford site

6 days ago

Watkin Jones has £900m of student schemes in pipeline

Sector still booming as contractor also continues expansion in build to rent market

6 days ago

Manchester Placefirst targets £110m revenue

Manchester construction arm makes a trio of senior hires

6 days ago

Network Rail names new chief

Andrew Haines will become Network Rail chief in the Autumn

6 days ago

Investment fund acquires M&E specialist VVB

£75m turnover tunnel expert VVB looks to grow in infrastructure sector

6 days ago

GMI wins main construction role on £26m Excelsior Works

Resi deal for Mulbury is latest win for contractor’s new North West office

6 days ago

Caddick plans civils start at Kirklees warehouse park

Mirfield site will be built out with seven warehouse and nearly 170 homes

6 days ago

M Group changes private equity owners

European private equity firm takes control of £1bn infrastructure services group

7 days ago

Liverpool to launch plans for business district expansion

Council promises to tackle looming shortage of available office space

7 days ago

Skanska signs £141m landmark Knightsbridge rebuild

Keltbray starts piling work after complex site clearance job

1 week ago

Bank launches £100m loan fund to help Hinkley suppliers

Lloyds keen to give construction companies a leg-up onto nuclear supply chain

7 days ago

Homes for England launches consultants framework

Homes England to start bid race for major multi-disciplinary framework by end of May

7 days ago

Wates Living Space looking for new subcontractors

Specialists invited to Meet the Buyer event: Register now

7 days ago

Contractor saved after being sunk by the “Carillion effect”

Directors buy Blue Square Building out of administration saving 100 jobs

1 week ago

Birmingham puts firms on alert for £2bn framework

Balfour Beatty, Bouygues, Morgan Sindall and Willmott Dixon face fight to renew places

1 week ago

Watkin Jones to start £68m Reading build to rent scheme

M&G and Lochailort forward fund 315-flat Thames Quarter high-rise project

1 week ago

Government to consult on banning combustible cladding

Government bows to pressure from public, industry and MPs

1 week ago

Caddick’s £300m Leeds SOYO scheme approved

Work to start later this year on 515-home New York Square first phase

1 week ago

Unite property director takes helm at Watkin Jones

Richard Simpson to take over from Mark Watkin at the start of 2019

1 week ago

Green light for £56m Warrington private rental scheme

High Street Group prepares to start another PRS scheme in £340m pipeline

1 week ago

ISG wins two Edinburgh hotel builds worth £40m-plus

Hospitality sector expertise books Premier Inn and Yotel projects

1 week ago

Seddon sets up mental health hotline for staff

Tragic suicide of young painter inspires new campaign across the company

2 weeks ago