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Esh Group operations boss exits

John Davies leaves after nearly 30 years at Durham-based group

1 hour ago

Housing association buys house builder to boost construction

Vivid buys Bargate Homes to boost its building programme

1 hour ago

HS2 clocks up 9,000 jobs milestone

Thousands of jobs being supported as 250 sites now active in enabling phase

40 mins ago

Winners revealed on £500m North Wales framework

Eighteen contractors secure places on North Wales Construction Partnership

38 mins ago

Industry hopes rise for more flexible post-Brexit immigration rules

£30,000 salary minimum for “low-skilled” workers could be scrapped

18 hours ago

Contract race underway for £500m Tottenham Hale scheme

Developer Argent Related unveils plans with construction set to start in October

20 hours ago

Work starts on £1bn Ford Dagenham regeneration

Phase one of Beam Park will see 640 homes and a new railway station

2 hours ago

Crossrail delay speeds-up construction above station

Mace benefits from not having to build above a live station at Bond Street

1 day ago

British Steel goes into liquidation

Official Receiver now in charge and vows to continue supplying customers

21 hours ago

Facade specialist Face ceases trading

Specialist folds during major retrofit contract at Brentford student scheme

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Crest Nicholson raids Linden Homes for new chief

Linden Homes former divisional chairman Tom Nicholson starts next week

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Kier wins £20m Sheffield Park Hill student scheme

Flats at iconic estate will be converted into 356 student homes

1 day ago

Site inductions to contain modern slavery warnings

How to spot labour exploitation now explained alongside traditional health and safety briefing

2 days ago

Plastic road built on new housing development

Springfield Properties recycles waste plastic to help build new road

2 days ago

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Galliford Try confirms 350 construction job cuts

Slimmed-down division to focus on building,water and highways

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Dawnus went down owing supply chain more than £40m

Subcontractors left in the lurch again following latest collapse

2 days ago

Interserve benched on £1bn Welsh framework

SEWSCAP 3 deal: Details of latest winners

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BAM Nuttall profit hits 10-year high

Operating margin back to 3% as profit tops £26m

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Diversification shields Keltbray from demolition slowdown

Contractor looking at new markets as core commercial workloads fall

2 days ago

Robertson lures property boss from Henry Boot

Nick Harris joins from one of contractor’s biggest clients

3 days ago

Esh gears up for £36m Sunderland road job

Esh mobilises to start phase 3 of city strategic corridor

2 days ago

London office work shifts towards major refurb projects

London crane survey shows little sign of Brexit blues

3 days ago

US consultant Tetra Tech to buy WYG for £43m

WYG board backs 55p a share offer at big premium to 16p share price

3 days ago

Prater soars past £100m revenue

Envelope specialist optimistic 2019 will see another year of growth

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Construction to start on new Farringdon scheme this year

Helical and AshbyCapital acquire Charterhouse Place

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VolkerFitzpatrick wins £27m rail station upgrade

Two stations to be upgraded in Cambridge and King’s Lynn enhancements

3 days ago

Joiner hit in face by falling steel beam

House builder fined £60,000 for lack of site supervision

3 days ago

Major contractors going cool on road maintenance market

Highways England taking more work in-house and looking to work direct with supply chain

6 days ago

Infrastructure project final costs average 80% above bid prices

Success measures for projects should shift from an over-focus on costs towards whole-life benefit

6 days ago

Newcastle firm targets £50bn London rooftop homes sector

High Street Group buys London rooftop penthouse firm

6 days ago

London Bridge 39-storey student tower approved

Student accommodation projects return to the Capital

6 days ago

Kier clinches £22m Paisley town hall revamp

Main construction to start early next year

7 days ago

Consultation opens on £1bn trans-Pennine A66 dualling

Plan to dual eight stretches of highway from Penrith and Scotch Corner

6 days ago

Kier project and commercial teams at loggerheads

Insiders reveal tension between teams on major projects

1 week ago

Lords call for HS2 rethink to secure northern upgrades

Warning that HS2 costs are out of control

1 week ago

Margins rising as nmcn enjoys strong start to the year

Water business surging ahead as new housing division expands

1 week ago

Durkan names new CEO as revenue rises to £165m

Ronan Murphy promoted and plans to double revenue in five years

1 week ago

Wates submits first phase of £1bn London housing plan

Havering Council and Wates Residential submit plans for Napier and New Plymouth House site

7 days ago

Affordable and build to rent homes lift Countryside

House builder’s modular timber panel factory in Warrington now fully operational

1 week ago

Partner wanted for £800m Salford Crescent plan

Preferred bidder to be named before the end of this year

1 week ago

Interserve staff ‘left in the lurch’ as fit-out division scaled down

Paragon staff left to see out contracts as managers jump ship

1 week ago

Decision on £3bn London Canada Water scheme in July

British Land hopes for green light on first three buildings at 5m sq ft South London scheme

1 week ago

Balfour Beatty warns HS2 delays putting jobs at risk

Contractor warns HS2 workers who cannot be redeployed could be laid-off

1 week ago

HE Simm wins £16m MEP job on London tower

Work to start in early 2020 on Downing student tower job in Vauxhall

1 week ago

Legal & General launches £500m build-to-rent scheme

Firm’s largest rental scheme to date will be built in Wandsworth

1 week ago

Cladder falls ten metres onto factory floor

Contractors fined £310,000 after worker suffers life-changing injuries

1 week ago

Blacklisted builders win £1.9m compensation from contractors

Unite settles long-running claim against contracting giants

1 week ago

Japan’s biggest house builder moves into UK market

Offsite specialist Sekisui House joins forces with Urban Splash and Homes England

1 week ago

Landsec to start three London schemes this year

London development pipeline swells to £3bn

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