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M20 bridge collapses after digger on lorry collision

Footbridge crashes on to vehicles causing Bank Holiday traffic caos

1 day ago
Balfour Beatty Kilpatrick  Simon Lafferty,

Balfour resurrects Kilpatrick name for new M&E arm

New £300m revenue M&E business formed from merger of engineering services into engineering construction operation

3 days ago
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Great Ormond Street starts talks for £190m phase 4

Trust aims to appoint main contractor and design team in the Spring

3 days ago
Old Oak common Oaklands

Galliford Try kicks-off London regen zone with £175m project

First major scheme in capital’s Old Oak Common zone to start in the New Year

3 days ago
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Speedy offloads large plant fleet for £14m

Ardent Hire snaps up troubled firm’s excavator, dumper and road roller fleet

4 days ago
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McAlpine wins £16m HQ for world’s biggest telescope

Work to start in December at University of Manchester’s Jodrell Bank site

4 days ago
Strathclyde University sports and health

Three in race for £33m Strathclyde Uni sports and health complex

Balfour, BAM and Morgan Sindall in hunt for University’s next Glasgow building project

4 days ago
Creekside Essential Living

Essential Living goes modular for 23-storey PRS tower

Fast-tracked Creekside Wharf will be one of the country’s tallest modular buildings

4 days ago
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CITB warns apprenticeship levy to cut funding by 30%

Industry training board warns firms will be deterred from taking on apprentices

3 days ago
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Brickbats fly over looming brick shortage fears

Row kicks off after estate agents blame house price rises on lack of brick supply

4 days ago
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Betting Spy: Jeremy Corbyn can make us all money

Tories look a good thing at evens to win a majority at the next election

4 days ago
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Bam Mott JV green light for £36m Hull flood defences

Bam Nuttall/Mott MacDonald JV to shore up defences along a 7.5km stretch of the river

4 days ago
Autumn Statement Persimmon Chancellor bricklayer

Government to miss new homes target by over 250,000

The Treasury is rumoured to be finalising plans for a fresh housing stimulus

4 days ago
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Kier starts £48m Cambridge tech firm HQ expansion

ARM HQ expansion at Peterhouse Technology Park gets underway

4 days ago
Balfour Beatty London Underground track

Tube maintenance taken away from Amey in bid to save £80m

Transport for London to take work back in-house on Jubilee, Northern and Piccadilly lines

5 days ago
Henry Boot Construction

Henry Boot bullish about post Brexit market

Developer and contractor sees no wobble in future work pipelines

5 days ago
family Mosaic

Family Mosaic picks 17 firms for £500m build plan

Ardmore, Bouygues, Galliford Try and Willmott Dixon among preferred list

5 days ago
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Immigration officers raid Liverpool Baltic Village site

Contractor W.I.S.E United faces fine of £20,000 for each worker if correct checks not carried out

5 days ago
City View Salford

Plans lodged for £150m Manchester PRS scheme

Work will start in Spring 2018, if planning is granted

5 days ago
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Brookfield submits plan for 37-storey London city tower

Building work could start in summer 2018 after six-month demolition phase

5 days ago
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Chinese cladding contractor facing HSE asbestos probe

Yuanda UK under spotlight over imported products

6 days ago
carillion

Carillion profit soars to £84m from support services

Blacklisting compensation to cost Carillion £10.5m

5 days ago
top ten

Just one week left to vote for best in construction

More than 10,000 votes in already for Enquirer awards: Book your places now

6 days ago
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Costain profits dented by further losses on waste PFI

£11.4m hit on completing Manchester waste PFI plunges natural resources division into loss again

5 days ago
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Robertson starts work on £333m Aberdeen conference centre

Green light for development by Henry Boot and Aberdeen City Council

5 days ago
Piazza learning centre

Interserve wins £17m York University project

Piazza learning centre will be built on University’s east campus

6 days ago
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Revenue swoops on tax dodging tradesmen

Operation Dobbin catches 17 fraudsters to help level playing field for honest workers

6 days ago
AYKON London One will be the first private residence project of scale in London to be fully designed and conceptualized by a luxury fashion house

Lendlease wins £200m contract to build Versace tower

50-storey luxury scheme designed in partnership with famous fashion house

7 days ago
Graham Cash

BAM Construct nearly doubles profit to £13m

Mainstream building contracting business margin edges up to 0.6%

6 days ago
Vauxhall Square Urbanest

Balfour wins £42m London Nine Elms student tower

33-floor student tower kick-starts wider Vauxhall Square scheme

1 week ago
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United Living looking for new subbies and suppliers

Meet the Buyer event in Northampton next week: Register now

6 days ago
David Blackburn Galliford Try

Former Skanska boss to head Galliford Try’s HS2 team bid

David Blackburn leads Galliford Try/Hochtief/Dragados consortium bidding for major HS2 contracts

6 days ago
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HS2 shortlists consultants for phase two

Bechtel, CH2M Hill and Mace/T+T in hunt for seven-year development partner role

6 days ago
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No women enter Construction Manager of the Year awards

All 86 of this year’s finalists are men: Full list

7 days ago
Hadyn Mursell

Kier bags £5bn hat-trick of major construction frameworks

Cambridge University, Procure 22 and Gatwick Airport frameworks promise work boost

7 days ago
HSE

Father of seven killed in skylight fall

Two roofing contractors and a director prosecuted following tragedy

6 days ago
Quadram Institute

Wates signs £64m Norwich food research centre deal

Price agreed for landmark Quadram Institute project

7 days ago
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Eurocell enjoys post Brexit sales surge

UPVC products specialist sees 8% underlying increase in sales since EU referendum

7 days ago
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Costain jv snaps up last major Crossrail contract

£26m track maintenance facility will be built in Plumstead

1 week ago
Mathew Riley

Ramboll hires Arcadis infrastructure boss

Mathew Riley takes over as MD of Ramboll UK

7 days ago

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