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Crossfield restarts unfinished Liverpool Baltic Triangle job

Stockport-based Westshield to take unfinished concrete frame up to 12 storeys

2 hours ago

United Living reclad jobs swell 2019 orders to £25m

South London housing block cladding replacement jobs boost New Year orders

2 hours ago

Commercial and industrial activity stagnates

RICS survey warns political uncertainty now impacting workloads

2 hours ago

£150m Costain M6 smart motorway contract delayed

Site team told project start date pushed back again

19 hours ago

Council to scrap £97m Orwell three bridges plan

Ipswich bridges plan to be axed as costs soar by £43m

18 hours ago

Plan for 31-storey London tower near the Shard

Great Portland Estates submits New City Court 139m tall office plan

18 hours ago

Police swoop on Romanian site slave labour gang

Eleven men found living in appalling conditions in north London

18 hours ago

Sureserve sets aside cash for Lakehouse contracts

Former owner makes £2.5m provision as subcontractors hit by pay rows

1 day ago

B&K bags third Manchester Old Bailey office project

Work to start on Three New Bailey Office

19 hours ago

Buckingham Group wins site prep for £500m energy plant

North London Heat and Power project to take 10 years to complete

19 hours ago

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Kier chief Haydn Mursell exits

Mursell resigns with immediate effect amid mounting shareholder pressure

2 days ago

Digger driver destroys Travelodge in pay row

Site worker goes on rampage over unpaid wages claim: Video

2 days ago

KPMG suspends Carillion’s lead auditor

Peter Meehan and three members of audit team suspended

3 days ago

Bouygues to start work on 26-storey Bristol tower

Construction to get underway this month on city centre site

2 days ago

Balfour ground engineering project boss joins Volker

Jane Towse-Laval joins Volker Ground Engineering as project director

2 days ago

£100m Clydeside build-to-rent development gets green light

Developer to pick contractor to start work in third quarter

2 days ago

Hunt starts for £25m Royal Vet College builder

Work due to start this summer on Hertfordshire campus hub

2 days ago

Sanctuary and Galliford Try JV to start fourth major scheme

Around 375 homes will be built in Leamington Spa

2 days ago

BAM bags £27m brace of Scottish healthcare projects

Work starts next month on Greenock Health Centre and Glasgow mental health campus

3 days ago

Vital Energi lands £3.8m package from Berkeley

Major M&E infrastructure deal at west London site

3 days ago

TCS to start northern apart-hotel and PRS schemes

Town Centre Securities to start Leeds and Manchester projects early this year

3 days ago

Hirer Plantforce saves over 100 Hawk jobs at Hinkley

South west hirer buys over 100 Hawk machines from administrator

3 days ago

Forecasters slash 2019 construction growth to 0.3%

Building contractors feel pinch as Brexit uncertainty drags on

3 days ago

Willmott Dixon wins National Gallery revamp

Latest London landmark win for interiors division

3 days ago

Serious Fraud Office launches probe into North West sites

Series of addresses searched over suspected fraud on developments in Liverpool and Manchester

6 days ago

20 consultants win £100m Homes England framework

Aecom, Atkins, Jacobs, Mace and WSP make new multi-disciplinary framework

7 days ago

Summer site start for £200m Birmingham mixed use scheme

Colmore Tang to build Connaught Square scheme featuring 27-storey tower

6 days ago

Hitachi halts construction work at Wylfa nuclear site

Japanese giant fails to strike funding deal with UK government

7 days ago

Build-to-rent home construction jumps 40%

Number of rental homes in planning jumps 10% to over 60,000

6 days ago

BAM wins £320m Scotland and North East railways deal

AmcoGiffen, Story Contracting and QTS also secure framework places

6 days ago

Galliard and O’Shea team up for £130m Nine Elms scheme

Plan for over 260 homes on one of seven plots at former Royal Mail site

6 days ago

Buyer deposits repaid as Manchester’s tallest tower axed

54-floor St John’s Place residential tower pulled in face of cooling demand

7 days ago

Billionaire Warren Buffett targets UK construction insurance

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance enters market as contractors struggle for cover

7 days ago

Skilled trades pay rates hit £1000-a-week in Midlands

Self employed workers enjoyed wage rises of 6.7% last year

7 days ago

Kier boss leaves to become Rydon construction head

Mark Norris leaves operations director role at Kier after 13 months

1 week ago

Go-ahead for £60m Nottingham HMRC hub

Bowmer & Kirkland believed to be in line to build Unity Square offices

7 days ago

Crooked bookkeeper stole £100k from cladding contractor

Court hears how mother and daughter used company cash to fund their lifestyles

1 week ago

£50m stands approved for Lords cricket ground

Builder ISG to start in August on new Edrich and Compton stands

1 week ago

Roof trusses fall on labourer

Darlington Council fined for poor site management

7 days ago

Union demands “period dignity” on construction sites

Multiplex first contractor to sign-up with campaign for better site toilets

1 week ago

Van Elle profit warning after “challenging” quarter

Lower margin contracts drag down performance as restructuring continues

1 week ago

Balfour boss in Brexit blast at Chancellor

Leo Quinn highlights construction’s fears in conference call with ministers

1 week ago

Wates wins £90m post-Grenfell reclad job

Work to start this summer on five tower blocks at North London’s Chalcots Estate

1 week ago

Construction forecasters bet on delayed soft Brexit

Crystal ball gazers believe UK will avoid workload fall with sluggish growth in 2019

1 week ago

Plan for £300m Lincolnshire power station

Czech power firm plans energy from waste plant next to South Humber Bank power station

1 week ago

Fitzgerald returns Bovis Homes to record profits

Margins restored and completions up 3% after 18-month turnaround

1 week ago

Late payment bill boosts calls for project bank accounts

Second reading due as MP fights to protect subcontractors from Carillion-style collapses

1 week ago

Plant hire giant Hawk falls into administration

Administrators pledge to keep kit working on site as they look for a buyer

1 week ago

HS2 forces firms to use least polluting trucks and plant

Rail project raises bar to exceed London emission standards

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