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mota engill

Portuguese giant targets UK infrastructure jobs

£2bn turnover Mota-Engil looking to win work on major projects

8 hours ago
blackpool

Blackpool Pleasure Beach to build new £16m rollercoaster

Project dubbed “Construction 2018” – Watch the video now

6 hours ago
Buckingham Palace

M&E bosses jailed over bribes for Royal contracts

Queen’s property manager took £100,000 in bribes for palace contracts

17 hours ago
Smart motorway

Government ignoring smart motorway safety concerns, warn MPs

MPs slam DfT for pressing ahead with M4 scheme despite serious safety concerns

7 hours ago
Space_hopper,_Walker_Art_Gallery

Worker breaks neck at Styles & Wood sports day

Accident during space hopper race leaves man in hospital

7 hours ago
Mill Green Outley Canock

£110m Midlands shopping outlet village approved

Work to start on Mill Green factory outlet shopping village in autumn 2017

8 hours ago
Trafford Road Xi Salford

Forrest wins £20m Salford PRS job for X1

High-rise private rented flats project is the third for developer X1

8 hours ago
battersea

Apple signs major office deal at Battersea Power Station

Computer giant to occupy six floors in the boiler house

1 day ago
Royal Hospital for sick children

Scotland switches to project bank accounts

From November new building projects over £4m and civils projects over £10m required to use PBAs

1 day ago
crossrail

Crossrail builders face two mile trek to the toilet

Anger grows among workforce over site welfare standards

1 day ago
Maidstone

U+I targets four ‘huburbs’ for 1,000 rental home plans

Ashford, Maidstone, Swanley and Woking schemes worth £250m

1 day ago
top ten

Time to reward construction’s top teams

Only a few tables left for Enquirer awards night after 11,000 people voted for Top Ten winners

1 day ago
UCLan Preston

Plan unveiled for £60m UClan Preston gateway

University of Central Lancashire reveals winning design for new student support centre

1 day ago
AFC Wimbledon

AFC Wimbledon cleared to build new £16m stadium

The Dons and Galliard Homes set to go-ahead with 11,000 seat stadium and 600 homes

1 day ago
Wolseley

Wolseley to close 80 branches axing 800 jobs

Plumbing and builders’ merchant chain to streamline UK business

2 days ago
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Wates links-up with Trafford Housing Trust to transform eysore

First scheme for new joint venture in the North West

2 days ago
bower

Skanska to start next £70m phase of Helical Bar Old Street site

Skanska confirmed on The Tower at The Bower originally earmarked for John Sisk

2 days ago
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Green light for next King’s Cross offices phase

Major 500,000 sq ft crescent-shaped office scheme approved

2 days ago
Newlon

Newlon starts race for £200m new-build framework

London housing association plans to build 2,000 homes by 2022

2 days ago
aldi

Aldi to build 70 new stores next year

Budget supermarket chain aims to invest £300m in UK stores

3 days ago
Jim Arnold chie executive Morrison Utility Services

Morrison Utility Services promotes Jim Arnold to chief executive

Charles Morrison steps up to become chairman of utility contractor

3 days ago
Defence and National Rehabilitation Centre

SES wins £43m M&E job at military rehab centre

M&E works secured at Defence and National Rehabilitation Centre at Stanford Hall

2 days ago
money from flickr

Crossrail faces demo over “missing” pay

Civils operatives claim high tech site access system is not registering all hours worked

3 days ago
Reynard Mills artist's impression

J S Wright lands £4m building services package

Specialist to start in December on Brentford resi site

3 days ago
John Carlin Business Unit Director at Wates

Wates appoints B&K director to head Midlands team

John Carlin joins Wates after 24 years with Bowmer and Kirkland

3 days ago
kampus

Green light for £200m Manchester Kampus scheme

Demolition work to start this Autumn for 500 private rented flats project

3 days ago
arup

Arup blames Brexit for planned job cuts

Consultation starts on redundancies at London building division

3 days ago
University of Surrey student hall

Surrey Uni seeks builder for £34m student hall

More student accommodation planned after O’Hare & McGovern bags first scheme

3 days ago
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Focus on Northern homes pays dividends for Gleeson

Owning a Gleeson home “cheaper than council house rent”

3 days ago
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BBC starts hunt for contractor to rebuild Eastenders set

Procurement race starts for £15m revamp of Albert Square

6 days ago
Technopark South Bank University

London South Bank Uni unveils £500m development plan

University starts hunt for developer to deliver 10-year plan

3 days ago
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Lakehouse job losses could hit 170

Redundancy programme continues at Essex contractor

6 days ago
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Contractor hunt starts for £185m mixed-use Manchester job

Green light from planners for twin resi towers and office block

7 days ago
City Lifting Crane fire

Mobile crane explodes causing fireball on M40

Highway contractors are planning to resurface the damaged part of the M40 today

7 days ago
Roads, highways, theme, go, maintenance

Morgan Sindall on recruitment drive for £750m highways deal

Recruitment events in East Anglia next week: Register now

6 days ago
Mulberry Port Street

John Sisk front runner for £28m Manchester PRS flats

Finance secured for developer Mulbury’s 135-home Port Street project

6 days ago
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Near-miss for Crossrail workers as train hits power cable

Investigation launched after construction train rips electricity panel from tunnel wall

6 days ago
Jeremy Fish

Nationwide Platforms md takes Ardent chief executive role

Jeremy Fish joins Ardent to steer expansion drive

6 days ago
Haydn Mursell, Kier Group chief executive

Kier posts loss after £116m raft of one-off costs

Kier counts cost of Caribbean closure and Mouchel and May Gurney integration

1 week ago
Dover leisure centre Whitfield

Council set to tender £26m Dover leisure centre

Contractor due to be appointed next August for new Whitfield swimming and sports complex

6 days ago