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London now third most expensive city to build in

Capital only topped by Zurich and New York in terms of construction costs

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Wates lands £60m Hammersmith Police Station refurb

Construction set to start in November on major revamp for the Met

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Sir Robert McAlpine racks up £52m loss

Losses prompt restructuring with construction set to return to profit this year

4 days ago
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Summer safety update to make PQQ process simpler

Latest update to PAS 91 as battle continues to make prequals easier for contractors

16 hours ago
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Amazon mega-shed approved for Tilbury

Green light for 2m sq ft distribution centre next to Port of Tilbury

18 hours ago
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Telford Homes seals build to rent deal with M&G

Sale of site allows construction to start on 22-storey resi tower in East London

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Battle begins to be named best in construction

Nominations start rolling in for Construction Enquirer Awards: Enter now

22 hours ago
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Casting starts for £130m film and TV centre builder

Mystery funder initiates procurement for new South Bank project in London

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Race restarts for northern highways upkeep

Bid re-runs start for area 13 and 14 highways maintenance deals

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Veteran SES boss joins Interserve Engineering

Jim Marner leaves SES to head Interserve Engineering’s north east arm

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Mott jv wins £50m A96 dualling design

Design work will start next month on 29-mile western section of the A96

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BAM Nuttall creates head of innovation role

Colin Evison takes up new role and seeks to boost technical team

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Plans go in for £185m Manchester towers

Twin resi towers and office block planned next to Victoria Station

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Baldwins facing legal action over Blackwall Tunnel chaos

Transport for London tries to reclaim cost of resurfacing road following leak from mobile crane

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Green light for £400m Kingston town centre revamp

Construction to start on Eden Walk scheme in early 2017.

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HGV drivers warned after road worker crushed by runaway vehicle

20-year-old crushed to death on A21 repair site after materials delivery goes horribly wrong

6 days ago
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Contest starts for £15m Tameside Interchange

Transport for Greater Manchester expects to start work at the end of this year

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Bouygues Development rebrands as Linkcity

Renamed UK development business starts with a £1.3bn portfolio of schemes

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Kier wins £8m Gloucester bus station

Council hopes bus station will lead £60m development of the King’s Quarter

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Barratt & Segro confirmed for £3.5bn Meridian Water site

Massive new housing scheme will create 10,000 construction jobs

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Kier starts £19m home for last Concorde

New Filton Airfield museum will tell the story of Bristol’s aerospace industry from 1910

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Plans unveiled for London Elephant & Castle town centre

Ambitious high-rise scheme to replace famous pink shopping centre and London College of Communication

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Henry Boot dismisses talk of construction slowdown

More doubts cast over Government stats as business booming at construction division

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Balfour Beatty bags £130m M20 lorry park job

3,600-space lorry park to ease congestion from queueing lorries when cross-Channel transport is disrupted.

6 days ago
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BAM wins £41m Birmingham City Uni project

Work starts next month on the City South Campus in Edgbaston

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Portakabin bags £8.2m worth of school rebuild jobs

Off-site techniques cut school build times in half

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BAM Mott jv wins Devon and Yorkshire flood schemes

Work will start on the £32m next phase of the Exeter flood relief scheme in June

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WSP swoops to buy rival consultant Sweett

£24m deal sees WSP continue on the acquisition trail

7 days ago
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Swansea Tidal Lagoon developer dumps Chinese contractor

Swansea Tidal Lagoon developer to retender £300m sea wall contract

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Cleveland Bridge UK returns to profit after four years of losses

New management team turns steelwork contractor around with £2.5m profit

7 days ago