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Civil engineers vote “yes but” to keeping the CITB

Trade body backs skills group after £385,000 grant

5 hours ago
Haydn Mursell, Kier Group chief executive

Kier suffers £86m hit on Hong Kong and Caribbean exit

Kier returns to profit and closes out problem Hong Kong and Caribbean contracts

9 hours ago

Stalled Liverpool developer sells £3.85m Banksys

North Point Global cashes in

10 hours ago
McAvoy Concordia Academy 1

Offsite specialist McAvoy wins Essex school job

First of more than 60 modules to arrive on site next month

10 hours ago

Demolition worker crushed by excavator

Court hears how worker left with punctured lungs and liver

10 hours ago
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Plans for £300m Edgbaston mixed-use scheme approved

New Garden Square scheme gets green light

10 hours ago
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F M Conway buys into Suffolk blacktop firm

Civils firm buys stake in road surfacing specialist Toppesfield

10 hours ago

Mitie to sell property management division

Cost cutting programme continues as another 480 jobs set to go

1 day ago

Police to quiz 336 firms in wake of Grenfell fire

Detectives comb through millions of documents and forensically examine tower in minute detail

2 days ago
Leeds Hilton

Developer buys unfinished Leeds hotel project

Unfinished GB Building hotel project to be redeveloped as student flats

1 day ago
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Profits double as Alun Griffiths revenue soars

Strong growth in rail work lifts Abergavenny contractor

1 day ago
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Robertson gets go-ahead for £23m Inverness Justice Centre

Contractor Robertson due to start work this autumn

2 days ago

Durkan to start on £110m resi scheme in Ilford

Britannia Music Site scheme will contain 30% affordable homes

1 day ago

Galliford Try to fit-out HSBC Birmingham HQ

Galliford lands £20m+ deal at complex where it was main contractor

1 day ago
A66 TransPennine

Arcadis to develop A66 TransPennine scheme

£1.7m contract to develop A66 Northern TransPennine proposals

1 day ago
High View Hatfield

Lovell set for £45m Hatfield regeneration scheme

Detailed plans will be submitted early next year for homes and shops

2 days ago
Surbiton Springfield hospital trust

McAlpine JV wins £160m London mental health project

NHS land for 800 homes to be sold to fund Springfield and Tolworth mental health schemes

2 days ago
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Plans go in for £350m scheme in Beaconsfield

Inland Homes makes progress on 100 acre Wilton Park site

2 days ago
Mark Smith Billington

Billington ramps up steelwork capacity as orders surge

New Shafton production facility to come on stream in January

2 days ago
Fusion 21

66 firms win places on Fusion21 £90m framework

Full list of winning consultants on latest four-year deal from procurement body

2 days ago
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Osborne bags Stockport Mersey Bridge

Phase of of £41m Stockport Interchange to start in April

2 days ago
Strathclyde University teaching hub

Plan for £60m Strathclyde Uni teaching hub

The BDP designed building is the University’s largest single project spend to date

2 days ago
Steve Hollingshead

Murphy sells stake in Australian infrastructure business

Cash raised will help civils specialist hit £2.5bn turnover target by 2025

3 days ago
Visualisation of planned central Manchester schemes (see video below)

Eric Wright warns Manchester market overheated

Lancashire builder suffers loss for second year running

3 days ago

Developer and foreman jailed after death of carpenter

Pair found guilty on manslaughter charges after fatal fall on Brighton site

3 days ago
Teesside University Central Laboratory Facility

Teesside Uni plans £300m campus expansion

Middlesbrough and Darlington campuses to be expanded in ambitious masterplan

3 days ago
Albert Islands Docklands

£1bn London docklands scheme developer named

London & Regional Properties to redevelop Albert Island

3 days ago
Railway tunnel

Network Rail to overhaul tunnel re-lining methods

Industry called up to design faster, more efficient way to repair Victorian tunnels

3 days ago
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Balfour Beatty does U-turn over support for CITB

Contractor to back skills body just weeks after broadside from boss Leo Quinn

6 days ago

Interserve appoints new finance chief

Mark Whiteling to help turnaround contractor

3 days ago