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southall

Specialists land first trade packages at huge Berkeley site

Main construction starts on 88-acre Southall Waterside site

10 hours ago
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Electrification plans scrapped on three major rail routes

Contracts worth millions axed as Government switches focus to new train technology

10 hours ago
Robert Vickers, Clugston Group Chief Executive (David Lee Photography Ltd) July 2017

Project delays dent Clugston results

Contractor confident about future prospects following a “challenging” year

14 hours ago
Skanska Group’s president Johan Karlström

UK drags Skanska Europe into £40m loss

Skanska chief aims to cut operational costs and tighten risk management

18 hours ago
Intu Lakeside

McLaren set to bag £45m Lakeside extension

Contractor beats off McAlpine, ISG and Sisk to take Essex retail deal

19 hours ago
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Demand grows for immediate revamp of building regs

Local council chief attacks BRE, contractors and manufacturers for not sharing previous fire test results

19 hours ago
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Canary Wharf Contractors pays £11,000 tax on £70m profit

Company offsets £13.9m Corporation Tax bill against losses at other group divisions

1 day ago
ExCel

Mount Anvil plans 1,000 flats in London Royal Docks

Deal with London ExCel centre paves way to build block of apartments

20 hours ago
rlb

Consultant RLB stages mass raid on Mace managers

Five senior figures jump ship to join rival

2 days ago
Mark-Farmer

Ministers reject client levy option in Farmer Review

Government backs most calls for reform but stops short of 0.5% charge on clients

1 day ago
Morgan Sindall

Construction and fit out boost profits at Morgan Sindall

Contractor bucks recent sector trend by telling City to expect higher than predicted profits

2 days ago
125 Old Broad

Lendlease ordered to pay £14.8m for city tower falling glass

Cladding contractor to pick up bill after 15-foot glass pane fell from 17th floor

2 days ago
Grenfell

Civil engineers act to avert Grenfell-style disasters

ICE launches review of lessons from tower tragedy to avoid infrastructure failures

2 days ago
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Man killed in derelict church collapse

Tragedy at Cardiff site where old church was being demolished

2 days ago
parliament

CH2M and BDP to lead revamp of Parliament

Firms to assess scale of work needed ahead of potential £4bn restoration

2 days ago
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Wates southern boss joins Midas

Peter Whitmore charged with growing turnover in the south to £100m

2 days ago
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Willmott Dixon wins £24m laser testing centre

Another major win for contractor at Harwell Science Campus

2 days ago
Euston Station development zone

HS2 confirms shortlists for new stations

Design teams battle to win trio of stations as development partners fight for major Euston site

3 days ago
Willmott Residential

Willmott Dixon starts redundancy talks as divisions merge

Contractor confident most housing staff will be redeployed during merger into main construction arm

3 days ago
wolffkran

Tower crane drivers hold ballot over summer strikes

Unite warns of widespread project delays as dispute with HTC Wolffkran intensifies

3 days ago
carillion

Government confident Carillion JV will deliver HS2 deals

Rail chiefs seek guarantees from joint venture partners

3 days ago
1 finsbury avenue

Site start next month for £70m Broadgate revamp

Facelift for 1 Finsbury Square as tech firm Mimecast set to move in to financial hub

3 days ago
dan spencer

Torsion keeps growing on back of contract winning streak

Turnover set to hit £38m as staff numbers rise to 71

3 days ago
Construction Track 14

Winners revealed for £6.6bn HS2 Phase One

Contracts bonanza as big names bag string of huge civils deals

4 days ago
carillion

Carillion calls in accountant EY to cut costs

Carillion adds to raft of financial advisers as crisis contractor overhauled

4 days ago
T Clarke

T Clarke recovers £1.4m of fraud cash

Building services giant reaches out-of-court settlement with cheating former employee

4 days ago
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Contract race starts for new £58m link road

Bidders wanted for major civils job in Cheshire

4 days ago
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Bouygues and McGee dig one of London’s largest ever holes

Excavation for new cancer centre is big enough to contain the Royal Albert Hall

7 days ago
arthur-street

Wates chosen by Orbit for £73m estate revamp

Residential arm to work on latest estate rebuild in south east London

4 days ago
Gregor Craig Skanska

Skanska UK takes £33m hit on projects

Project delays and slow production rates hit UK contractor operations

7 days ago