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Construction giants face prosecution over Crossrail death

BAM Nuttall, Ferrovial and Kier face charges over fatality and two serious injuries

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Peabody and Family Mosaic unveil mega-merger plan

Merger to create enlarged £6bn Peabody Group to complete in July

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£775m Paddington Cube gets planning green light

Developer Irvine Sellar clear to build 14-storey cube-shaped office building

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Robertson boss in England quits after nearly 10 years

Andy McCleod, managing director of Robertson Construction England, steps down

9 hours ago
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Balfour, BAM and Skanska lead way on new BIM Kitemark

BSI launches Kitemark for construction information management

6 hours ago
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Morgan Sindall pulls off second contracts league double

Contractor now favourite to take 2016 contracts league title

16 hours ago
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Ladder fall costs Volvo £900,000

Worker at plant division left in coma

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Revenue growth and support services fuel Carillion profits

UK construction expected to deliver margins of up to 3%

9 hours ago
L&Q

L&Q unveils £15bn building plan after mega-merger

Development pipeline doubles to 100,000 as L&Q and East Thames merger completed

18 hours ago
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Terraced homes plan above Manchester housing blocks

Developer DeTrafford Estates to build aluminium clad houses on roof tops of Castlefield scheme

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Network Rail loses sole control of track maintenance

Virgin and Southern to share control of track maintenance in radical railways shake-up

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Hill and Hyde launch £150m London job JV

Work to start next month on Stonebridge Estate housing scheme

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22 Bishopsgate lowered over crane clash fear with planes

Four floors trimmed from City of London tower over airspace safety during construction

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Crossrail sparks return to work as New Year strike ballot looms

Protest by electricians ends as bonus ballot planned in January

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Wigan council hunts for schools builders

Council rebids £50m schools framework

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Payment reporting to start in April after one year delay

Large firms will need to report twice a year on average payment performance

1 day ago
Wolseley

Wolseley sees UK revenue fall as job cuts consultation continues

Latest quarter sees group turnover and profits power ahead

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HSE

Construction worker hit in face with crowbar

Court hears how laying concrete floor slabs went horribly wrong on hotel job

1 day ago
Leeds Bradford Airport

Leeds plans three new stations and airport rail link

New airport parkway station in £270million transport proposals for Leeds

1 day ago
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London Mayor plans more Cycle Superhighways

Sadiq Khan promises to minimise congestion problems during construction

2 days ago
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ISG pulls out of £41m York Stadium scheme

Contractor withdraws as main construction partner on football stadium scheme

2 days ago
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Government hails record £500bn infrastructure pipeline

Infrastructure spending to hit record levels over next five years – details

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£1bn YORcivil 2 framework out for renewal

Over 30 firms face fight for places on Yorkshire and Humberside framework

2 days ago
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Wates wins £27m RAF Marham F-35 squadron HQ

Wates bags first job under the new DIO contractors’ framework

2 days ago
Peach Place Wokingham

Dawnus bags £13m Wokingham town centre job

Work to start on Peach Place phase one in January

3 days ago
London Underground

London Underground fined £500,000 for lift shaft fall

Injured worker spent 10 days in hospital after 9.5m fall from scaffolding

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Ringway faces fight for £210m Shropshire highways deal

County council decides to go back to market for next seven-year maintenance term

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£200m Liverpool Chinatown contractor to be replaced on sites

Bilt Group being removed from developer North Point Global’s sites

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Construction buyers report surge in workloads

But material price rises hit five-year high

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Sparks set to blockade Crossrail site

Industrial relations row with Crown House escalates

5 days ago