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Firms sentenced after four killed in site excavation tragedy

Companies fined £700,000 after disaster in Norfolk

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BAM books in £35.5m refurb deal at listed castle

Studley Castle will become hotel owned by Butlin’s group

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Carillion plans job losses as rail spending cuts bite

Union vows to fight against redundancies as renewal spending falls

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Ardmac wins fit-out deal at Kirkstall Forge

Work to start next month on new offices for vehicle leasing specialist

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McLaren lands £38m Brighton College sports and science centre

Contractor bags third major deal in five years with college

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CITB to sell awarding body

Cskills Awards to have new owners

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Balfour to close seven offices in Scotland

All operations north of the border to be directed from one new main office

3 days ago

Cemex drivers call off strike plans

Fear of disruption to site materials deliveries subsides as pay deal struck

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Nine firms win places on £225m modular framework

Fusion 21 picks winners for education authorities to use

4 days ago

Winners revealed for LHC modular buildings deal

Big week for offsite as another major framework agreed

4 days ago

Helical bullish about London office market

Developer focuses on London, Manchester and logistics sites

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Tarmac poaches director from FM Conway

Surfacing boss Toby Pyper to join Tarmac next month

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Private rented sector fund raises £250m

Investors pile-in to new PRS fund looking for stakes in new schemes across the country

4 days ago
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Race starts for first £15m Brent Cross infrastructure deal

Roads and utilities work to pave way for £1.4bn shopping centre revamp

4 days ago

Developers scale down plans for Wylfa nuclear plant

Number of construction workers needed falls to 8,500 from 10,000

5 days ago
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Facebook snub prompts refurb rethink on Oxford Street

Great Portland Estates considers more extensive revamp at Oxford House

4 days ago

McLaren lands deal to fit-out new home of the FT

Newspaper staff will have a running track on the roof of New Bracken House

5 days ago

Skanska appoints new head of building business

Katy Dowding promoted as contractor unveils management reshuffle

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Bid race begins for £20m mega car park

Port of Southampton plans largest car storage facility yet

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MVS Group lands mechanical deal at new Spurs stadium

Midlands specialist boosts turnover and opens new North West office

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BAM wins £20m Sheffield school

Mercia secondary school will open late next year

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Sparks down tools on Skanska Crossrail sites

Electricians “cabin-up” in row over bonus pay and union recognition

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Ingenious crane design at London’s tallest tower site

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Property firm merges with main contractor

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Deal creates £65m distribution business

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