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Administrators at HOC swamped by creditor claims

Angry suppliers and staff to vent their rage at creditors’ meeting next month

2 hours ago
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Government dithers over Hinkley Point decision

Ministers want to “consider carefully” over £18bn scheme despite funding agreement by EDF

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Clugston starts hunt for new chief executive

Stephen Martin leaving after 10 years to become director general at the Institute of Directors

2 hours ago
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Alun Griffiths gets go-ahead for £14.5m roundabout upgrade

Funding agreed to ease congestion in Gloucester

3 hours ago
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Gary Neville unveils twin towers plan for Manchester

Far East backing could see work start on £200m site next year

20 hours ago
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Ban for labour supply boss over VAT swindle

Kent labour agency director banned for seven years after cheating HMRC out of £350,000

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HMRC smashes £6.9m construction tax fraud

Payroll and labour supply bosses kept tax deducted from workers on major sites

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Bid race starts for £400m public health science hub

Bidders day to be held in September for major new Harlow research HQ

1 day ago
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QS shortage still holding back construction

RICS survey shows rate of growth slowing as funding fears rise

1 day ago
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Balfour plan for 922-home Surrey estate approved

Work expected to start in 2017 on Shearwater estate regeneration

1 day ago
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Countryside sales up after post-Brexit cancellation blip

Cancelled homes now reselling at higher prices

1 day ago
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Worker killed as platform hits overhead power line

Court hears supervisor electrocuted when platform hit live cable

1 day ago
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Go-ahead for £344m London City Airport expansion

Work to create 500 construction jobs on terminal and taxiway upgrade

2 days ago
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Arsonists strike at road works site in Surrey

Vandals burn out an excavator and dumper

2 days ago
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Workers sent home from Cardy Construction sites

£63m turnover Kent contractor files notice of intent to appoint administrator

3 days ago
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Taylor Wimpey reports “business as usual” post Brexit vote

House builder reports “normal” trading patterns after month of analysis in wake of referendum

2 days ago
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Drug giant GSK unveils £275m of new construction plans

Major investment plans at trio of sites: Full details

2 days ago
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Former finance chiefs at failed Connaught struck off

Stephen Hill and David Wells barred from accountancy profession

2 days ago
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Civils contractors warn growth has “ground to a halt”

Government urged to restart boom with infrastructure investment plans

2 days ago
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Competition watchdog clears Breedon takeover of Hope

Deal completes on Monday to create largest independent construction materials group

2 days ago
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B&K wins Coventry airport £50m warehouse deal

Builder to start in August on three warehouses at Imperial Park distribution hub

2 days ago
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Student digs giant Unite commits to £675m pipeline

Student accommodation construction boom continues as Unite eyes London market for bargains

3 days ago
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US investor snaps up Morrison Utility Services

£600m turnover contractor bought by investor First Reserve

3 days ago
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Lindner wins £25.4m cladding package at Principal Place

Facade work to start on 50-storey resi tower in City of London next year

3 days ago
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Go-ahead for Portsmouth prison-to-homes job

Developer City & Country to create 230 homes at HMP Kingston site

3 days ago
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£60m expansion plan for Manchester biomedical hub

Construction to start next Spring on latest phase of Citylabs scheme

3 days ago
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Labourer crushed under three tonne road roller

Machine slides down steep bank and pins worker beneath it

3 days ago
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Arup to work on 21-storey resi tower made of wood

Construction to start next year on world’s tallest wooden resi tower in Amsterdam

3 days ago
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CITB to fund “Robots for Roofing” research

Drone flying programme one of beneficiaries of latest CITB funding round

4 days ago
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Lakehouse founder Steve Rawlings dies

Construction entrepreneur dies after short illness

4 days ago