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Construction arm propels Mace to record profit

Revenue expected to top £2bn this year despite project delays

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Sisk fixes price on £227m Quintain flats job

Quintain signs single-largest contract so far at Wembley Park

2 hours ago

Rising costs tip William Hare to £3.6m loss

Specialist contractor falls into the red despite near 60% revenue rise to £220m

23 hours ago

Safety blitz on “aches, pains and strains” on site

1,000 site visits planned in coming months to check how workers are moving heavy or bulky materials

1 day ago

Drones sent flying underground to check sewers

Traditional inspection teams replaced with latest technology

6 hours ago

Plan submitted for 470 Preston flats scheme

Stoneygate Central scheme on Dryden Mill site will rise to 16 storeys

5 hours ago

Graham starts £124m M25 Junction 28

Work on the 36-month Junction 28 upgrade includes constructing a major two-lane loop road

5 hours ago

Keltbray bags brace of energy infrastructure wins

Civils work on huge converter stations worth £30m to specialist

23 hours ago

Balfour Beatty sole winner for £4bn Scape civils deals

Contractor reappointed to England, Wales and Northern Ireland and separate Scottish deals

1 day ago

PR expert Baroness Rock to chair Costain

Kate Rock will take up senior board role at the end of the year

1 day ago

Billington profit upgrade after strong first-half

Steelwork contractor says weaker pound will allow it to reignite its old export markets in Europe

1 day ago

Green light for £120m Liverpool “super restaurant”

Historic Pumphouse at Stanley Dock to be transformed

2 days ago

Tolent bags £15m Sunderland skills academy

Work to start later this year on Housing Innovation and Construction Skills Academy

1 day ago

Government launches net zero review

Pro-growth and pro-business review of net zero 2050 target launches

2 days ago

L&G Modular wins 400-home Wolverhampton job

Modular specialist wins 17-acre Canalside South regeneration scheme

2 days ago

£1.2bn A12 upgrade accepted for planning

15-mile Essex road upgrade between Chelmsford and Colchester aims for 2023/24 start

2 days ago

US consultant trumps WSP bid for RPS Group

Tetra Tech swoops but WSP could come back with new offer if bidding war breaks out

2 days ago

Sisk hands staff £900 cost of living cash boost

Firm also promises staff £400 Christmas voucher in November

2 days ago

Loathed IR35 reforms scrapped by Chancellor

Contractors will no longer have to determine tax status of freelance workers

5 days ago

Higgins signs deal for 740 West London homes

Work to start this autumn on two Hayes housing estate rebuilds

2 days ago

Kier wins Sefton net zero £36m school job

Deyes High School in Maghull will consist of 60 classrooms

2 days ago

Giant TBM cutterhead takes road trip to second drive

Balfour Beatty Vinci to drag remaining TBM back through tunnel for second bore

5 days ago

Fast-track 138-project growth plan – full list

Chancellor banks on road projects to lead growth plan recover

5 days ago

Kwarteng backs construction to lead “new era for Britain”

Planning rules to be ripped-up to speed infrastructure work as 38 new Investment Zones created

6 days ago

Green light for next two Manchester NOMA jobs

Work to start early next year on first of two major office buildings

5 days ago

Bouygues struggles to raise profitability

Loss-making contracts dent pre-tax profit at £835,000 from revenue up at £484m

5 days ago

Architect helps staff with £1,000 cost of living cash

P+HS Architects to make one-off payments this autumn

5 days ago

Sisk wins £69m rerouting of landslip-prone A59

Site clearance to start next month at Kex Gill in Yorkshire

6 days ago

Renewal race starts for £800m NEPO framework

Nearly 20 firms face fight to renew places on north east construction panel

5 days ago

Avonside supply chain left holding £17m in unpaid bills

Former bosses revealed as buyers of branches from administrators

6 days ago

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