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Campaigners win court fight to block £1.7bn Stonehenge tunnel

High Court judge quashes development consent granted by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps

2 days ago

£350m Manchester twin skyscraper plan approved

Twin 56-storey residential towers to join Great Jackson Street cluster

2 days ago

Ballymore strikes deal for 2,800-home West London site

Partnership deal with Sainsbury’s for 18-acre canalside site at Ladbroke Grove

2 days ago

Utilities firm Fulcrum plunges to £11.5m loss

Firm hit by second wave lockdowns delaying contract awards and mobilisations

2 days ago

Green light for £100m UK Holocaust Memorial building

Work to start later this year on large memorial building next to Parliament

2 days ago

Government pledges another £81m for cycle lanes

Highway Code to be revamped to prioritise cyclists

2 days ago

Long Scottish Covid lockdown cost Robertson £11.5m

Private building group plunged into £6.1m trading loss by 3 month lockdown

2 days ago

Funding deal green lights £40m modular student scheme

Financier Maslow Capital backs Audley Modular Student Living’s latest scheme in Edinburgh

2 days ago

North East contractor stops work on sites

Kapex Construction staff confirm they are no longer working for the company

3 days ago

Construction Manager of the Year finalists revealed

Full list of 77 of the industry’s brightest talents

3 days ago

Record £860m pumped into 1,000 flood schemes this year

New six-year flood and coastal erosion investment plan commits to record £5.2bn spend

3 days ago

Forterra to spend £27m on high-end brick factory

Brick and block producer closes Bison precast site in face of margin pressure on ‘grey concrete’ products

3 days ago

Scottish retention reform plan put to Government

Government working group recommends ringfenced accounts and automatic retention release

3 days ago

Scaffolder hits overhead power line with pole

Contractor fined £333,333 after accident at commercial glasshouse site

3 days ago

Contractor hunt starts for Thames flood scheme

Contracts worth £275m up for grabs

4 days ago

CBRE pays £960m for 60% stake in Turner & Townsend

Deal values consultant at £1.6bn

5 days ago

Tetra Tech buys M&E consultant Hoare Lea

More than 900 staff to switch over to fast-growing US consulting group

4 days ago

Tideway breakthrough links all three tunnel sections

Key 75m connector tunnel breakthrough joins all tunnels for first time

4 days ago

Demolition and groundworks £1.6bn framework launched

Pagabo to hold webinar next month for interested companies: Register now

5 days ago

Go-ahead for £18m revamp of Army & Navy warehouse

Architect SPPARC redesigns historic Westminster site

4 days ago

Student rooms developer to strip HPL cladding from 22 buildings

Unite says cladding retrofit to cost £96m over next three years

5 days ago

House builders start to flesh out net-zero plan

Industry commits to first zero-carbon ready homes by 2025

5 days ago

John Sisk doubles cash pile to £62m despite profit fall

Profit almost halves to £2.8m as margin squeezed to 0.7% last year

5 days ago

Plans go in for £48m Derby arena

Construction set to start early next year

5 days ago

Costain to lead “electric road” trial for HGV charging

Electric lorries could be charged on the move by overhead power lines

5 days ago

Willmott Dixon gets go-ahead for Oldham secondary school

Work to start on £22m town centre school immediately

5 days ago

Mobile crane hirer Cadman joins vegetable oil revolution

Whole fleet to be converted to diesel alternative by end of this year

5 days ago

Go-ahead for 27-storey tower next to Shard

Edge London Bridge hailed as first of a new generation of office towers in London

6 days ago

Firms primed for £50m Hertfordshire police HQ

Contest to start in October for Welwyn Garden City blue light job

6 days ago

Construction to grow 6.3% next year as rebound persists

Infrastructure and private house building to continue to drive growth despite materials and labour shortages

6 days ago

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