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10,000 jobs at risk in nuclear supply chain without Sizewell C

Contractors urge Government to back new Suffolk nuclear power station

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Kier plunges to £273m loss

Heavy restructuring costs and building losses set Kier back

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Tolent order book rises to £190m despite southern exit

Directors wind down loss-making southern business to focus on north and central England

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Hull contractor writes roadworks sign in local dialect

“Yer Jerking, Merr Rerd Werks” sign unveiled by M B Roche & Sons

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M&E firms now optimistic after worst fears not realised

Firms in positive mood even with furlough scheme drawing to a close

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£216m deal for East Coast Main Line power upgrade phase 2

Rail Electrification Alliance, including VolkerRail and Murphy, signs contracts

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Tender prices hold firm but likely to fall 2.5% in 2021

Mace cost consultancy forecasts bid pricing fall next year

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Skanska chief to chair CBI construction council

Gregor Craig will succeed Sir James Wates in November

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Henry Construction hires safety director

Former Murphy safey chief joins Henry Construction

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Go-ahead for West London 460-home build to rent scheme

TfL/Grainger JV to start five-block scheme next to Southall station

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Argent advances plan for fifth Paradise Square building

Four architects in contest to design Three Chamberlain Square and hotel

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Mini nuclear power lifeline for Wylfa site

Rolls-Royce eyes North Wales site after Hitachi confirms £20bn nuclear power plant canned

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Morgan Sindall set for £40m Birmingham Uni lab job

First phase of Molecular Science complex to start early next year

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Leaders press Chancellor for targeted six-pack stimulus

Industry tables carbon reduction, cladding and job creation plan for Autumn spending review

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Worker killed as scaffold collapses during dismantling

Contractor and director fined after fatal fall in north London

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Vital Energi to build waste heat from power plant centre

Low-carbon energy centre to use spare heat from planned £680m energy from waste plant

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Spring start for next Harwell science block

Builder yet to be named for Quad 2 building

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MPs slam missed cladding remediation target

Public Accounts Committee warns it is “imperative” new 2021 deadline to replace cladding is met

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Galliford Try suffers £60m loss

Contractor forecasts return to profit this year and targets 1.6% margin

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Pulling-out of London market costs Redrow £35m

Making “acceptable” returns in the capital “increasingly more difficult”

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Balfour tops August contracts league with civils wins

Value of industry civils contract wins rises above last year’s pre-Covid level

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Lendlease to cut 240 UK staff

Lendlease streamlining to see workforce cut by 15%

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Network Rail to prototype composite station bridges

Low carbon composite bridges could be used to replace existing assets

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Nuclear supply chain fears as £20bn Wylfa project scrapped

Firms warn Sizewell C plan now essential to protect developing industry

3 days ago

Nine win next phase of £12bn Openreach roll-out

2m more homes to be hooked up in ultrafast broadband push

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Competition watchdog probes Interserve FM sale to Mitie

CMA investigates £271m merger to create UK’s largest FM firm

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Henry Boot puts social housing arm into liquidation

Starfish Commercial closes year after acquisition

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Imtech cuts jobs as founder steps down

Imtech Engineering Services to axe 50 jobs in streamlining

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Major lift milestone for Hinkley second reactor

Second reactor cup built and installed 30% quicker than first

3 days ago

Clegg wins £16m Dudley Very Light Rail centre

New centre will develop new cheap lightweight rail system to replace trams

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