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Balfour Beatty UK construction MD to step down

Tom Edgcumbe to depart after just over a year as MD construction services in England and Wales

4 hours ago

Crest Nicholson trebles cladding retrofit provisions to £43m

House builder revises building safety retrofit costs in face of new Government guidance

3 hours ago

BAM bags £110m refurb of iconic Covent Garden tower

Landmark Seifert-designed 15-storey Space House to get two extra floors

17 hours ago

Winvic to start UK’s largest speculative shed

Ellesmere Port warehouse understood to be worth around £80m

4 hours ago

Kier signs deal for £169m Luton hospital revamp

Main construction work to start this month and last until 2024

3 hours ago

Willmott Dixon nabs £30m Kirklees police HQ

Work to start within next few weeks on regional police HQ

11 hours ago

50 firms win £750m decarbonisation framework

Fusion21 framework to target ‘whole building’ works on homes and schools

4 hours ago

Kier reported to be in talks to buy Tilbury Douglas

Talks reported to be at an advanced stage between both boards

1 day ago

Finance sealed for next-generation London office job

Goldman Sachs takes stake in London Bridge office project

1 day ago

John F Hunt starts giant clean-up on £110m Walsall site

Land remediation work at contaminated site will take two years

1 day ago

Build to rent boom lifts Watkin Jones profit to £52m

Surging build to rent market lifts development pipeline to £1.8 billion

1 day ago

HS2 awards £310m station lifts and escalators deal

TK Elevator signs 160 lifts and 130 escalators deal for four stations

2 days ago

Robot cutter set to revolutionise paving jobs for Eurovia

Automated system will spell end for noisy slab cutting on busy sites

2 days ago

First mass built carbon negative homes get underway

St Modwen first volume developer to build affordable carbon-negative homes

2 days ago

GMI Construction names new CEO

Lee Powell takes helm as CEO at GMI Construction in growth push

2 days ago

514-home London scheme clears final hurdle

Inland Homes declares victory after three-year planning battle over Hillingdon Master Brewer site

2 days ago
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Henry Construction wins £30m Clarion housing scheme

Ravensbury estate regeneration in Mitcham is Henry’s first project for Clarion

2 days ago

Lovell lands £700m homes deal with Suffolk council

Development joint venture will see at least 2,800 homes built across the county

2 days ago

Ballymore pulls 51-storey tower plan amid fire safety concern

London Fire Brigade raises concern about single staircase and fire strategy

5 days ago

New work surges as materials shortages ease

Mild weather and easing of supply chain bottlenecks lifts new work 5.7%

5 days ago

PDR Construction goes into administration

All staff made redundant as suppliers owed millions

6 days ago

Brick-laying robot gets approval from NHBC

Robot can now be used in construction of new homes covered by NHBC warranty

5 days ago

Temporary visa scheme needed for London sites

Mayor of London demands action over site skills shortages

6 days ago

Construction worker dies after fall from mobile tower

Court hears how tower wasn’t configured correctly

6 days ago

Glencar wins £50m Peterborough logistics hub

Works start on trio of sheds at Kingston Park

6 days ago

Green light for £330m Woking high-rise cluster

Work to start on five blocks towards the end of 2022.

6 days ago

Countryside chief executive makes sudden exit

Major shareholder takes seat on board as first quarter trading falls below board expectations

6 days ago

Big names line-up for £2.7bn Birmingham roads deal

Arup, Arcadis, Balfour Beatty, Carnell, Colas, Kier and Tarmac among firms eyeing contract

6 days ago

Galliford Try scoops £56m Milton Keynes PRS job

Building arm will deliver 329 rental flats across four buildings rising up to 11 storeys

7 days ago
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Designers shortlisted for £1bn Oxford Innovation district

Oxford Uni and L&G advance £1bn Begbroke science district plan

7 days ago