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M&E sector leads rise in subcontractor tender activity

Tender activity grows in first quarter but concern about project delays remain

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Funding deal for Salford Michigan Tower job

Vermont Construction to build first 34-storey tower for developer X1

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Court fight continues for specialist hit by CCJ blunder

Screeding contractor still fighting bureaucracy seven months after incorrect filing

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Morgan Sindall bags £60m raft of NHS projects

Mid and South Essex NHS Trust plans six projects

1 day ago

Peri buys shoring and temporary bridge specialist Mabey Hire

Scaffolding and formwork specialist expands offer

1 day ago

Steel contractor Embrace targets £100m revenue

Growing structural steel specialist appoints COO

9 hours ago

Vinci/McAlpine go-ahead for £312m Midlands hospitals revamp

Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust gets full business case approval

1 day ago

Lendlease puts construction arm up for sale

After two decades of global expansion Lendlease retreats to Australia

2 days ago

Mount Anvil seals Isle of Dogs estate rebuild

Firm will build 300 new homes at East London’s Tiller Road Estate

1 day ago

Northumbria Uni invites bids for £75m CHASE project

12-storey student block to be demolished for new Centre for Health and Social Equity

1 day ago

Civils firm Akela appoints former Robertson director as MD

Framework expert Robert Ogg to lead growth at Scottish contractor

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McLaren to build new Hertfordshire primary school

Contractor to prioritise local suppliers on High Leigh Garden Village site

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Developer picked for Stafford town centre regeneration

ION Developments will draw up detailed plans for mixed-use Eastgate scheme

1 day ago

Former Crossrail boss Mark Wild to lead HS2

Wild to bear down on spiralling costs and bring rejigged scheme in on time

3 days ago

Receivers in at £125m Manchester tower developer

Domis Construction walked away from scheme following doubts over funding

4 days ago

Costain A1 £260m dualling job finally gets go-ahead

Ministers sat on planning inspectors report for nearly three years

2 days ago

Election delays decision on Lower Thames Crossing

Planning decision on £1.2bn Luton airport expansion also pushed back six months

2 days ago

Caddick steps-in at former Lane End housing job

Contractor to restart phase of £262m scheme hit by administration

2 days ago

Plans in for Leeds iconic Tetley building revamp

Former brewing giant’s HQ to become indoor market and offices

2 days ago

BAM wins first phase of North Devon hospital revamp

New staff accommodation to kick-off hospital redevelopment

2 days ago

McAlpine pulls out of £55m Carlisle Citadels project

University of Cumbria starts hunt for replacement contractor

1 week ago

Strabag UK suffers further big trading loss

Austrian contractor is gearing up for major presence in the UK market

6 days ago

Durham Uni picks UPP for £130m student scheme

Firm will deliver 1,000 self-catered bed spaces

6 days ago

Architects now upbeat after 10-months of work gloom

Larger practices see rising workloads in next three months

6 days ago

Motorist dies after collision with road paver

Police Scotland investigating fatal crash

7 days ago

McLaren Living appoints HG Construction for £69m scheme

Build to Rent scheme will transform former vacant car park site in Leeds city centre

1 week ago

Squibb liquidator probes £2m of “missing” plant

Machinery, cars and scrap metal have disappeared at demolition specialist

1 week ago

Galliford Try to re-enter affordable homes market

Contractor sets out new five-year plan to build margin to 4%

1 week ago

Former Sellar chief to lead civils contractor Kilnbridge

Owen Dannatt joins as new CEO as founder Dermot McDermott becomes Chairman

1 week ago

Hunt starts for nuclear fusion plant construction partner

Fusion energy plant to be built at West Burton coal power station site.

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