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Willmott Dixon exits stage left from Essex theatre contract

Contract re-tendering shines spotlight on growing schism between contractors and clients

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Purpose build student schemes to surge again

Unite assembles record £1.3bn pipeline as fall in HMO supply boosts PBSA sector

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Bidding starts for £1.4bn Midlands Rail Hub Alliance

Alliance will deliver upgrades to rail lines and stations around Birmingham and nearby towns

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Brickability sounds warning over materials demand

Distributor sees lower sales lasting for longer before house building recovers

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English Cities Fund raises extra £200m for work pipeline

Muse, Homes England, L&G partnership to double in size

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Go-ahead for 64 homes at former Glasgow Coliseum theatre

Robertson-owned developer Urban Union to build four housing blocks at site

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Competition probe launched into 8 major house builders

Cartel watchdog says volume house builders may have exchanged competitively sensitive information

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Cement-free concrete firm falls into administration

DB Group also owned Pudlo waterproofing products

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Everton Stadium now structurally complete

Laing O’Rourke lifts final concrete terrace section into place

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HS2 launches third London Northolt tunnel TBM

1,700 tonne machine begins 3.4mile dig under the capital

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Willmott Dixon set for Manchester science park job

Contractor understood to be in final stages of talks to land £75m Greenheys building

4 days ago

Transport jobs get £4.7bn of cancelled HS2 cash

Government details funding for North and Midlands from 2025

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Stewart Milne went down owing supply chain £153m

So far 1,375 firms have come forward with unpaid bills

5 days ago

Didcot disaster investigation enters its ninth year

Still no answers for families of quartet killed in demolition collapse

4 days ago

Mount Anvil wins £275m Westminster estate renewal

First phase of Church Street area regeneration will deliver 400 new homes and a library

5 days ago

Trio of A47 road upgrades to go-ahead as legal challenge fails

20-month delay adds tens of millions to dualling costs

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Skanska and Morgan Sindall win £277m duo of Cambridge jobs

Railpen awards £200m Botanic Place and £77m Devonshire Gardens office jobs

5 days ago

Offsite specialist Merit sees profits grow

Contractor sees further growth in turnover and profits

4 days ago

Morgan Sindall delivers another record year of profit

Revenue tops £4bn as pre-tax profit soars 70% to £144m

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Galliford Try nets two pipelines and road job worth £98m

Firm wins £64m of Thames Water pipelines and Halifax road improvements

4 days ago

HS2 viaduct blunder over wonky concrete segments

Align JV now drilling out concrete joint as part of week-long remedial work

6 days ago

City of London hots up as 9m sq ft under construction

Investors return to City as “10 Cheesgraters” of floorspace under construction

5 days ago

Four arrested in £140m property fraud probe

Serious Fraud Office investigating collapse of property developer Signature Group

6 days ago

McLaren gets green light for 31-storey student tower

Revamp of historic Birmingham site will provide 759 student beds and 189 apartments

5 days ago

BT Tower to become hotel

New owner MCR Hotels to transform iconic building

5 days ago

Plans in for first phase of £1.7bn ID Manchester

Plan to reinvent 1960s Renold Building as a new innovation hub

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London £3bn housing framework out to tender

SMEs allocated slots on London Construction Programme housing framework refresh

6 days ago

BAM wins first major RAAC school rebuild

Contractor seals £46m deal for St Leonards school in Durham

6 days ago

Failed strip out specialist owes £1.5m to supply chain

More than 100 subcontractors and suppliers left with unpaid bills by Type Ten Limited

6 days ago

Councils to turn screw on building owners over fire safety upgrades

Government tells councils to step up legal action against rogue building owners

6 days ago