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HS2 viaduct blunder over wonky concrete segments

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

16 hours ago

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

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

9 hours ago

Four arrested in £140m property fraud probe

Serious Fraud Office investigating collapse of property developer Signature Group

17 hours ago

BT Tower to become hotel

New owner MCR Hotels to transform iconic building

4 mins ago

Plans in for first phase of £1.7bn ID Manchester

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

26 mins ago

London £3bn housing framework out to tender

SMEs allocated slots on London Construction Programme housing framework refresh

23 hours ago

BAM wins first major RAAC school rebuild

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

24 hours 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

1 day ago

Councils to turn screw on building owners over fire safety upgrades

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

1 day ago

Green light for £300m Fenland energy from waste scheme

Wisbech incinerator will generate 50MW from half a million tonnes of waste

2 days ago

Multiplex starts on 50-storey Thames tower

Developer green lights construction of latest phase of £3bn Bankside Yards scheme

2 days ago

McLaren lodges fresh Reading Broad Street Mall plan

Town centre scheme will deliver 600 homes in four towers

2 days ago

Beard bags £24.5m Bristol office revamp

Construction to start in April

24 hours ago

SMEs star in £3.2bn social housing upkeep deal

Around 85% of Efficiency North’s framework winners are local firms

2 days ago

Scottish NHS new building projects delayed for two years

Spending clampdown hits over a dozen planned projects

2 days ago

Balfour M25 workers hold strike ballot

Motorway maintenance crews unhappy with 3.4% pay rise offer

2 days ago

Rainsford Contracts acquires M&E specialist

Expanded contractor will have turnover of £45m

2 days ago

Statom expands with launch of Northern HQ

RC frames specialist now targeting jobs in Scotland and north of England

3 days ago

High Court dismisses Stonehenge tunnel challenge

Judge quashes legal challenge against Government consent for £1.7bn job

3 days ago

£1.5bn Teesside carbon capture scheme consented

Final investment decision expected this year for construction start

3 days ago

First viaduct steel section installed at HS2’s complex junction job

Victor Buyck Steel Construction install first 300t viaduct section

3 days ago

Sister scaffold firms file administration notices

BCM Scaffolding Services and Scaffteq West employ 100 people between them

3 days ago

McLaughlin & Harvey suffers £8.6m loss

Cost inflation and Scottish landfill tax legislation hit Antrim-based group

3 days ago

Regulator opens probe into National Highways delivery

ORR concerned about ‘dip in performance’ on capital projects

3 days ago

Sir Robert McAlpine chief Paul Hamer exits

Hamer replaced as CEO by former Lendlease Europe boss Neil Martin

6 days ago

Unite Students to build £250m Newcastle scheme

Work to start this summer on revamp of Castle Leazes site

3 days ago

Britcon poaches Tilbury Douglas business development chief

Don Stewart joins Britcon board as strategic director

3 days ago

Building control system on verge of collapse

Calls to delay new registration scheme

6 days ago

Go-ahead for UK’s largest mass timber structure neighbourhood

Visionary 685-home sustainable village will be built in Lewes, East Sussex

6 days ago

£90m Manchester zig-zag library approved

Work to start this summer on iconic city centre building

6 days ago