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February start for £70m Brentford FC stadium

Buckingham Group set to start work on scaled-down Bees ground in West London

16 mins ago

Race on for £20m Luton Airport multi-storey car park

Bidding opens for a second major airport car park

54 mins ago

Developer chosen for trio of Woking towers

Mixed-use specialist Coplan aims to start work on town centre transformation in 2021

20 mins ago

Barhale achieves breakthrough on tunnel under the Thames

Civils specialist takes just three weeks to bore 330 metre tunnel for new gas pipes

56 mins ago

Construction outlook brightens despite output gloom

HS2 awards see record spike in orders figures during the third quarter

3 days ago

Contractors to benefit from prequal red tape cut

Revamp of PAS 91 will help buyers know more about suppliers

3 days ago

Boost your online presence with the new Enquirer Directory

New site for suppliers and buyers will showcase their products, services and latest stories

1 month ago

Berkeley to build modular homes factory

Construction set to start on new plant in Kent as profits continue to soar

3 days ago

Wales switches to project bank accounts

Education and Skills Funding Agency last central agency left to adopt PBAs

4 days ago

Forrest to make apprentices redundant

Shift to using subcontractors puts M&E apprentices at risk

3 days ago

Wolverhampton Uni to rebid £20m construction college

Wates was preferred bidder for the Springfield Brewery built environment college

3 days ago

Liverpool council to set up firm to build 10,000 homes

Foundations housing company will build on council land and refurb vacant stock

3 days ago

Plans for £75m student digs in Oxford

Developer Unite Students buys site for 885-bed scheme

3 days ago

Western Thermal buys Newcastle pipework specialist

Acoustic and insulation specialist doubles workforce to 250 with Henderson Site Services deal

4 days ago

BAM starts two Glasgow primary schools worth £18m

List of Scottish school wins grows with Blairdardie and Carntyne projects

4 days ago

Betting Spy: Bookies pay out on Man City title win

Punters get paid out early while the Manchester derby promises plenty of goals

4 days ago

R G Carter to rescue stalled tower in Ipswich

£20m funding deal agreed for waterfront scheme abandoned in the 2008 crash

4 days ago

Koreans rescue £15bn Moorside nuclear power station plan

West Cumbria project gets back on track but could be delayed by four years

4 days ago

T Clarke North West boss leaves after three months

Contracting head Steve Wallwork parts company with building services specialist

4 days ago

Gleeson housing completions set to jump by 20%

Northern house builder gears up to raise it active sites to 70

4 days ago

Tender race set to begin for £35m Wimbledon site

Clarion Housing Group has ambitious plans to transform Merton

5 days ago

BBC studio firm fined after electrician falls ten metres

Court hears how lack of edge protection left worker with a blood clot to the brain

4 days ago

Morgan Sindall BeMo tie-up wins £20m Tube train depot

Deal signed for 160m long train maintenance facility in West London

5 days ago

Bechtel bags £180m Gatwick Pier 6 expansion

Airport settles on construction management model to deliver complex Pier 6 expansion

5 days ago

Government unveils £600bn of construction work

Update to National Infrastructure and Construction Pipeline and another efficiency drive

5 days ago

Winvic tops contracts league for first time

Move into build-to-rent pays off for country’s leading shed builder

5 days ago

Hammerson to buy Intu creating £21bn retail developer

Takeover casts doubt over McAlpine’s revamp of Nottingham Broadmarsh centre

5 days ago

Croydon picks seven winners for £300m resi framework

Work to start on at least 30 smaller sites over coming months

5 days ago

BAM gets nod to start £100m Boston Barrier

January start on major tidal barrier project in Lincolnshire

5 days ago

Bouygues regional director joins Stepnell

John Rawlinson joins Stepnell to lead expansion plans in the West Midlands

5 days ago

Aberla lands £6m M&E package at Salford resi towers

Specialist to start this month on latest win from Domis Construction

5 days ago

1 in 5 worker Brexodus threatens 300,000 homes target

House builders nearly twice as reliant on overseas workers than general construction

6 days ago

MP launches bid to end retentions abuse

Parliament to hear plans to protect subcontractors

6 days ago

Ex-Dunne Group boss ordered to pay Multiplex £4m

High Court rules that Gordon Dunne must personally repay advance to his concrete firm

7 days ago

Mears plans job cuts as housing upkeep work falls

Leading housing maintenance specialist launches cost-cutting drive

6 days ago

Kier hit by second hospital mothballing

Kier was due to deliver £160m contract to build cancelled Basingstoke hospital

6 days ago

WYG slumps to half year loss

Board confident that projects starting to mobilise after slow period

6 days ago

Mace appoints Galliford Try and McAlpine on student schemes

Development arm continues to expand in student accommodation sector

6 days ago

Crystal Palace unveil £100m stadium plan

Plans to be lodged in January for work to start within 12 months

6 days ago

Wates chalks up trio of North West schools

Work to start in January on new £10m Maghull High School block in Liverpool

7 days ago

Buyers see housing-led rebound in construction

Uneven recovery sees commercial and civil engineering activity slide

7 days ago

Former rugby pros talk to Sellafield builders about mental health

Balfour Beatty organised event encourages construction workers to talk openly

7 days ago

Green light for world’s tallest modular tower in Croydon

Work to start on 44 and 38-storey modular scheme

7 days ago

Fire-break scare forces £100m student scheme refit

Urgent retrofit to start at award-winning modular student scheme in West London

7 days ago

Unite launches new round of blacklisting legal action

Unite targets contractors and individuals with latest claims

7 days ago

BAM starts work on £42m London law school

Winner beats framework rivals Morgan Sindall and Wates

7 days ago

Road worker killed by passing car

South West Highways Limited fined £500,000 after court hears of poor traffic management on site

7 days ago

J Tomlinson lands £7.25m M&E package at student block

Specialist wins major deal from Galliford Try at Coventry site

7 days ago

Interserve support services boss exits

Bruce Melizan is stepping down after 14 years at Interserve

1 week ago

Mace wins £60m Sussex Uni life sciences block

Work will start next June on five-storey building

1 week ago

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