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Laing O’Rourke director killed in car crash on way to work

Tributes to Caroline Blackman who died early on Wednesday morning en route to Hinkley

1 day ago

Kier cutting jobs on Highways England contract

More than 100 workers facing redundancy across Midlands Area 9

1 day ago

Buckingham confirmed for £120m Swansea arena

Six months of pre-construction work to now get underway

20 hours ago

Two North West smart motorway projects delayed

Costain and Galliford Try jobs put back by more than a year

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Lendlease wins £8bn Thamesmead development

Morgan Sindall beaten in race for 11,500 home site

1 day ago

Government pledges £80m for Dawlish sea wall project

South Devon railway sea wall will be rebuilt and increased in height by 2.5m

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30 jobs lost as Yorkshire precast firm collapses

Rippon-based Ebor Concretes placed in administration

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Go-ahead for 200-home Cardiff build-to-rent scheme

Work to start on central Cardiff scheme this summer

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Balfour renews £220m London Tube track upkeep

Four-year term will start in April with option to extend by six years

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Bouygues paid £21m not to build Garden Bridge

Transport for London documents detail £53.5m wasted on doomed crossing

3 days ago

Government signs off £250m for major housing projects

Deal to release £157m for housing infrastructure in Cumbria and Devon

2 days ago

Beetham Tower owner faces £4m reclad bill

Owner will have to foot remedial facade works bill in wake of Carillion collapse

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WYG profit warning sees share price crash 40%

Consultant back in talks with lenders over breaching banking covenants

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United Living hires former Wates business director

Michael Holling takes role as northern and Midlands operations director after 24 years at Wates

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Union demands death benefits for all construction workers

Unite says lack of employer-paid cover should be as unacceptable as not wearing a hard hat on site

3 days ago

Scaffold collapse on school misses kids by metres

Court hears how untied scaffold fell into Welsh school

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Galliford Try construction hit by more Aberdeen bypass losses

Another £26m hit on bypass plunges construction into red in first half

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Council terminates Lakehouse school contract

Willmott Dixon takes over site hit by “performance and project delays”

3 days ago

Government infrastructure pipeline needs reality check

Call for Treasury to drop project ‘wishlist’ for certain Pledged Projects List

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Council seeks partner for Birmingham Ladywood Estate

Major regeneration plans at Ladywood and Perry Bar to boost city’s housing stock

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Willmott Dixon wins £21m Wakefield swimming pool

Work to start next month on Pontefract Park leisure centre

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Weston and Tesco plan to turn store site into 1,400 homes

Application set to go in for major mixed-use development in east London

3 days ago

Network Rail unveils major operational shake-up

Devolved operating model moves from eight to 13 routes

4 days ago

Subcontractors wanted across Nottingham

Big name contractors and clients looking to boost supply chains: Register now for Meet the Buyer event

3 days ago

Bidding starts for £18m Helensburgh leisure centre

Argyll and Bute Council hopes to start work on seafront leisure centre and swimming pool this year

4 days ago

Interserve ‘fit for growth’ director exits

Dougie Sutherland merged UK and International construction businesses

4 days ago

Rail minister says HS2 doubts are “complete nonsense”

Government says its commitment to construction of the full route is “undiminished”

4 days ago

Go-ahead for Manchester Airport beauty group hub

Three contractors chase £31m deal for The Hut Group studio

5 days ago

Drink driver careers through roadworks

Jailed driver was three times over the limit when he crashed into a construction vehicle

4 days ago

Utilities contractors launch diversity crusade

Amey, Balfour, Clancy, Keltbray, Kier and Morrison Utility sign up to drive change

4 days ago

McAleer & Rushe to start £82m Paddington hotel

Thumbs up to start 620-room Premier Inn and 19 floor aparthotel

5 days ago

Amey to deliver £100m Edinburgh cable network

First major award from CityFibre under £2.5bn national programme

4 days ago

Kier names new Scottish ops director

Phil McDowell takes over at Kier Construction Scotland

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Big builders report Q4 workload falls

Construction growth in 2018 weakest for six years

5 days ago

Fears grow over future of HS2

Rising costs cast doubt over £56bn scheme as calls grow to divert cash to local lines

5 days ago

Amey cutting jobs on cash row rail project

Angry staff were expecting to be offered roles on other sites

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Ardmore Construction margin tops 8%

Profit soars 45% despite Brexit impact on project starts

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Caddick wins £35m York flats and office scheme

Work to start next month on Hudson Quarter scheme

5 days ago

Mace takes control of £140m London School of Economics site

McGee completes demolition as main construction programme gets underway

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Telford buys Stratford site for £160m homes plan

Latest deal to develop land near Stratford International Station and Westfield

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Kier pulls off contracts league double

Firm starts the year with a £343m haul of orders

1 week ago

Developer hunt starts for £1.5bn Manchester scheme

University of Manchester seeks partner for 3.5m sq ft mixed-use scheme

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Skanska Europe suffers another year of losses

Skanska chief says benefits of cost-cutting programme are being seen

1 week ago

Spurs stadium opening delayed again

Club says remedial works on safety systems nearly complete

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Steel worker killed during first week on the job

Scaffolding contractor and fabricator fined after lift goes tragically wrong

1 week ago

Plan for new City Hall at Sunderland Vaux site

Construction could start before the end of the year

1 week ago

Kier seals £30m Manchester Met student halls

Three student blocks of student accommodation comprising 6, 11 and 16-storeys

1 week ago

Plans in for Workington rugby and football stadium

Plans advance for 8,000-seat stadium to host Rugby League World Cup matches in 2021

1 week ago

Cleveland Bridge wins £49m support for export order

Government credit agency backs major order for 250 modular bridges in Sri Lanka

1 week ago

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