News

News

Pay row set to escalate on HS2 enabling works site

Dispute set to intensify over rates paid by labour supplier

1 day ago

VINCI starts work on new £100m Birmingham hospital

Contractor gets underway on three-year build programme

1 day ago

Four civils firms scoop £2.6bn flood and coastal framework

Kier breaks into Environment Agency preferred contractors list

1 day ago

Costain making engineers redundant at tech centre

Contractor cutting jobs at technology division it bought for £17m in 2016

1 day ago

Dozen firms win £500m City of London deal

Morgan Sindall, Osborne and Speller Metcalfe among winners

1 day ago

New £3m fund to improve construction procurement

Companies invited to bid for cash grants in CITB-led efficiency drive

1 day ago

Green light for vast Nottingham Boots Island scheme

Developer Conygar plans to build a 2m sq ft mixed-use scheme

1 day ago

Goldman Sachs bankrolls Brum’s tallest resi project

Builder Sisk can now start work on 42-storey Broad Street skyscraper

1 day ago

SME contractors agree 2.75% pay deal for workers

Annual pay increase will see hourly craft rates rise to £12.79

2 days ago

Boost your online presence – join the Enquirer Directory

New site for suppliers and buyers showcases products, services and latest stories

12 months ago

Lakehouse subbie goes after Sureserve for cash

Specialist wins adjudication award after contractor goes bust

2 days ago

Firms on alert for M4 Newport £185m enabling works

Bidders day planned ahead of July invitation to tender

2 days ago

Robertson hires Laing O’Rourke infrastructure ops director

Bryan Glass will head Robertson’s civil engineering business in Scotland

2 days ago

Wates starts £24m Shoreham flood defence

Enabling works to pave way for 540-home Free Wharf scheme

2 days ago

£400m Eastern Highways Framework up for renewal

Essex County Council to invite bids for third generation framework in June

2 days ago

Countryside chief operating officer exits

Rebecca Worthington steps down as Countryside reports strong first half trading

2 days ago

Willmott Dixon chalks up £20m Liverpool nursing school

Liverpool John Moores University Tithebarn building and library to be extended and refurbished

2 days ago

Boy, 12, falls from scaffold ladder on poorly guarded site

Ten metre fall inflicts life-changing injuries on boy

3 days ago

Galliford Try profit warning sparks construction arm review

Firm warns profits will be £40m below forecasts after Queensferry Crossing hit

3 days ago

Morgan Sindall boosts north west leadership team

Growth drive sees new directors appointed in Manchester and Liverpool

3 days ago

Walter Lilly wins £55m London medical HQ project

Renew Group building specialist signs preconstruction services agreement

3 days ago

Autumn start for Mount Anvil’s largest ever scheme

Green light for 800-home Royal Eden Docks scheme in East London

3 days ago

Laing O’Rourke strategy boss joins Royal BAM

Simon Finnie steered strategy at Laing O’Rourke and Kier over six years

3 days ago

New Structure Tone division lands first major deal

Detail & Build team bags fit-out for new owners of Heron House

3 days ago

New Kier chief sets out to streamline £4bn group

Andrew Davies launches strategic review to simplify business and improve cash flow

4 days ago

McAleer & Rushe closes in on £400m turnover

Hotel specialist delivers further growth and £17m pre-tax profit

4 days ago

Construction’s most considerate sites revealed

Best performing contractors confirmed: Full details

5 days ago

Infrastructure clients lead drive to eliminate site accidents

Major push to end injuries and illness caused by seven key site risks

4 days ago

Rogue roofer found guilty of fraud

Court hears “abysmal” repairs charged at £38,000 were worth just £250

1 week ago

Engie names new UK chief executive

Nicola Lovett takes helm at UK and Ireland business in May

4 days ago

Green light for £95m Forterra brick factory

New brick plant will lift production at Desford from 85m to 180m bricks a year

1 week ago

Bristol Uni details £300m Temple Meads campus plan

Building work to start next year on Arena Island site

1 week ago

McGoff replaces Eric Wright on £70m Altrincham scheme

Residential and retail scheme to finally start after three-year delay

1 week ago

Interserve accounts face probe by audit watchdog

Financial Reporting Council investigation into auditing by Grant Thornton

1 week ago

Goldman Sachs invests £75m in modular housing firm

South Derbyshire offsite specialist TopHat secures major investment

1 week ago

Former Crossrail boss Wolstenholme leaves HS2 board

Dame Judith Hackitt joins board of massive infrastructure project

1 week ago

University of Liverpool set to unveil £1bn estate plan

15-year vision to be unveiled at the end of April

1 week ago

Willmott Dixon wins Wolverhampton 266 new homes job

Council picks builder for major city site housing scheme

1 week ago

Wates submits plan for Liverpool waterfront hotel

200-bed, 4-star cruise hotel will be built at Princes Dock

1 week ago

Critical faults force sudden closure of Hammersmith Bridge

Funding cuts delay full refurbishment of historic crossing

1 week ago

Green light for £60m Commonwealth Games pool

Tipped builder Wates will start work on aquatic centre in the summer

1 week ago

Beard Group revenue tops £150m

Chairman Mark Beard says south of England firm set for another strong year

1 week ago

Construction of 640 new schools needed as pupil numbers soar

Scape Group report calls for more modular construction to meet rising demand

1 week ago

Woodhead beats Midlands rivals for record contract

Work to start in May on Nottingham University’s £13.5m research centre

1 week ago

Construction output ticks up 0.4% in February

Hopes rise that long Brexit delay will bring Spring bounce back

1 week ago

Swansea seeks developer for £750m city revamp

Development partner would take forward several major city centre sites

1 week ago

Funding agreed for new £142m Warrington road

Construction could start in 2021 on congestion-busting Western Link

1 week ago

Hospital tower crane section falls during dismantling

Crane section falls on Balfour Beatty Midland Metropolitan Hospital site

1 week ago

Coveted single prequal system in industry’s sights

Achilles, CHAS and Constructionline sign up to common assessment criteria

1 week ago

Subcontractors next target of McCarthy & Stone cost cuts

Retirement house builder continues build cost reduction programme

1 week ago

Contractor services