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Interserve likely to breach banking covenants

Interserve in talks with banks as rising cost of exiting energy from waste prompts another profit warning

20 hours ago

Aarsleff MD exits in management shake-up

Danish parent company to refocus UK business

16 hours ago

Betting Spy: West Ham can shock Spurs in the cup

Price is too big on visitors who could face a Tottenham second string

6 hours ago

Lagan on the hunt for new North West suppliers

Open day next week to highlight work opportunities: Register now

11 hours ago

Hinkley chief buyer joins Murphy

Laing O’Rourke procurement head Ian Holcroft joins rival contractor

2 days ago

Marshalls expands in drainage market with CPM acquisition

Building products giant buys concrete pipe specialist for £38m

20 hours ago

Lovell poaches Quintain director for London MD role

Ben Giddens joins as London regional managing director

1 day ago

Amey highways drivers wear anti-dozing collars

Contractor trials range of wearable technology to make workplaces safer

20 hours ago

Skanska schools director joins Wates

Martin Kramer joins Wates as Home Counties pre-construction director

2 days ago

Clugston to start £13m Leeds College of Building job

Phase 2 of Hunslet Campus in Leeds gets underway

1 day ago

Architect trio advance £200m Gateshead Quay plan

Plan for conference and exhibition centre to be submitted by the end of next year

2 days ago

O’Rourke firms fined £3.8m after concrete factory death

Court hears how worker was crushed by 11 tonne concrete panel

2 days ago

Lendlease profit rebounds despite Scottish problems

UK construction business returns to strong profit

2 days ago

McAlpine to start HMRC office at Cardiff central square

Work to start on fourth major office build at £400m city centre regen scheme

2 days ago

Prime Minister summons house builders to strategy meeting

Theresa May looks to boost construction levels

2 days ago

Muse leads £75m Dartford town regen scheme

Work to start in spring 2019 on Westgate mixed-use scheme

2 days ago

BAM submits £32m Jedburgh campus plan

Work to start in spring on borders all-through school campus

2 days ago

Trio picked for Midlands multi-storey parking plan

Bourne Parking, Blackwells and Dawnus in line for multi-storey park and ride programme

3 days ago

Multiplex staff let go as sites run down

Site office teams broken up as schemes nearing completion

3 days ago

Bouygues set for £300m Cavendish physics lab

Cambridge University awards first contract under new framework

3 days ago

Murphy to install 60km underground power cable

Contractor to smash UK record for horizontal drilling

3 days ago

McMullen lands £11m cladding package from O’Rourke

Specialist to start on site in April at Liverpool cancer hospital

3 days ago

Bellway delivers 11% rise in home completions

Bellway plans to open new division in the north as demand surges

3 days ago

Mace seeks to boost transport consultancy

Mace makes two senior appointments to drive airport and highways work

3 days ago

Lidl to build its largest UK warehouse in Peterborough

New £80m warehouse is discount giant’s 6th to be announced this year

3 days ago

Concrete problems hit Hinkley Point tunnels

Material needs to be replaced after failing quality checks at nuclear plant

4 days ago

Interserve lenders call in advisers amid cash crunch fears

Interserve says work underway to give greater clarity on current trading and provisions

4 days ago

Balfour/Mott seals £115m area 10 road upkeep extension

Highways England opts to extend Area 10 assets support contract

4 days ago

Morgan Sindall nets £16m fisheries HQ

Existing Cefas buildings in Lowestoft will be refurbished before new office is built

4 days ago

Construction growth to stagnate next year

Construction faces recession if promised infrastructure spend delayed

4 days ago

M+W wins £25m Newton’s apple tree lab job

Work to start in December on National Physical Laboratory measuring lab

4 days ago

Seven winners on £200m Manchester roads deal

Four-year framework starts in January for highways work across the city

4 days ago

Sisk clinches £190m Great Ormond Street phase 4

Sisk beats Skanska to major clinical building project at London children’s hospital

1 week ago

Carillion in talks to sell healthcare business

Contractor approached by a number of serious potential buyers

1 week ago

Network Rail secures £48bn for 2019 – 2024 programme

Funding shake-up with new gateway system to avoid overspends on major projects

1 week ago

Virtual reality backpack allows site walk throughs

Wearable computer takes VR to all parts of buildings under construction

7 days ago

Interserve mobilises for £20m Barnsley sewage works

Contractor to start first job with Yorkshire Water under new relationship

7 days ago

BAM to build £33m Edinburgh spec office

Capital Square office development to start this month

7 days ago

Funding deal for £53m Birmingham build-to-rent job

Northampton contractor Winvic will start work before the end of the year

7 days ago

Betting Spy: Draw on the cards for Liverpool and Man Utd

Game looks too close to call while industry awards night takes a heavy toll

1 week ago

Owen Pugh civils folds as administrators fail to find buyer

Former chairman blasts main contractor “bullies” as 257 staff lose their jobs

1 week ago

Morgan Sindall and Skanska to draft construction T Levels

New construction technical A Levels will require three months work experience

1 week ago

Cardiff Uni to hold meet the bidder event for £300m campus

Specialists called up to meet main contractors chasing innovation campus projects

1 week ago

Sisk wins Blackpool tramway extension

Contractor will start work early next year on 550m extension

1 week ago

Building services specialist Spie suffers £25m loss

Former Mathew Hall business suffers sharp fall in operating margins

1 week ago

Old bananas and potatoes to become building materials

Arup calls for recycling of organic waste into bricks and insulation boards

1 week ago

Balfour Beatty wins £55m Falkirk Campus

Work to start this autumn on Science and Engineering campus for Forth Valley College

1 week ago

Big night out for construction’s favourite firms

More than 10,000 votes cast in Construction Enquirer awards: Top Ten winners

1 week ago

Byrne returns to profit after three years of losses

Michael Byrne reveals South African investor paid £12m for 40% stake in the group

1 week ago

Main contractors looking for new suppliers across London

Constructionline to host its biggest Meet the Buyer event: Register now

1 week ago