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Motorist dies after collision with road paver

Police Scotland investigating fatal crash

60 mins ago

McAlpine pulls out of £55m Carlisle Citadels project

University of Cumbria starts hunt for replacement contractor

4 hours ago

McLaren Living appoints HG Construction for £69m scheme

Build to Rent scheme will transform former vacant car park site in Leeds city centre

3 hours ago

Squibb liquidator probes £2m of “missing” plant

Machinery, cars and scrap metal have disappeared at demolition specialist

8 hours ago

Galliford Try to re-enter affordable homes market

Contractor sets out new five-year plan to build margin to 4%

8 hours ago

Former Sellar chief to lead civils contractor Kilnbridge

Owen Dannatt joins as new CEO as founder Dermot McDermott becomes Chairman

8 hours ago

Hunt starts for nuclear fusion plant construction partner

Fusion energy plant to be built at West Burton coal power station site.

8 hours ago

National Grid raises £7bn for big infrastructure upgrade

Rights issue to fund a major round of capital investment in energy infrastructure

7 hours ago

Grenfell police probe to last at least until end of 2025

19 companies and 58 individuals could eventually face charges

17 hours ago

Mace confirmed on £100m London office retrofit

Work underway on Helical’s 100 New Bridge Street job near Ludgate Circus

1 day ago

Wylfa chosen for next big nuclear power station build

Government names Anglesey site for a large-scale gigawatt nuclear power plant.

1 day ago

Bowmer & Kirkland trading profit halves

Contractor buys HVAC specialist Adcock despite challenging market

1 day ago

Piling specialist Van Elle plans further job cuts

Piling specialist plans further cost savings in face of lower demand

1 day ago

Civils contractor A Catlow files administration notice

High voltage cable specialist lodges court notice

1 day ago

Green light for ARC Oxford lab campus

Work to start later this year on £40m Ascent building job

1 day ago

Stonehenge tunnel hit by another legal delay

Court upholds latest appeal against £1.7bn scheme by campaigners

2 days ago

Plans go in for huge Olympic Park construction hub

Bow Goods Yard could deliver 3.5m tonnes of materials a year to sites across London

2 days ago

40% affordable homes target for Labour’s new towns

Labour pledges to select new town sites by end of first year

2 days ago

Plan for £100m Liverpool Baltic station

Construction work could begin next year

2 days ago

Surgo Construction went down owing £4.5m

Biggest creditor is Bellway Homes after dispute on housing job

2 days ago

Vistry seals £157m West London housing deal

Around 575 homes to be built at Merrick Place scheme in Ealing

2 days ago

Streamlined Watkin Jones returns to profit in first half

Multi-room specialist sees secured work pipeline hit £1.4bn

2 days ago

Bellway hires ex-brickie as group construction chief

James Griffin to oversee move to the Future Homes Standard and timber frame.

2 days ago

Persimmon under fire for delays to £10m relief road

West Suffolk Council serves Breach of Condition Notices after timetable slips again

2 days ago

BAM wins £33m Kent secondary school job

Replacement Swanley academy to be built at live school site

2 days ago

Aluminium cladding specialist collapses

Melton Mowbray-based firm worked for several main contractors

3 days ago

Brickwork contractor Lee Marley returns to profit

Affordable and rental homes demand lifts brickwork contractor

3 days ago

Housing contractor Durkan suffers second year of losses

More fire safety provisions tip firm into £3.9m loss

3 days ago

Farrans makes breakthrough on tricky tunnel job

Tunnel under Tees latest part of new £155m water pipeline job

3 days ago

Heidelberg buys aggregates and earthworks specialist B&A

Latest deal follows acquisition of Mick George

3 days ago

Flagship biodiversity net gain scheme flawed

NAO warns Government’s flagship green development scheme at risk of failure

6 days ago

Plan in for £3bn Lincolnshire mega data centre

3.3m sq ft Humber Tech Park will be one of Europe’s largest data centres

6 days ago

Green light for Digbeth 1,300 homes scheme

Warner’s Fields scheme to start with excavation and landscaping of the River Rea

6 days ago

£210m M3 Junction 9 upgrade gains consent

VolkerFitzpatrick to start work in early 2025 on Winnall roundabout, near Winchester

6 days ago

United Living wins 14-year L&Q homes repairs deal

Trafford housing upkeep deal worth £205m

6 days ago

£400m Lewisham resi-led scheme advances

Land deal paves way for Amro Partners’ 1,000-home London scheme

6 days ago

McLaren gets go-ahead for Grade II listed Leeds student scheme

Springfield House to be revamped and two new wings added

6 days ago

Piling giant to fit people alarms on all rigs

Cementation Skanska upgrades site safety systems

6 days ago

Vistry to make £800m profit after subcontractor cost cuts

House builder bullish about shareholder returns after asking suppliers for discounts

1 week ago

Shareholders approve £2.5bn Barratt and Redrow merger

Final hurdle is for the competition regulator to approve the deal.

1 week ago

Green light for £80m Leith waterfront revamp

Build-to-rent homes and student accommodation scheme to be built

1 week ago

Tilbury Douglas clears Interserve legacy jobs to return to profit

Revenue tops £500m in first year as standalone contractor

1 week ago

Land deal paves way for Manchester civil service office hub

Government buys five acres at former Central Retail Park

1 week ago

Speller Metcalfe wins Wolverhampton library upgrade

Full works are due to start in the autumn

1 week ago

Skills shortage puts big infrastructure projects at risk

Government failing as an intelligent client and now over-reliant on consultancies

1 week ago

Contractors face further insulation board price hikes

Cost of PIR insulation boards set to rise another 10%

1 week ago

Henry Boot wins £36m Rotherham Markets job

Project involves upgrading existing market and building a new library

1 week ago

Keltbray hires new head of infrastructure procurement

Lukasz Olszewski will oversee rail, energy and highways business units

1 week ago

Tunnel fit out robot to revolutionise civils work

Costain and VVB Engineering part of innovative consortium

1 week ago

Funding deal for £86m wind turbine test centre

Latest investment at National Renewable Energy Centre in Blyth

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Plan in for Manchester ‘upside-down’ 18-storey tower

Landmark cantilevered NXQ building plan for city Northern Quarter

1 week ago