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Receivers in at £125m Manchester tower developer

Domis Construction walked away from scheme following doubts over funding

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McAlpine pulls out of £55m Carlisle Citadels project

University of Cumbria starts hunt for replacement contractor

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Strabag UK suffers further big trading loss

Austrian contractor is gearing up for major presence in the UK market

3 days ago

Durham Uni picks UPP for £130m student scheme

Firm will deliver 1,000 self-catered bed spaces

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Architects now upbeat after 10-months of work gloom

Larger practices see rising workloads in next three months

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Motorist dies after collision with road paver

Police Scotland investigating fatal crash

4 days ago

McLaren Living appoints HG Construction for £69m scheme

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

4 days ago

Squibb liquidator probes £2m of “missing” plant

Machinery, cars and scrap metal have disappeared at demolition specialist

4 days ago

Galliford Try to re-enter affordable homes market

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

4 days ago

Former Sellar chief to lead civils contractor Kilnbridge

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

4 days ago

Hunt starts for nuclear fusion plant construction partner

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

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National Grid raises £7bn for big infrastructure upgrade

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

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Grenfell police probe to last at least until end of 2025

19 companies and 58 individuals could eventually face charges

5 days ago

Mace confirmed on £100m London office retrofit

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

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Wylfa chosen for next big nuclear power station build

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

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Bowmer & Kirkland trading profit halves

Contractor buys HVAC specialist Adcock despite challenging market

5 days ago

Piling specialist Van Elle plans further job cuts

Piling specialist plans further cost savings in face of lower demand

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Civils contractor A Catlow files administration notice

High voltage cable specialist lodges court notice

5 days ago

Green light for ARC Oxford lab campus

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

5 days ago

Stonehenge tunnel hit by another legal delay

Court upholds latest appeal against £1.7bn scheme by campaigners

6 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

6 days ago

40% affordable homes target for Labour’s new towns

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

6 days ago

Plan for £100m Liverpool Baltic station

Construction work could begin next year

6 days ago

Surgo Construction went down owing £4.5m

Biggest creditor is Bellway Homes after dispute on housing job

6 days ago

Vistry seals £157m West London housing deal

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

6 days ago

Streamlined Watkin Jones returns to profit in first half

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

6 days ago

Bellway hires ex-brickie as group construction chief

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

6 days ago

Persimmon under fire for delays to £10m relief road

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

6 days ago

BAM wins £33m Kent secondary school job

Replacement Swanley academy to be built at live school site

6 days ago

Aluminium cladding specialist collapses

Melton Mowbray-based firm worked for several main contractors

1 week ago