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Fast-track 138-project growth plan – full list

Chancellor banks on road projects to lead growth plan recover

2 days ago

Loathed IR35 reforms scrapped by Chancellor

Contractors will no longer have to determine tax status of freelance workers

2 days ago

Giant TBM cutterhead takes road trip to second drive

Balfour Beatty Vinci to drag remaining TBM back through tunnel for second bore

2 days ago

Kwarteng backs construction to lead “new era for Britain”

Planning rules to be ripped-up to speed infrastructure work as 38 new Investment Zones created

3 days ago

Green light for next two Manchester NOMA jobs

Work to start early next year on first of two major office buildings

2 days ago

Bouygues struggles to raise profitability

Loss-making contracts dent pre-tax profit at £835,000 from revenue up at £484m

2 days ago

Architect helps staff with £1,000 cost of living cash

P+HS Architects to make one-off payments this autumn

2 days ago

Sisk wins £69m rerouting of landslip-prone A59

Site clearance to start next month at Kex Gill in Yorkshire

3 days ago

Renewal race starts for £800m NEPO framework

Nearly 20 firms face fight to renew places on north east construction panel

2 days ago

Avonside supply chain left holding £17m in unpaid bills

Former bosses revealed as buyers of branches from administrators

3 days ago

Hexagonal tower plan for Manchester city centre site

Site will feature a 45 storey resi tower and 350,000 sq ft stepped office block

3 days ago

Keltbray staff get £1,000 cost of living payment

Contractor also plans annual pay rise of 5% for majority of employees

3 days ago

Eric Wright rebounds as profit nearly trebles

Second year of revenue fall brings profit reward

3 days ago

RSK buys Welsh contractor Spencer Group

RSK revenue forecast to hit £800m after busy year of acquisitions

3 days ago

National Highways director to lead Balfour civils business

Peter Mumford appointed Managing Director of UK Construction Regional Civils

4 days ago

Plan detailed for business energy price cap

Gas and electricity price cap comes into force from October

4 days ago

Wates wins £53m Grade II London office revamp

Edwardian bank building at 41 Lothbury will become HQ for legal firm Addleshaw Goddard

4 days ago

Woodmace went down owing suppliers £11m

Unsecured creditors left holding worthless invoices despite buyout

4 days ago

Galliford Try staff to get £750 cost of living payment

First major contractor follows big house builders with staff one-off payment for energy bills

5 days ago

Galliford Try checks cost pressures to lift margin to 2.4%

Contractor delivers growth in revenue, profitability and order book

4 days ago

HS2 wins High Court injunction to block protestors

Injunction blocks activists from trespass and intimidation but allows lawful protest

5 days ago

Police hand over probe into Costain site death to HSE

Investigation continues into death of slinger signaller at £150m Gatwick Airport train station site

4 days ago

Glencar wins £30m Barnsley industrial shed job

Earthmoving works are underway at 24-acre logistics site

5 days ago

Scottish house builder puts rental housing schemes on hold

PRS and affordable schemes on hold after Scottish Government’s temporary rent rise freeze

5 days ago

Soaring prices blamed for Woodhead going into liquidation

RSM Restructuring confirmed as liquidators of regional contractor

1 week ago

Council steps-in to save sites hit by Woodhead collapse

Bolsover District Council to run jobs directly on £36m homes building programme

5 days ago

Henry Boot shines with near-record first half profit

Land disposals and project completions drive 68% uplift in profits

5 days ago

Renewal race for £2.5bn housing upgrade framework

Procure Plus to renew line-up of trade contractors for social housing upgrades

5 days ago

Crane sale raises £4.6m after M&M collapse

Euro Auctions sells 22 machines after hirer goes into liquidation

5 days ago

£26m Surrey road and bridge job out to tender

Railway level crossing at Ash Station near Guildford to be replaced with bridge

5 days ago