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HS2 to spend £100m shutting sites where work never started

Remediation of sites no longer needed for cancelled Phase 2 will take three years

2 hours ago

ISG sale imminent as buyers set-up UK holding company

South African nutrition entrepreneur and Australian partner primed to take over

10 hours ago

CR Construction wins £210m Manchester towers

Construction to start next year on four blocks ranging from nine to 34-storeys

10 hours ago

Southern Housing to rationalise supply chain following merger

Firms put on alert for £1.7bn construction framework renewal

9 hours ago

Decision delayed on 52-storey Isle of Dogs tower

Hong Kong developer plans 460 flats block next to Millwall Inner Dock

9 hours ago

Go-ahead for £850m North London estate rebuild

Flagship Edmonton housing estate redevelopment will deliver 2,000 new homes

9 hours ago

Mace lands £184m Oxford Science Park contract

Contractor to build trio of laboratory and office buildings

1 day ago

Worker paralysed in 30ft fall during electricity pylon demolition

Specialist firm fined £240,000 after court hears linesman attached lanyard to a loosened steel section

10 hours ago

Sir Robert McAlpine clinches £4bn Somerset gigafactory

2.6m sq ft car battery plant will require over 2,000 workers at peak construction

1 day ago

House builder Hill Group tops £1bn turnover

Group’s controlled development pipeline stands at £10bn

1 day ago

Higgins wins 360 new homes job in south London

Firm will now work up planning for phase 2 of Brixton housing project

1 day ago

Kier starts £48m Ealing high school job

Northolt High School to be rebuilt for 1,130 pupils

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Plans in for £64m Suffolk A12 upgrade

Work to start next summer on dualling and junction upgrades

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Man suffers multiple fractures in HS2 accident

Engineering firm fined after fall leaves worker in hospital for two months

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Go-ahead for Milton Keynes’ largest private rental project

Platform_ to build 20-storey scheme of 335 flat next to train station

4 days ago

A2Dominion reins in new-build and cuts development team

Housing association to stop private new build sales in big strategy switch

4 days ago

Sellafield partnership appoints final key delivery partners

Altrad and Kaefer bag £180m access, insulation and painting deal

4 days ago

Health centre canned as build costs double in four years

Devon NHS stands down plans for Health and Wellbeing Centre in Teignmouth

4 days ago

Family confirm death of Des O’Rourke

Deputy chair and co-founder of Laing O’Rourke dies aged 75

5 days ago

Plans approved for major phase of £2.5bn Salford Crescent

Crescent Innovation will help create global research hub

4 days ago

Deal to kick-start 3,000-home Northstowe town centre

Labour Government acts to unlock next phase of new town near Cambridge

5 days ago

Striking new-look for Canary Wharf HSBC tower

Large chunks of upper floorplate to be removed in major overhaul

5 days ago

Kier halves debt to £115m after strong trading year

Order book up 7% to £10.8bn with 85% of work secured for year ahead

5 days ago

Developer blasts “unfair” power charges on huge Liverpool site

Romal Capital unhappy about site power hook-up costs

5 days ago

Regal to start Wembley 1000-bed student scheme

Backer found to deliver £400m twin tower student scheme

5 days ago

Breyer Group bags £163m housing repair deal

Major repair and maintenance win from Kingston Council

5 days ago

VolkerFitzpatrick lands Piccadilly Line upgrade deal

Contractor to work on Cockfosters depot

5 days ago

26 face fight to renew spots on £1bn NEPO civils deal

Next generation framework to start in March 2025

6 days ago

Go-ahead for £170m King’s Cross life sciences office project

Innovative arched design to carry landmark building over railway tunnels

6 days ago

Mitie buys power contractor ESM for £8.5m

Building FM firm strengthens high voltage contracting offer

6 days ago