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London office starts set to surge over next 6 months

Deloitte Crane Survey predicts jump in starts in Capital despite high building costs

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Fit-out firm BW Workplace slips into the red

£5.2m backdated R&D tax credit deal lifts after tax performance

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Competition probe launched into Bouygues takeover of Equans

Bouygues is hoping to finalise acquisition later this year

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Hinkley Point delayed another year as costs rise by £3bn

Covid blamed for construction delays and cost increases

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TfL seeks developers for trio of over-station sites

Plum sites at Bank, Paddington and Southwark come with consent for 600,000 sq ft

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Underwater drone used to check offshore wind farm foundations

Underwater robots deployed for inspection and maintenance work

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DfE to unveil plans for school procurement shake-up

Supply chain summit to be held next month in Birmingham on future of schools frameworks

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Plan for £100m clifftop hotel and flats in Newquay

Developer Salboy’s landmark scheme to go in for planning shortly

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Top 30 M&E contractors set for growth – ranking

Major M&E firms prepare for work surge after riding out pandemic

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Former Mace boss joins Taylor Wimpey board

Mark Castle takes on another non-exec role

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ISG starts £28m duo of Yorkshire leisure centre jobs

Harrogate and Knaresborough leisure centre jobs get underway

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HS2 workforce surges to 25,000 jobs milestone

Over 2,500 firms form the HS2 supply chain

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Green light for 1.4m sq ft Yorkshire logistic hub

Work at the site, located 24 miles from Leeds city centre, is expected in September.

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Contractors lift tender margins to 9% on bids in the Capital

Developer Landsec to press ahead with trio of London office schemes this year despite cost inflation

4 days ago

Fire safety work plunges Countryside to £182m loss

Countryside Partnerships forms dedicated division to handle retrofits on a 123 buildings

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Site wages row looms as union dismisses “derisory” pay offer

Unions want 10% increases but employers offer less than 4%

4 days ago

Fusion wins Manchester high rise student block appeal

Planning inspector overturns city council refusal for 28-storey Deansgate block

4 days ago

Failed London fit-out specialist owed trade firms £13m

Twenty 1 Group owed HMRC £9.7m leaving more than 300 firms with no hope of payment

5 days ago

Demolition work imminent on half-built Taylor Wimpey flats

Angry local residents share pictures of site set to be torn down

4 days ago

B&K returns to strong profit growth across the group

Pre-tax profit jumps 23% to £65m as revenue edges up to £1.18bn

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British Land expects tender price inflation to hit 10%

Developer says 91% of costs are fixed on planned schemes

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Morgan Sindall set for £80m leisure and health hub

West Suffolk public service development to be built at no extra cost to tax payers

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Plans in for £500m Hollow Mountain pumped hydro scheme

Work removing 2m tonnes of rock could start within two years

6 days ago

L&G to pump £4bn into West Midlands developments

West Midlands Mayor Andy Street signs landmark investment deal with L&G

5 days ago

Hunt starts for £250m Stockport 8 site developer

Town centre 8-acre site is earmarked for 1,200 homes, shops and leisure

6 days ago

Higgins bags trio of East London passivhaus schemes

Partnership to build 220 affordable homes for Newham council

6 days ago

Water industry revives PFI model for £1bn job

Vast Haweswater Aqueduct upgrade to pilot new DPC model, hailed as the future for water companies

6 days ago

VolkerRail fined £550,000 after trench collapse

Court hears how two metre deep excavation was unsupported

6 days ago

‘Ratty the Robot’ takes bite out of costly pipe inspections

Pipe-crawling tetherless robo-rat makes light work of complex underground inspections

6 days ago

Graham gets green light for £124m M25 Junction 28

Consent allows work to start this Autumn on Essex junction upgrade

7 days ago