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Lendlease puts construction arm up for sale

Radical global restructure to raise £2.3bn and focus on Australia

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Former Crossrail boss Mark Wild to lead HS2

Wild to bear down on spiralling costs and bring rejigged scheme in on time

21 hours ago

Receivers in at £125m Manchester tower developer

Domis Construction walked away from scheme following doubts over funding

2 days ago

Costain A1 £260m dualling job finally gets go-ahead

Ministers sat on planning inspectors report for nearly three years

9 hours ago

Election delays decision on Lower Thames Crossing

Planning decision on £1.2bn Luton airport expansion also pushed back six months

9 hours ago

Caddick steps-in at former Lane End housing job

Contractor to restart phase of £262m scheme hit by administration

8 hours ago

Plans in for Leeds iconic Tetley building revamp

Former brewing giant’s HQ to become indoor market and offices

9 hours ago

BAM wins first phase of North Devon hospital revamp

New staff accommodation to kick-off hospital redevelopment

9 hours ago

McAlpine pulls out of £55m Carlisle Citadels project

University of Cumbria starts hunt for replacement contractor

5 days ago

Strabag UK suffers further big trading loss

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

4 days ago

Durham Uni picks UPP for £130m student scheme

Firm will deliver 1,000 self-catered bed spaces

4 days ago

Architects now upbeat after 10-months of work gloom

Larger practices see rising workloads in next three months

4 days ago

Motorist dies after collision with road paver

Police Scotland investigating fatal crash

5 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

5 days ago

Squibb liquidator probes £2m of “missing” plant

Machinery, cars and scrap metal have disappeared at demolition specialist

5 days ago

Galliford Try to re-enter affordable homes market

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

5 days ago

Former Sellar chief to lead civils contractor Kilnbridge

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

5 days ago

Hunt starts for nuclear fusion plant construction partner

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

5 days ago

National Grid raises £7bn for big infrastructure upgrade

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

5 days ago

Grenfell police probe to last at least until end of 2025

19 companies and 58 individuals could eventually face charges

6 days ago

Mace confirmed on £100m London office retrofit

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

6 days ago

Wylfa chosen for next big nuclear power station build

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

6 days ago

Bowmer & Kirkland trading profit halves

Contractor buys HVAC specialist Adcock despite challenging market

6 days ago

Piling specialist Van Elle plans further job cuts

Piling specialist plans further cost savings in face of lower demand

6 days ago

Civils contractor A Catlow files administration notice

High voltage cable specialist lodges court notice

6 days ago

Green light for ARC Oxford lab campus

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

6 days ago

Stonehenge tunnel hit by another legal delay

Court upholds latest appeal against £1.7bn scheme by campaigners

1 week 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

1 week ago

40% affordable homes target for Labour’s new towns

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

1 week ago

Plan for £100m Liverpool Baltic station

Construction work could begin next year

1 week ago