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Kier pulls off contracts league double in July

Contractor bags highest value of new work and tops rolling 12 months ranking

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Hinkley Point C giant water intakes craned onto seabed

Video: contractors complete one of the world’s most complex marine engineering projects

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Taziker revenue jumps 30% to record £73m

Multi-disciplinary engineering specialist boosts headcount to 366 staff

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Consultant buys scaffolding contractor

RSK Group makes MG Scaffolding its latest acquisition

1 hour ago

M&E specialist gears up for £16m Aston Martin package

Major package award on McLaren Silverstone site

1 hour ago

Plans in for Brentford 110-flat canalside scheme

Makers’ Yard mixed commercial and residential use scheme

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WSP to buy consultant RPS Group for £591m

5,000 staff at Oxfordshire based firm to join WSP

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Countryside puts offsite factory up for sale

Offers invited for Bardon plant which is less than a year old

1 day ago

M&E specialist Spie UK arm returns to profit

French parent group launches a strategic review of UK operations after performance stabilises

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Site boss fined for locking out safety inspectors

Police called to enter site before fire fighters rescue workers stranded on roof

1 day ago

Rebid starts for £200m M5 junction job

Cost inflation forces retender for £200m junction 10 rebuild near Cheltenham

1 day ago

New Downing Construction boss named

Andy Thomas takes top job as Ian Orton steps back after 24 years

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Plans in for 600 homes at London Aylesbury estate

Notting Hill Genesis aims to start work next year on phase 2 of Southwark estate rebuild

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Tide gets green light for UK’s tallest modular tower

Volumetric specialist to build 48-storey student skyscraper at Canary Wharf

3 days ago

TopHat cuts losses and aims for profit in three years

Modular specialist investing for future as latest results show £19.4m loss

2 days ago

Story Contracting names next chief executive

Andy Joy to be promoted to CEO as Jason Butterwork becomes vice chairman

2 days ago

Stalled £100m North London build-to-rent tower to start

Essential Living commits to start Swiss Cottage scheme six years after planning OK’d

2 days ago

Bidding starts for Pagabo £1bn medium works deal

Extra small project lot added in framework renewal

2 days ago

Vital funding deal for £50m A38 Midlands upgrade

Work could start early next year on A38 BREP now out to tender

2 days ago

Graham wins £16m National Railway Museum job

Firm seals pre-construction deal as new museum Central Hall gets planning green light

2 days ago

Demolition starts on half-built £48m Taylor Wimpey flats

Furious local residents blast house builder over “unbearable” noise

5 days ago

Civils contractor fined £600k after boy dies in drainage pipe

Workers find seven-year-old who suffocated on housing site

6 days ago

Plan for trio of towers at old Yorkshire Post site

Galliford Try advises on construction plan for Leeds student and build to rent towers

5 days ago

Insolvency to rival inflation as project cost threat

Inflationary pressures likely to peak this year before easing in 2023, but supply chain stress is growing.

5 days ago

B+K starts £300m Sheffield West Bar scheme

Funding deal triggers start on major mixed-use scheme

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Passivhaus leisure centre Staines-upon-Thames, Surrey

Willmott Dixon bags £44m Passivhaus leisure centre

Private builder prepares to start Staines-upon-Thames complex

5 days ago

Go-ahead for £160m Cambridge mixed-use scheme

Devonshire Gardens will consist of 70 private rental flats and 120,000 sq ft of offices

5 days ago

Construction buyers report first drop in output for 18 months

Civil engineering worst performing sector

6 days ago

Construction and infra margins hit 3.2% at Morgan Sindall

Contractor picking deals carefully as inflation continues to bite

6 days ago

Morrisroe Group revenue tops £200m

Pre-tax profit halves to £2.7m as cost inflation bites

6 days ago