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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

15 hours ago

Fire safety work plunges Countryside to £182m loss

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

15 hours ago

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

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

16 hours ago

Fusion wins Manchester high rise student block appeal

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

16 hours 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

1 day ago

Demolition work imminent on half-built Taylor Wimpey flats

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

15 hours 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

2 days ago

British Land expects tender price inflation to hit 10%

Developer says 91% of costs are fixed on planned schemes

2 days ago

Morgan Sindall set for £80m leisure and health hub

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

2 days ago

Plans in for £500m Hollow Mountain pumped hydro scheme

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

3 days ago

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

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

2 days ago

Hunt starts for £250m Stockport 8 site developer

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

2 days ago

Higgins bags trio of East London passivhaus schemes

Partnership to build 220 affordable homes for Newham council

2 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

3 days ago

VolkerRail fined £550,000 after trench collapse

Court hears how two metre deep excavation was unsupported

3 days ago

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

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

3 days ago

Graham gets green light for £124m M25 Junction 28

Consent allows work to start this Autumn on Essex junction upgrade

3 days ago

Six win £600m panelised housing DPS deal

Better Building alliance of 29 housing associations signs up manufacturers

3 days ago

Watkin Jones reports record £2bn pipeline

Student rooms and BTR builder plans corporate name change in big rebrand

3 days ago

Race starts for £500m Scottish zero carbon hospital job

Bidding starts for new University Hospital Monklands near Airdrie

4 days ago

Manchester airport taxis out £60m terminal 2 pier job

Bidding to start before the end of 2022 for project start early next summer

4 days ago
Leicester Corah

Plan for 1,100-home complex at Leicester factory site

Galliford Try investments plots Corah Factory transformation

4 days ago

Axed House by Urban Splash staff plan legal action

Ex-workers consult with lawyers following administration

4 days ago

Summer slowdown fears as latest contract award data droops

Latest Barbour ABI Snap Analysis paints uncertain picture

4 days ago

Farrans wins £39m Somerset recycling hub

Site preparation gets underway for Keynsham Recycling Hub

4 days ago

Balfour gets green light for £250m M25 junction 10

Autumn start for M25 junction 10/A3 Wisley interchange improvement scheme

7 days ago

Leeds plumbing contractor sinks with loss of 30 jobs

Dickinsons Plumbing and Heating goes down but renewables arm salvaged in sale

7 days ago

HS2 achieves first diesel-free construction site

Skanska Costain STRABAG JV runs Kilburn site with green kit

7 days ago

Administration confirmed at House by Urban Splash

160 jobs lost following “operational issues” at modular factory

1 week ago

Network Rail fined £1.4m after worker crushed by track machines

Judge highlights “many layers of failure” within site management

1 week ago