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McGee in £2.4m provision for bid-rigging probe

Demolition contractor says provision will cover the expected fine over cover pricing ring

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First designs for £275m HS2 Midlands nerve centre

Contractor due to be named in Autumn next year for Washwood Heath hub

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London Bankside Yards next project switches from resi to offices

Revised plan submitted for 18-storey office next to Blackfriars Bridge

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Plans in for Cambridge North major mixed-use scheme

Over 400 homes and nearly 600,000 sq ft of office and shops planned for railway sidings site

4 hours ago

Barratt falls foul of planners on £25m estate

Council acts after residents complain about construction deliveries

3 hours ago

VolkerHighways and WJ Group shot blast roads with steel

Latest retexturing technique provides benefits all round

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Ten demolition firms named in cartel probe

Biggest names in demolition face massive fines over “unacceptable” behaviour on 19 contracts worth over £150m

3 days ago

Imtech vows to avoid big resi jobs after return to profit

Engineering services arm puts trio of loss-making residential jobs behind it

3 days ago

Sisk replaces Morgan Sindall on £1bn Midlands Highways Alliance

Four firms secure places in Midlands framework renewal race

4 days ago

Winvic wins Bristol Redcliff Quarter 468 flats job

Grainger buys planned build to rent project and brings in Winvic to start this Autumn

3 days ago

Peel takes on Wirral Waters after Urban Splash modular collapse

Developer is reviewing whether to return to traditional build methods after modular specialist collapse

3 days ago

Kier launches £80m JV to build 2,000 homes by 2027

Property arm JV with Lloyds fund to develop housing on urban brownfield sites

5 days ago

Mace chief Reynolds replaces Mitchell at CLC

Mark Reynold takes over as co-chair of the Construction Leadership Council

4 days ago

Cost inflation forces bid rethink for £200m M5 junction 10

ECI simplified and amendments made to reflect rising construction costs

4 days ago

Wages among key trades keep pace with cost of living rise

Self employed plasterers, plumbers, roofers and scaffolders enjoy wage rises ahead of annual inflation rate

4 days ago

Midgard drives recovery at JRL Group

Revenue tops £600m again at diversified contractor

5 days ago

Green light for £100m Norwich A47 dualling

Galliford Try to start work in October on 2.6km dualling between Norwich and Acle Straight

4 days ago

Design change sees 70,000 cubic metres of concrete cut on HS2 stretch

Revamp of Staffordshire cutting will mean 6,700 fewer concrete mixer lorry loads

5 days ago

Subcontractors and suppliers wanted across the Midlands

Constructionline Meet the Buyer event in Derby: Register now

5 days ago

Contract race starts as cost of giant aqueduct job hits £1.75bn

United Utilities looking to shortlist three bidders for Haweswater Aqueduct Resilience Programme

5 days ago

M&S blasts Gove after Oxford St rebuild plan called in

Retailer “bewildered” after Housing Secretary steps-in over embedded carbon concerns

6 days ago

Springfield buys rival Scottish house builder for £46m

Mactaggart & Mickel Group takeover deal includes 17 sites with planning for 700 homes

5 days ago

Costain bets on hydrogen infrastructure

Consortium launches to develop hydrogen infrastructure for shipping and aviation in the Westcountry

5 days ago

Caddick starts on Star Wars bar office scheme

Host of employee-friendly features on new building at Crewe Business Park

5 days ago

Murphy to host virtual recruitment day

Specialist engineering and civils contractor opens doors online to potential new staff: Register now

6 days ago

Plans in for Isle of Dogs 52-storey resi tower

460 flats skyscraper to replace offices at 4 & 5 Harbour Exchange Square

6 days ago

Van Elle seals piling deal on Transpennine Route Upgrade

Firm appointed to the piling framework for the West of Leeds section

6 days ago

Demolition firm fined £5,000 after fatal platform fall

Contractor went into administration following death plunge at Scottish Power site

6 days ago

Modular specialist TopHat to open vast housing factory

Goldman Sachs-backed house builder to open Europe’s largest modular factory in Corby

7 days ago

Asphalt giants make low carbon standard for road mixes

Tarmac and Aggregate Industries make warm mix asphalt new standard on highways jobs

7 days ago