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Green light for £300m Fenland energy from waste scheme

Wisbech incinerator will generate 50MW from half a million tonnes of waste

3 hours ago

Multiplex starts on 50-storey Thames tower

Developer green lights construction of latest phase of £3bn Bankside Yards scheme

9 hours ago

McLaren lodges fresh Reading Broad Street Mall plan

Town centre scheme will deliver 600 homes in four towers

13 hours ago

SMEs star in £3.2bn social housing upkeep deal

Around 85% of Efficiency North’s framework winners are local firms

14 hours ago

Scottish NHS new building projects delayed for two years

Spending clampdown hits over a dozen planned projects

14 hours ago

Balfour M25 workers hold strike ballot

Motorway maintenance crews unhappy with 3.4% pay rise offer

14 hours ago

Rainsford Contracts acquires M&E specialist

Expanded contractor will have turnover of £45m

14 hours ago

Statom expands with launch of Northern HQ

RC frames specialist now targeting jobs in Scotland and north of England

1 day ago

High Court dismisses Stonehenge tunnel challenge

Judge quashes legal challenge against Government consent for £1.7bn job

1 day ago

£1.5bn Teesside carbon capture scheme consented

Final investment decision expected this year for construction start

1 day ago

First viaduct steel section installed at HS2’s complex junction job

Victor Buyck Steel Construction install first 300t viaduct section

1 day ago

Sister scaffold firms file administration notices

BCM Scaffolding Services and Scaffteq West employ 100 people between them

2 days ago

McLaughlin & Harvey suffers £8.6m loss

Cost inflation and Scottish landfill tax legislation hit Antrim-based group

2 days ago

Regulator opens probe into National Highways delivery

ORR concerned about ‘dip in performance’ on capital projects

2 days ago

Sir Robert McAlpine chief Paul Hamer exits

Hamer replaced as CEO by former Lendlease Europe boss Neil Martin

4 days ago

Unite Students to build £250m Newcastle scheme

Work to start this summer on revamp of Castle Leazes site

2 days ago

Britcon poaches Tilbury Douglas business development chief

Don Stewart joins Britcon board as strategic director

2 days ago

Building control system on verge of collapse

Calls to delay new registration scheme

4 days ago

Go-ahead for UK’s largest mass timber structure neighbourhood

Visionary 685-home sustainable village will be built in Lewes, East Sussex

5 days ago

£90m Manchester zig-zag library approved

Work to start this summer on iconic city centre building

5 days ago

Mace clear to start £34m weather-watching HQ job

Planning granted for European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

5 days ago

Director and site manager sentenced after labourer crushed

Worker killed during demolition on renovation scheme

5 days ago

Ford Dagenham site revamp to hit nearly 4,000 homes

Latest phases approved for £1bn Beam Park redevelopment

5 days ago

Sisk names new data centres regional director

John Hennessey appointed to lead expansion

5 days ago

Balfour starts £171m Sussex Uni student DBFO job

West Slope Residences will provide 1,900 bedrooms

5 days ago

Construction new work activity fell 2% in 2023

Order figures in last quarter of 2023 slide to lowest level since Covid

6 days ago

BAM Construction falls £13m into red

BAM Nuttall shines as profit trebles to £66m

6 days ago

Oxford United plans first UK all-electric stadium

16,000-seat stadium will include 180-bed hotel and conference centre

6 days ago

Green light for new Thames logistics wharf

Transformation of brownfield site by Thames will also contain 276 apartments

6 days ago

Robot brickies a step closer to working on sites

Start-up lands £20m funding deal with plans to act as automated brickwork subcontractor

6 days ago