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W Stirland set for administration after nearly 100 years of trading

Family-run south coast firm has been building since 1928

7 mins ago

BAM UK delivers steady first half growth

First half UK profit up 16% to around £40m from revenue at £1bn

3 mins ago

Crane hirer M&M enters voluntary liquidation

Family-owned mobile crane ceases trading amid soaring costs and depressed hire rates

7 mins ago

£161m funding for Oxford Railway station revamp

Kier to deliver first project under the new Rail SPEED initiative

8 mins ago

VolkerFitzpatrick wins 240km wind farm cable job

Contractor lands connections deal from energy giant Ørsted

13 mins ago

Seddon Construction returns to profit

Plan to target a more diverse workload pays off as construction revenue rebounds 27% to £166m

17 mins ago

Faults found on giant HS2 green tunnel segments

“Quality issues” found on precast segments at HS2 site pioneering off-site construction

1 day ago

Balfour Beatty UK construction returns to profit

Group profits double to £82m in first six months after construction arm bounces back

24 hours ago

Bidding starts for £4.5bn Southern Construction Framework

5th generation deal includes new £1m-£5m lot for south west

1 day ago

Persimmon expands output at off-site factories

Housing giant hits 31% profit margin with another £750m returned to shareholders

24 hours ago

Modular specialist Algeco lands £31m MoD double

Construction to start this year on two new sets of army barracks

23 hours ago

Hill gets go-ahead for North London estate rebuild

750 homes to be built at Douglas Bader Park estate in Colindale

2 days ago

Bid race for £210m Huddersfield town centre revamp

Kirklees Council’s Cultural Heart scheme will be split into two major projects

2 days ago

£100m Darlington Station revamp enabling works start

Willmott Dixon set to deliver major station upgrade project

2 days ago

Demolition worker gets huge payout after losing leg

Compensation settlement will fund latest prosthetic limb technology for site victim

2 days ago

Plant hirer Vp abandons sale plan

Chairman Jeremy Pilkington says the plant hirer failed to find a suitable new owner.

2 days ago

Turner & Townsend on board for Sheffield Supertram upgrade

Consultant to help deliver programme over next seven years after £570m funding deal

2 days ago

Green light for new £33m Ipswich logistics park

Construction to start this October on latest Trebor Developments site

2 days ago

Piling starts on pioneering double composite HS2 viaduct

Wendover Dean Viaduct ‘double composite’ structure will halve carbon emissions

2 days ago

ISG pauses work on £300m gigaplant

Construction work rescheduled to reduce costs at giant car battery plant

3 days ago

Tory leadership battle delays bidding for HS2 phase 2a

Prequalification for £5.2bn-£7.2bn route to Crewe put back to September

3 days ago

Greswolde Construction goes under

Solihull contractor ceases trading with 24 jobs lost

5 days ago

Hanson on track for UK’s first net zero cement works

20 carbon capture projects shortlisted for £1bn funding

3 days ago

Plan in for Nottingham 967-room student scheme

Vita submits plan for second major purpose built student sh

3 days ago

Galliford Try gets go-ahead for next A47 dualling job

Early 2023 start for £200m section of A47 between North Tuddenham and Easton in Norfolk

3 days ago

Designs revealed for £1bn London Blackfriars tower blocks

Fosters design landmark green office skyscraper and two blocks of flats for Southwark site

6 days ago

Everton stadium job still on budget despite inflation

Club and Laing O’Rourke confident they can still build new ground for £500m

6 days ago

Construction output falls 1.4% halting 7-month growth spurt

Fresh output and orders figures confirm summer construction slowdown

6 days ago

McLaren gets green light for £85m build-to-rent scheme

Construction set to start this autumn on major city centre development

6 days ago
Bedworth Physical Activities Hub

BAM limbers up for £25m Bedworth leisure centre

Pioneering Warwickshire health and fitness hub to start this autumn

6 days ago