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Work grinds to a halt on Midas sites

Client “increasingly concerned” over Devon hotel jobs as pay row hits Somerset site

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Kier launches recruitment drive for over 1,200 staff

Large-scale talent hunt starts for the next generation of construction skills

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Ex-PDR staff launch compensation claim

Former workers at failed contractor could get up to 90 days pay if successful

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McLaren submits plans for £85m Leeds build-to-rent tower

Work expected to start this summer on latest city scheme

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Skills and material crisis hitting London housing delivery

Mayor calls for new visa system and extra funding to get affordable house building back on track

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Plan for £140m north London college campus

United Colleges Group reveal detail of Wembley campus plan

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Overbury gets green light for £300m Citi Tower refurb

Revamp of 42-storey Canary Wharf tower will be one of London’s biggest ever refurb jobs

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McAleer & Rushe confirms £23m Manchester hotel job

Work to start on 17 storey Maldron hotel next month

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£130m cash injection kick-starts first Wirral Waters resi blocks

Wirral Waters One 600-home project secures funding

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Government commits £100m to Sizewell C nuclear project

Government’s cash injection hoped to ‘maximise investor confidence’ while EDF courts private investors

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Public raise alarm over unsafe roof work high above Manchester

Court hears how HSE swooped to shut down site after tip off

2 days ago

Realstar and Lendlease ink £120m London build to rent deal

Forward funding deal for 251 private rental flats at Deptford Landings scheme

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Balfour Beatty chalks up 100th Scape civils job

Procurement body prepares to invite bids next month for next generation net zero civils framework

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Forterra hikes brick prices by 10%+ with more rises to come

Demand continues to surge and costs increase for masonry products giant

2 days ago

Go-ahead for £40m Manchester spec office scheme

Local firm PP O’Connor to demolish Speakers House for 17-storey office block

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Spanish giant lands deal to build £683m waste power plant

New plant will turn black bin bag waste into electricity

3 days ago

Henry wins six Ealing council housing projects

Henry Construction secures £40m West London council homes deal

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Landsec eyes £825m Glasgow Buchanan Galleries rebuild

Glasgow’s mammoth shopping mall could be demolished for mixed-use city quarter

3 days ago

Mace lands £300m London court and police complex

Main construction works to start on Fleet Street site this autumn

3 days ago

Graham bags £30m Birmingham build to rent job

Work set to start Crown Works residential scheme in the Colmore Business District

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Balfour Beatty names new investment arm chief

Leo Quinn promotes former major projects finance director Gavin Russell

3 days ago

M1 fraud probe exposes contract management problems

M1 J13-16 investigation finds £320,000 of central barrier scrap metal went missing

3 days ago

Beaumont Morgan Developments goes into administration

Begbies Traynor now in charge of £47m turnover Manchester contractor

3 days ago

Green light for major overhaul of Surrey pharma campus

Kier and Mace bidding for revamp project with three storey glulam building at its heart

3 days ago

Morgan Sindall hires Crossrail safety director

Carole Bardell-Wise joins infrastructure business as SHEQ Director.

3 days ago

Galliford Try bags £28m Dover inland border control facility

Major inland border facility to be built alongside the A2 outside of Dover

3 days ago

Plans go in for £280m Leeds Whitehall Riverside scheme

Major office and flats scheme to be built next to River Aire

3 days ago

Roofer dies in six metre plunge through asbestos sheets

Court hears no safety nets were fitted on site

4 days ago

Subbies stop working for Beaumont Morgan Developments

Manchester based contractor was delivering Fortis Quay for associate development company

4 days ago

Gove threatens ban on cladding suppliers failing to pay for retrofits

Cladding and insulation suppliers now in firing line for cash for £9bn post-Grenfell remediation bill

5 days ago

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