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Lendlease puts construction arm up for sale

After two decades of global expansion Lendlease retreats to Australia

18 hours ago

Vinci/McAlpine go-ahead for £312m Midlands hospitals revamp

Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust gets full business case approval

30 mins ago

Mount Anvil seals Isle of Dogs estate rebuild

Firm will build 300 new homes at East London’s Tiller Road Estate

29 mins ago

Civils firm Akela appoints former Robertson director as MD

Framework expert Robert Ogg to lead growth at Scottish contractor

35 mins ago

Developer picked for Stafford town centre regeneration

ION Developments will draw up detailed plans for mixed-use Eastgate scheme

28 mins ago

Former Crossrail boss Mark Wild to lead HS2

Wild to bear down on spiralling costs and bring rejigged scheme in on time

1 day ago

Receivers in at £125m Manchester tower developer

Domis Construction walked away from scheme following doubts over funding

2 days ago

Costain A1 £260m dualling job finally gets go-ahead

Ministers sat on planning inspectors report for nearly three years

23 hours ago

Election delays decision on Lower Thames Crossing

Planning decision on £1.2bn Luton airport expansion also pushed back six months

23 hours ago

Caddick steps-in at former Lane End housing job

Contractor to restart phase of £262m scheme hit by administration

22 hours ago

Plans in for Leeds iconic Tetley building revamp

Former brewing giant’s HQ to become indoor market and offices

23 hours ago

BAM wins first phase of North Devon hospital revamp

New staff accommodation to kick-off hospital redevelopment

23 hours ago

McAlpine pulls out of £55m Carlisle Citadels project

University of Cumbria starts hunt for replacement contractor

6 days ago

Strabag UK suffers further big trading loss

Austrian contractor is gearing up for major presence in the UK market

5 days ago

Durham Uni picks UPP for £130m student scheme

Firm will deliver 1,000 self-catered bed spaces

5 days ago

Architects now upbeat after 10-months of work gloom

Larger practices see rising workloads in next three months

5 days ago

Motorist dies after collision with road paver

Police Scotland investigating fatal crash

6 days ago

McLaren Living appoints HG Construction for £69m scheme

Build to Rent scheme will transform former vacant car park site in Leeds city centre

6 days ago

Squibb liquidator probes £2m of “missing” plant

Machinery, cars and scrap metal have disappeared at demolition specialist

6 days ago

Galliford Try to re-enter affordable homes market

Contractor sets out new five-year plan to build margin to 4%

6 days ago

Former Sellar chief to lead civils contractor Kilnbridge

Owen Dannatt joins as new CEO as founder Dermot McDermott becomes Chairman

6 days ago

Hunt starts for nuclear fusion plant construction partner

Fusion energy plant to be built at West Burton coal power station site.

6 days ago

National Grid raises £7bn for big infrastructure upgrade

Rights issue to fund a major round of capital investment in energy infrastructure

6 days ago

Grenfell police probe to last at least until end of 2025

19 companies and 58 individuals could eventually face charges

6 days ago

Mace confirmed on £100m London office retrofit

Work underway on Helical’s 100 New Bridge Street job near Ludgate Circus

7 days ago

Wylfa chosen for next big nuclear power station build

Government names Anglesey site for a large-scale gigawatt nuclear power plant.

7 days ago

Bowmer & Kirkland trading profit halves

Contractor buys HVAC specialist Adcock despite challenging market

7 days ago

Piling specialist Van Elle plans further job cuts

Piling specialist plans further cost savings in face of lower demand

7 days ago

Civils contractor A Catlow files administration notice

High voltage cable specialist lodges court notice

7 days ago

Green light for ARC Oxford lab campus

Work to start later this year on £40m Ascent building job

7 days ago