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Mace lands £184m Oxford Science Park contract

Contractor to build trio of laboratory and office buildings

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Sir Robert McAlpine clinches £4bn Somerset gigafactory

2.6m sq ft car battery plant will require over 2,000 workers at peak construction

3 hours ago

House builder Hill Group tops £1bn turnover

Group’s controlled development pipeline stands at £10bn

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Higgins wins 360 new homes job in south London

Firm will now work up planning for phase 2 of Brixton housing project

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Kier starts £48m Ealing high school job

Northolt High School to be rebuilt for 1,130 pupils

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Plans in for £64m Suffolk A12 upgrade

Work to start next summer on dualling and junction upgrades

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Man suffers multiple fractures in HS2 accident

Engineering firm fined after fall leaves worker in hospital for two months

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Go-ahead for Milton Keynes’ largest private rental project

Platform_ to build 20-storey scheme of 335 flat next to train station

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A2Dominion reins in new-build and cuts development team

Housing association to stop private new build sales in big strategy switch

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Sellafield partnership appoints final key delivery partners

Altrad and Kaefer bag £180m access, insulation and painting deal

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Health centre canned as build costs double in four years

Devon NHS stands down plans for Health and Wellbeing Centre in Teignmouth

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Family confirm death of Des O’Rourke

Deputy chair and co-founder of Laing O’Rourke dies aged 75

4 days ago

Plans approved for major phase of £2.5bn Salford Crescent

Crescent Innovation will help create global research hub

3 days ago

Deal to kick-start 3,000-home Northstowe town centre

Labour Government acts to unlock next phase of new town near Cambridge

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Striking new-look for Canary Wharf HSBC tower

Large chunks of upper floorplate to be removed in major overhaul

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Kier halves debt to £115m after strong trading year

Order book up 7% to £10.8bn with 85% of work secured for year ahead

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Developer blasts “unfair” power charges on huge Liverpool site

Romal Capital unhappy about site power hook-up costs

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Regal to start Wembley 1000-bed student scheme

Backer found to deliver £400m twin tower student scheme

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Breyer Group bags £163m housing repair deal

Major repair and maintenance win from Kingston Council

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VolkerFitzpatrick lands Piccadilly Line upgrade deal

Contractor to work on Cockfosters depot

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26 face fight to renew spots on £1bn NEPO civils deal

Next generation framework to start in March 2025

5 days ago

Go-ahead for £170m King’s Cross life sciences office project

Innovative arched design to carry landmark building over railway tunnels

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Mitie buys power contractor ESM for £8.5m

Building FM firm strengthens high voltage contracting offer

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New vision unveiled for £5bn Liverpool Waters

More housing included in central docks area after Labour £55m funding boost

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String of contract wins sees turnover surge 25% at Mace

Construction division sees revenue leap to £1.73bn

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Morgan Sindall wins £32m Walsall waste centre

Contract will transform former metal factory site

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Kier wins £30m Greenwich teaching block

London South East Colleges plans to spend £47m on Greenwich Campus redevelopment

6 days ago

Blenheim House Construction applies for administration

Surrey contractor employs around 80 staff generating £87m turnover

6 days ago

GMI chief jumps to Henry Boot Construction

Lee Powell will replace Tony Shaw as MD when he leaves at the end of 2024

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Avant Homes makes £109m loss

House builder reveals huge loss just days after entering Crest Nicholson bid race

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