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Kier reported to be in talks to buy Tilbury Douglas

Talks reported to be at an advanced stage between both boards

7 hours ago

Finance sealed for next-generation London office job

Goldman Sachs takes stake in London Bridge office project

7 hours ago

John F Hunt starts giant clean-up on £110m Walsall site

Land remediation work at contaminated site will take two years

7 hours ago

Build to rent boom lifts Watkin Jones profit to £52m

Surging build to rent market lifts development pipeline to £1.8 billion

7 hours ago

HS2 awards £310m station lifts and escalators deal

TK Elevator signs 160 lifts and 130 escalators deal for four stations

1 day ago

Robot cutter set to revolutionise paving jobs for Eurovia

Automated system will spell end for noisy slab cutting on busy sites

1 day ago

First mass built carbon negative homes get underway

St Modwen first volume developer to build affordable carbon-negative homes

1 day ago

GMI Construction names new CEO

Lee Powell takes helm as CEO at GMI Construction in growth push

1 day ago

514-home London scheme clears final hurdle

Inland Homes declares victory after three-year planning battle over Hillingdon Master Brewer site

1 day ago
Ravensbury Estate Mitchum

Henry Construction wins £30m Clarion housing scheme

Ravensbury estate regeneration in Mitcham is Henry’s first project for Clarion

1 day ago

Lovell lands £700m homes deal with Suffolk council

Development joint venture will see at least 2,800 homes built across the county

1 day ago

Ballymore pulls 51-storey tower plan amid fire safety concern

London Fire Brigade raises concern about single staircase and fire strategy

4 days ago

New work surges as materials shortages ease

Mild weather and easing of supply chain bottlenecks lifts new work 5.7%

4 days ago

PDR Construction goes into administration

All staff made redundant as suppliers owed millions

5 days ago

Brick-laying robot gets approval from NHBC

Robot can now be used in construction of new homes covered by NHBC warranty

4 days ago

Temporary visa scheme needed for London sites

Mayor of London demands action over site skills shortages

5 days ago

Construction worker dies after fall from mobile tower

Court hears how tower wasn’t configured correctly

5 days ago

Glencar wins £50m Peterborough logistics hub

Works start on trio of sheds at Kingston Park

5 days ago

Green light for £330m Woking high-rise cluster

Work to start on five blocks towards the end of 2022.

5 days ago

Countryside chief executive makes sudden exit

Major shareholder takes seat on board as first quarter trading falls below board expectations

5 days ago

Big names line-up for £2.7bn Birmingham roads deal

Arup, Arcadis, Balfour Beatty, Carnell, Colas, Kier and Tarmac among firms eyeing contract

5 days ago

Galliford Try scoops £56m Milton Keynes PRS job

Building arm will deliver 329 rental flats across four buildings rising up to 11 storeys

6 days ago
Begbroke

Designers shortlisted for £1bn Oxford Innovation district

Oxford Uni and L&G advance £1bn Begbroke science district plan

6 days ago

Subbies chase cash as work stops on PDR Construction sites

Subcontractors left in dark by £83m turnover contractor

7 days ago

Britain’s concrete producers join forces

Industry agrees single voice through lobbying group UK Concrete

5 days ago

Shapps pauses Smart motorway rollout amid safety concerns

Contractors will be allowed to complete schemes currently under construction

6 days ago

Wildgoose went down owing £9m to trade firms

More than 700 firms have been left out of pocket by the £50m turnover business

6 days ago

Keltbray bags Silvertown tunnelling waste removal

Riverlinx tunnelling team sign Keltbay to barge out excavated material

6 days ago

Ray O’Rourke’s successor starts work

Seamus French starts countdown to firm’s founder stepping down

7 days ago

Filler injections rejuvenate ageing concrete roads

Metrail Construction solves squelchy concrete road problem with resin injections

6 days ago