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Family confirm death of Des O’Rourke

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

2 hours ago

Striking new-look for Canary Wharf HSBC tower

Large chunks of upper floorplate to be removed in major overhaul

8 hours ago

Kier halves debt to £115m after strong trading year

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

9 hours ago

Developer blasts “unfair” power charges on huge Liverpool site

Romal Capital unhappy about site power hook-up costs

9 hours ago

Regal London to start Wembley 1000-bed student scheme

Backer found to deliver £400m twin tower student scheme

9 hours ago

Breyer Group bags £163m housing repair deal

Major repair and maintenance win from Kingston Council

9 hours ago

VolkerFitzpatrick lands Piccadilly Line upgrade deal

Contractor to work on Cockfosters depot

9 hours ago

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

Next generation framework to start in March 2025

1 day ago

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

Innovative arched design to carry landmark building over railway tunnels

1 day ago

Mitie buys power contractor ESM for £8.5m

Building FM firm strengthens high voltage contracting offer

1 day ago

New vision unveiled for £5bn Liverpool Waters

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

2 days ago

String of contract wins sees turnover surge 25% at Mace

Construction division sees revenue leap to £1.73bn

1 day ago

Morgan Sindall wins £32m Walsall waste centre

Contract will transform former metal factory site

1 day ago

Kier wins £30m Greenwich teaching block

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

2 days ago

Blenheim House Construction applies for administration

Surrey contractor employs around 80 staff generating £87m turnover

2 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

2 days ago

Avant Homes makes £109m loss

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

3 days ago

Greggs unveils plans for giant distribution centre

Bakery giant to build 311,551 sq ft logistics centre in Kettering

2 days ago

£330m south east London 1,250 homes scheme approved

Outline planning for New Belvedere development near the Thames

2 days ago

Green light for Birmingham 1,200-bed student scheme

Cambrian Wharf project will rise to 14 and 35 storeys

2 days ago

Welsh fit-out specialist files administration notice

£30m turnover employee-owned Paramount D&B lodges court notice

3 days ago

Skanska signs £105m London Millbank office rebuild

Original 1915 building facade will be dismantled and rebuilt

3 days ago

Historic facade contractor goes into administration

Administrator seeking buyer for Charles Henshaw & Sons

6 days ago

Three-year HS2 station box excavation completed

Enough clay to fill 300 Olympic sized swimming pools removed from Old Oak Common site

3 days ago

BAM starts £88m Fife passivhaus school job

1,800-pupil school will be built near Rosyth Docks

3 days ago

Torsion appoints new Chief Operating Officer

David Worsley promoted as leadership team shuffled at Leeds based firm

3 days ago

Tilbury Douglas site manager saves schoolboy’s life

Site manager carries collapsed schoolboy to resuscitation unit he helped build

6 days ago

Extra HS2 payment sees SCS contract jump to £4.24bn

Skanska Costain Strabag JV additional payments rise to £650m after third handout

3 days ago

Plans lodged for 3,300-home Salford tower cluster

£1bn Regent Park scheme includes UK’s third tallest building at 70 storeys

7 days ago

Domis founder Lee McCarren steps down

Fellow director Kingsley Thornton takes helm as co-founder retires

6 days ago