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Costain and Mott MacDonald win £60m Stonehenge deal

New tea in to oversee construction once scheme gets planning green light

7 hours ago

Seven metre roof fall from “makeshift” access system

Contractor fined £80,000 after employee fell through fragile roof

6 hours ago

Self-employed labour rates hit record high

Average weekly pay tops £1,000 in London, the South East and East of England.

3 days ago

Network Rail chief takes finance reins at Skanska

Meliha Duymaz is new Chief Financial Officer

3 days ago

Construction Manager of the Year crowned

Kier’s Joe O’Connell lands top prize. Full list of winners

4 days ago

Hochtief starts pulling down Welsh pylons

Construction starts on National Grid project

3 days ago

Kier wins London life sciences job

Contractor lands innovative landmark lab development at ARC West London

3 days ago

Social housing bidding opens for £1.5bn energy retrofit cash

First upgrades of social housing stock could start from early next year

4 days ago

Construction arm propels Mace to record profit

Revenue expected to top £2bn this year despite project delays

5 days ago

Fire destroys conveyor belt at Silvertown Tunnel site

Forty firefighters battle blaze at huge London site

4 days ago

Plan for £58m Bristol pharma R&D facility approved

Willmott Dixon in line to build the R&D facility at Bristol & Bath Science Park

4 days ago

Bond Street Elizabeth line station to open next month

Final station on delayed line will welcome passengers in October

4 days ago

Sisk fixes price on £227m Quintain flats job

Quintain signs single-largest contract so far at Wembley Park

5 days ago

Green light for St Helens town centre revamp

English Cities Fund to start phase 1 next April

4 days ago

Rising costs tip William Hare to £3.6m loss

Specialist contractor falls into the red despite near 60% revenue rise to £220m

6 days ago

Safety blitz on “aches, pains and strains” on site

1,000 site visits planned in coming months to check how workers are moving heavy or bulky materials

6 days ago

Drones sent flying underground to check sewers

Traditional inspection teams replaced with latest technology

5 days ago

Plan submitted for 470 Preston flats scheme

Stoneygate Central scheme on Dryden Mill site will rise to 16 storeys

5 days ago

Graham starts £124m M25 Junction 28

Work on the 36-month Junction 28 upgrade includes constructing a major two-lane loop road

5 days ago

Keltbray bags brace of energy infrastructure wins

Civils work on huge converter stations worth £30m to specialist

6 days ago

Balfour Beatty sole winner for £4bn Scape civils deals

Contractor reappointed to England, Wales and Northern Ireland and separate Scottish deals

6 days ago

PR expert Baroness Rock to chair Costain

Kate Rock will take up senior board role at the end of the year

6 days ago

Billington profit upgrade after strong first-half

Steelwork contractor says weaker pound will allow it to reignite its old export markets in Europe

6 days ago

Green light for £120m Liverpool “super restaurant”

Historic Pumphouse at Stanley Dock to be transformed

7 days ago

Tolent bags £15m Sunderland skills academy

Work to start later this year on Housing Innovation and Construction Skills Academy

6 days ago

Government launches net zero review

Pro-growth and pro-business review of net zero 2050 target launches

7 days ago

L&G Modular wins 400-home Wolverhampton job

Modular specialist wins 17-acre Canalside South regeneration scheme

7 days ago

£1.2bn A12 upgrade accepted for planning

15-mile Essex road upgrade between Chelmsford and Colchester aims for 2023/24 start

7 days ago

US consultant trumps WSP bid for RPS Group

Tetra Tech swoops but WSP could come back with new offer if bidding war breaks out

7 days ago

Sisk hands staff £900 cost of living cash boost

Firm also promises staff £400 Christmas voucher in November

7 days ago