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Civils frameworks failing to deliver for contractors

CECA calls for reforms as frameworks promise more than they deliver

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Morrison wins contract for Aberdeen FC training ground

Funding secured for first phase of new £50m stadium complex

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Crown House Technologies southern boss resigns

Southern operation chief Steve Wignall leaves Laing O’Rourke M&E arm

5 hours ago

Government starts race for new £1.2bn modular framework

Crown Commercial Service expects framework to be used for £500m of school projects

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Clyde swing bridge gets thumbs up

184m-span swing bridge to spur Clyde Waterfront and Renfrew Riverside projects

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Countryside revenue tops £1bn as completions soar

Warrington offsite factory to cut home build times from 14 weeks to 10 Weeks

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Worker falls through ceiling on Croudace site

House builder fined after worker suffers multiple injuries

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£94m Coventry Station and precinct revamp approved

Work to start next year on new station concourse and multi-storey car park

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New site for suppliers and buyers will showcase their products, services and latest stories

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Forrest facing D-Day over company’s future

Decision on refinancing plan expected this week

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Multiplex hires Laing O’Rourke commercial leader

Andy Butler joins Multiplex as technical director

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Plans go in for tallest tower in the City of London

“Tulip” next to the Gherkin will let visitors ride down facade in glass gondolas

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Byrne Group FD steps down

Daren Harris leaves firm after three years in post

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£160m RAF contract win for Kier and VolkerFitzpatrick

Joint venture to make RAF Lakenheath ready for US Air Force F-35 Fighter Jets

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Balfour Beatty on the hunt for highways subcontractors

Supplier engagement day in Crewe: Register now

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Bid race starts for £435m HS2 Birmingham station

Four firms to be shortlisted to tender project in May

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Mears buys Mitie housing upkeep arm for £35m

More than 1,000 Mitie Property Management staff to transfer to Mears

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Expanding Weston Homes invests in logistics division

South east house builder on growth push as profits jump over 50% to £35m

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Blu-3 bags enabling works for £1.1bn Stratford scheme

Firm to start £5m Stratford Waterfront utility works later this month

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Interserve fined after M&E blunders at animal lab

Court hears how inadequate maintenance posed potential risks from harmful biological agents

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Plans in for 42-storey Ilford residential tower

Skanska on board to build landmark tower next to Ilford Crossrail station

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Construction’s most considerate companies revealed

Full details now available of latest Considerate Constructors Scheme winners

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Green light to redevelop Dragon’s Den into offices

L&G JV backs London warehouse studio redevelopment to offices

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Union demands “toilet dignity” for construction workers

Unite threatens to name and shame guilty firms

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Winners revealed of £22m fund for on-site training hubs

Full list of 26 winners for new initiative to train on live construction sites

5 days ago

Kier on track with debt reduction efforts

Kier chief says firm is chipping away at £410m debt mountain

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Bouygues UK south east chief exits

Darren Gill leaves after 22 years at Bouygues Construction

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Wates wins £82m London Haringey tower job

Work starts on developer Anthology’s 32-storey Hale Works resi block

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B&K tipped for £60m Nottingham HMRC hub

Developers seal forward funding for Unity Square scheme

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Regal to build £55m Lords retirement homes block

Over 55s housing scheme will be build next to London cricket ground

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Caledonian takes £25m Wembley student pods order

Offsite specialist will deliver 680 bedroom modules for high-rise First Way Campus

6 days ago

Robertson wins pair of Glasgow hotel jobs

Marriott and Moxy hotels to be built next to SSE Hydro venue

6 days ago

Kier raises £24m from Australian road business sell-off

KHSA road assets and management services business offloaded to pay down debt

6 days ago

Wates rejigs construction senior management

Mark Tant promoted to new managing director role at construction division

1 week ago

Stansted Airport expansion wins council approval

Ambitious airport expansion plans scrape through local planning

6 days ago

Robot bricklayer builds house in under three days

Tech company hails a “quantum leap for the construction industry”

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Lendlease lands Oxford Street office and retail scheme

Main construction work to start early next year at Oxford House

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Green light for 335 PRS flats in Sheffield

Work to start next year on multi-block Sylvester Street scheme

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Alun Griffiths signs £70m final phase Worcester link road

Contractor to start work in March on A4440 Worcester Southern Link Road

7 days ago

Interserve fights to quell stock market jitters

Share price rallies after plunging to all time low yesterday as group denies crisis

1 week ago

Crossrail contractors facing overtime clawback

Bills questioned in race to get the job completed

1 week ago

Heathrow names airport expansion delivery boss

KPMG’s Emma-Jane Houghton joins in February and is in charge of procurement, contracts and costs

1 week ago

British Land aims to start £385m London project duo

Developer looks to start major Shoreditch scheme and Paddington hotel within 12 months

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Work to start on Sheffield Park Hill estate student scheme

Work to start early next year on plan to convert former housing block to student rooms

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East London raid saves modern slavery victims

Man arrested and six potential victims safeguarded

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Contractor closes down concrete products business

Mounting losses force Concrete Products (Kirkcaldy) to cease trading

1 week ago

Payroll company ceases trading blaming VAT changes

Sprite shuts down as tax change looms which could have huge impact on construction

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HS2 unveils Crewe Link £1.6bn civils bid plan

HS2 Phase 2a to be split into two civils packages worth over £750m

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sheffield turner investments

Plan for Sheffield’s tallest building approved

32-storey private rental flats scheme gains outline planning

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McCarthy & Stone plans more competitive tendering regime

Retirement homes specialist advances building cost reduction plan

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