Taylor Wimpey chief decides its time to quit 8.12.2021 09:24

Volume house-builder Taylor Wimpey has launched a search for a new chief executive.

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UK construction workforce lost 175,000 last year 8.12.2021 08:52

A study by the Construction Industry Training Board has confirmed that construction employers are fishing in a shrinking pool for their workers.

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Mace makes it 30 years of profits 8.12.2021 13:22

The Mace Group has filed its 2020 accounts showing a modest slide in revenue and profit for what was, after all, a Covid-impacted year.

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Study flags Scotland’s potential for floating wind 8.12.2021 09:54

A study funded by Germany-based energy company RWE has concluded that Scotland could become a world leader in producing low-carbon concrete foundations for floating offshore wind farms.

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Scuzzy site gets £77k fine 8.12.2021 09:52

A construction company has been fined £77,000 for poor welfare standards, dangerous electrical systems and inadequate health and safety provision on site.

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CCG to build luxury care home in Fife 8.12.2021 09:50

Developer Morrison Community Care Group has received planning permission for construction of a new care home in Dalgety Bay.

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UK government invests in Scottish tidal tech 8.12.2021 09:48

The UK government is investing £800,000 in the development of Nova Innovation's tidal energy technology to help make it commercially viable.

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Pilot trials home heating by battery 8.12.2021 08:56

The government is funding trials of heating homes with batteries

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Stockport to move library to shopping centre 8.12.2021 08:47

Stockport Council has approved plans for a new £14.5m library – or ‘learning and discovery space’ as the modern jargon has it.

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Redrow’s southern expansion gathers pace 7.12.2021 09:08

House-builder Redrow’s expansion plans for its new Southern division are gaining momentum with a raft of appointments and a new base.

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Autumn decline to prove short-term, Glenigan predicts 7.12.2021 08:45

Construction site starts slowed down in the autumn but we can expect them to start growing again next year, according to Glenigan, the construction data gatherers.

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Seven-day pour for Slough incinerator 7.12.2021 08:44

Contractors on the Slough Multifuel incinerator have completed a seven-day continuous slipform pour after delivering 3,300 cubic metres of concrete for SSE and joint venture partner CIP.

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