John Sisk reveals new chief executive 14.10.2021 16:28

John Sisk & Son chief executive Steve Bowcott is standing down at the end of the year, to be succeeded by current chief operating officer Paul Brown.

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Next chair picked for Scottish construction group 15.10.2021 09:53

Chartered civil engineer Ron Fraser has been appointed as the new chair of the Construction Scotland Industry Leadership Group (CSILG), effective from 1st November.

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Plans submitted for £30m Dunbar retail park 15.10.2021 09:50

The developers of a new retail park in Dunbar have now submitted detailed planning applications for stores following the submission of infrastructure plans last year.

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Crane fatality takes five and a half years to reach court 15.10.2021 09:24

A scaffolding company has been ordered to pay more than £200,000 after the electrocution of an employee.

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Southwark expands architects' list to add diversity 15.10.2021 08:39

Faced with criticism that its supply chain did not reflect its local population, the London Borough of Southwark has added more black, Asian and minority ethnic architects to its list of approved firms.

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Consultation opens for PAS 8672 15.10.2021 08:06

The British Standards Institution (BSI) has opened the public consultation process for PAS 8672 is now open.

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Causeway takes over SpecifiedBy 15.10.2021 08:05

Construction software developer Causeway Technologies has acquired SpecifiedBy, a building products information platform.

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Amey frontline get ‘personal days’ 15.10.2021 08:02

Having struggled with the concept of full flexible working for its frontline workers, Amey is giving them instead one ‘personal day’ a year.

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Multiplex targets women with flexible working 15.10.2021 07:58

Multiplex has joined the ranks of major contractors adopting flexible working programmes.

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Exoskeleton trials set to start 14.10.2021 09:53

The Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) is getting ready to start field trials that will enable small to medium-sized businesses to put exoskeletons through their paces.

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Gallagher acquires four Cemex ready-mix plants 14.10.2021 09:44

Gallagher Group has bought four ready-mix concrete plants in Kent from Cemex UK.

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Slim pickings for Triton’s new owners 14.10.2021 09:20

Employee-owned contractor Triton Construction just managed to stay in profit last year but is ready to rebound strongly, according to its founder.

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