Construction output rebounds to pre-Covid levels 15.1.2021 10:21

Construction output in Great Britain rose past pre-pandemic levels in November 2020 for the first time, latest official statistics indicate.

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Bid race begins for £7bn school building framework 15.1.2021 09:59

The Department for Education has published procurement details of a new £7bn construction framework that it is planning.

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Northeast construction workers have the most disposable income 14.1.2021 09:49

Average salaries in the UK construction industry fell by 2% in 2020 according to an analysis by a recruitment firm, which is harder for some than for others.

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Are you really sure you can’t work from home? 14.1.2021 08:12

The construction industry and all related trades have been told by the government that they can and must continue working during the third national lockdown. But with the virus still spreading, this does not mean there is nothing to worry about.

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Glasgow approves £470m housing plan 15.1.2021 09:53

Glasgow City Council has approved an investment plan aimed at building over 4,400 affordable homes over the next five years.

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Go-ahead given for £34m City Deal project 15.1.2021 09:50

Planning permission has been granted for development of a major industrial and commercial development in Bowling, West Dunbartonshire.

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Inland's Hillingdon plans stay on track 15.1.2021 08:38

Plans for a development of more than 500 new homes in west London have received a boost with the news that they are not going to be called in.

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Costain director moves to BBA 15.1.2021 08:35

Costain technical director Bill Hewlett has left the company to join the British Board of Agrément.

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Northern transport facing budget cuts 15.1.2021 08:32

Civil engineering contractors have joined north of England councillors in voicing disappointment that Transport for the North (TfN) is facing 20% budget cuts.

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Carillion directors face boardroom bans 14.1.2021 12:35

The government has initiated legal proceedings to have eight former Carillion directors banned from holding boardroom seats.

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Bouygues to build Covid-19 vaccine factory in Scotland 14.1.2021 09:54

Bouygues Energies & Services is designing and building a Covid-19 vaccine manufacturing facility in Scotland.

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Taylor Wimpey hails strong recovery 14.1.2021 09:22

House-builder Taylor Wimpey saw its output decline by nearly 40% in 2020 but says it is back up and running at just about full steam.

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