Bellway bids knocked back twice by Crest Nicholson 14.6.2024 08:00

House-builder Bellway has admitted that it made a second takeover bid for rival Crest Nicholson last month.

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Starmer promises everything to plan – except Arundel bypass 13.6.2024 15:43

The Labour Party has made a manifesto commitment to kick the A27 Arundel bypass project further into the long grass and spend the money filling potholes instead.

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Harworth secures approval for £190m rail park 14.6.2024 08:27

North Yorkshire Council has approved plans for a 1.5 million sq ft industrial and logistics development at Gascoigne Interchange.

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Plans in for £800m Poplar estate regeneration 14.6.2024 07:31

A planning application has been submitted for the regeneration of the Teviot Estate in Poplar, east London.

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NG Bailey returns to profit 13.6.2024 10:43

Building services contractor NG Bailey has reported a return to profitability, turning a £25m pre-tax loss last time into a near £11m profit.

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Builders' federations agree merger 13.6.2024 09:56

The National Federation of Builders and the Scottish Building Federation have agreed to merge.

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McAleer & Rushe to hit £500m turnover next year 13.6.2024 09:43

Building contractor McAleer & Rushe is on course to increase turnover to £500m in 2025, up from around £400m in 2022.

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Bam fined £2.3m after Leeds drowning 13.6.2024 09:06

Bam Nuttall has been fined £2.345m following the death of a worker on Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme.

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Amey on the acquisition trail 13.6.2024 08:56

Having culled the poor performing bits of the business, Amey is back in expansion and diversification mode.

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Restructure for McGowan 13.6.2024 08:18

Scottish civil engineering contractor McGowan Environmental Engineering has reorganised its group structure.

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Wates brings in new health & safety chief 13.6.2024 08:15

Wates has named Brian Long as its new group health, safety & well-being director.

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Re:Construction podcast – Episode 155 12.6.2024 18:00

Election lobbying, Red7 Marine and Chatham Docks

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