Pingdemic hitting home improvement jobs 27.7.2021 09:16

Building works are being needlessly cancelled across the county because either builders or their customers have been pinged by the NHS app on their phones and instructed to isolate for 10 days even if they don’t have Covid-19.

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Rescuing Hammersmith Bridge 26.7.2021 13:59

All access to an historic London river crossing was suddenly lost last year when it was found to be close to collapse. Now a radical replacement proposal offers a solution to a problem fraught with structural woes and funding rows. Helena Russell reports

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Pingdemic threatens to bring construction to its knees 26.7.2021 07:27

The Construction Leadership Council is urging government to allow double-vaccinated workers to ignore self-isolation pings.

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Bid evaluation begins for North Ayrshire solar PV 27.7.2021 09:48

Bids to build a council-owned solar farm in North Ayrshire are now being assessed.

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Leo Quinn appointed Aston visiting professor 27.7.2021 09:46

Balfour Beatty group chief executive Leo Quinn has been appointed a visiting professor at Aston University in Birmingham.

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Gracewood appoints commercial manager 27.7.2021 09:36

Residential developer and contractor Gracewood Construction has appointed Jason Smith as its new commercial manager.

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SGN and Vital form heat networks JV 27.7.2021 09:26

Gas distribution company SGN and renewable energy provider Vital Energi are teaming up to develop, own and operate low carbon heat networks.

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Sisk results stay firm in 2020 27.7.2021 09:07

Financial results for John Sisk & Son Limited in 2020 show a modest drop in turnover but the business stayed firmly in profit despite the disruptions associated with the year.

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House-builders produce net zero road map 27.7.2021 08:43

All new homes will be ‘zero carbon ready’ by 2025 and net zero by 2050 under plans drawn up by the house-building sector.

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Safety Bill raises compliance stakes, says BESA 27.7.2021 07:59

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) says that it is preparing for the changing landscape of building safety.

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Franco-Scottish report sets out energy research priorities 27.7.2021 07:51

A new report outlines a series of recommendations to facilitate research collaborations between Scottish and French organisations working in floating wind and hydrogen.

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Morrison launches courses to bring people into construction 26.7.2021 09:14

Morrison Construction has teamed up with Scottish social enterprise GTS Solutions to launch a training initiative aimed at bringing more people into the industry.

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