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Thursday, 14 April 2016

The multi-million pound redevelopment of Gateshead's Felling Shopping Centre by Caddick Developments and Helmsley Group has been completed.

Wednesday, 13 April 2016

UK construction firms Balfour Beatty and Interserve have hit back at a national report accusing them of labour abuses by migrant workers employed on projects in Qatar.

Wednesday, 13 April 2016

Self-employed builders and quantity surveyors are likely to clock up almost 40 per cent more personal debt than those in permanent roles, according to new research by PayPlan.

Wednesday, 13 April 2016

Hertfordshire-based contractor Scot Ian Richardson has received a four-month suspended custodial sentence after being found guilty of a series of safety failings across two separate sites.

Tuesday, 12 April 2016

Self-employed contractor William Ryan Evans has been sentenced to six months in prison after employee Hywel Glyndwr Richards was killed when the trench he was working in collapsed on him.

Tuesday, 12 April 2016

A £150 million regeneration initiative, which has contributed to economic and social revival across County Durham, has marked its 20th anniversary by announcing plans to develop its 37th site.

Tuesday, 12 April 2016

Construction work has started on a £14 million world-leading engineering research centre at the University of Brighton.

Tuesday, 12 April 2016

Hill has unveiled plans for a landmark £60 million development of more than 100 apartments at the North West Cambridge site.

Monday, 11 April 2016

The North East's booming engineering sector has surpassed London for growth by almost six per cent over the past year, according to a study by Nixon Williams.

Friday, 8 April 2016

A new campaign by Wood for Good intends to make the case for how timber construction can help to solve the housing crisis.

Friday, 8 April 2016

A tall-order plan to build twin residential towers comprising almost 250 homes in Wembley has been approved.

Friday, 8 April 2016

'Up-and-coming' contractor Shaylor Group has been appointed the main contractor for Westrock's latest 157-flat Build-to-Rent development in Bedford.

Thursday, 7 April 2016

The construction of a £13 million state-of-the-art hub at Northampton College will create a modern learning environment for more than 700 students.

Thursday, 7 April 2016

The construction industry is springing into life with improved project starts and a strong development pipeline signalling brighter prospects for the sector, according to the latest figures from Glenigan.

Thursday, 7 April 2016

It is feared the reduced availability of pulverised fuel ash following the closure of Longannet power station in Fife will lead to a rise in the cost of redeveloping Scotland's brownfield sites.

Wednesday, 6 April 2016

More than 1,200 students are set to benefit from a new state-of-the-art facility in North Wales after Mott MacDonald completed the £25 million redevelopment of Rhyl High School.

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At a time when the skills shortage proves to be a big challenge for the industry and young adults are considering the next step in their career, Joanne Holmes asks where are all the girls?

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Dr Nathalie Renevier discusses why so few women choose a career in engineering, and how we can tackle the gender imbalance

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