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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.

Wednesday, 6 April 2016

Four firms have been fined for breaching safety regulations after a worker suffered multiple fractures while replacing a window at Leeds prison.

Wednesday, 6 April 2016

ADG Architects has completed a state-of-the-art kitchen product development centre for Nobia AB.

Tuesday, 5 April 2016

Hampshire-based waste management company R Collard Ltd has been named as a finalist for the prestigious Construction Recycler of the Year accolade at the MRW National Recycling Awards 2016.

Tuesday, 5 April 2016

The successful delivery of the Government Construction Strategy (GCS) Level 2 BIM objectives represents “an internationally unparalleled achievement on the journey towards the digitalisation of the built environment sector”, says BIM Task Group chairman Mark Bew MBE.

Tuesday, 5 April 2016

Construction firms can now find tradesmen with the skills to meet their needs thanks to the launch of a new app and web-based service.

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