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Monday, 7 September 2009

Southampton City Council’s Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme has taken a massive leap forward after receiving government approval.

Monday, 7 September 2009

Balfour Beatty has secured a position on six construction frameworks through its contractor Mansell, with a total value of more than £250m.

Friday, 4 September 2009

Specialist remediation contractor VHE has commenced work on the site for the 2014 Commonwealth Games Athletes’ Village in Glasgow.

Friday, 4 September 2009

The clean-up of the 2.5km2 Olympic Park, much of it contaminated through decades of industrial use, is almost complete and on track to beat its tough sustainability targets.

Friday, 4 September 2009

Northern Ireland is to get its first Olympic-sized swimming pool.

Friday, 4 September 2009

London Mayor Boris Johnson has announced the 10 successful boroughs which have won funding to become 'low carbon zones'.

Friday, 4 September 2009

Norfolk County Council has unveiled a shortlist of four bidders to build a new PFI waste treatment facility.

Thursday, 3 September 2009

Councillorswill meet next week to discuss plans to build a new £113m bridge across the River Wear in Sunderland.

Thursday, 3 September 2009

The Learning and Skills Council (LSC) has given approval for 12 colleges to begin their new and improved building projects.

Thursday, 3 September 2009

House builder Bovis Homes unveiled a share placing to raise £60m. It will use the money to buy "cheap" land.

Thursday, 3 September 2009

Scottish Water has chosen the Thistle Water consortium as preferred bidder to deliver £520m of work on its Capital Investment Programme for 2010 onwards.

Thursday, 3 September 2009

Ruth Reed has become the first female President of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA),which this year celebrates its 175th anniversary.

Thursday, 3 September 2009

Galliford Try has secured several contracts in the health sector worth a total of £48.6m.

Wednesday, 2 September 2009

Russells Construction has scooped an £8.7m contract to build a Holiday Inn in Manchester city centre.

Wednesday, 2 September 2009

Construction union UCATT are urgently contacting the Health and Safety Executive about safety concerns following the death of a worker on Tuesday 1st September in Aberdeen.

Wednesday, 2 September 2009

A 63-year-old workman who was killed in a scaffolding accident in Aberdeen has been named.

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