Latest News

Monday, 12 January 2009

Peel Holdings has lost its appeal with the government’s Planning Inspectorate over plans to build a seven-storey apartment block in Castlefield, central Manchester.

Monday, 12 January 2009

Bond Bryan Architects has won planning permission for a new £70m college in Rotherham town centre.

Monday, 12 January 2009

Galliford Try has bowed to the inevitable and announced that it is to halve its interim dividend to shareholders.

Friday, 9 January 2009

Plans have been submitted for the £100m redevelopment of Leicester Tigers' stadium by adviser Frank Whittle Partnership.

Friday, 9 January 2009

The former Skanska chief executive David Fison is to join the board of the Olympic Delivery Authority.

Friday, 9 January 2009

The Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) and Lend Lease have released images and details of the latest progress on the construction of the Olympic Village.

Friday, 9 January 2009

A joint venture between Galliford Try and Black & Veatch has been named as preferred contractor on a £60m storm overflow transfer scheme in Scotland.

Friday, 9 January 2009

Housebuilder Bovis has scrapped its final dividend to conserve cash.

Friday, 9 January 2009

Block maker Marshalls says sales were down 6% in 2008, although full year trading results are in line with expectations.

Friday, 9 January 2009

The housebuilder Bovis Homes has announced plans to cut another 200 jobs.

Thursday, 8 January 2009

Land Securities, Britain's largest property company, is to sell its Trillium outsourcing arm to property investment group Telereal for £750m.

Thursday, 8 January 2009

The Bank of England has slashed interest rates by 0.5% to 1.5%, the lowest rate in over 300 years.

Thursday, 8 January 2009

Housebuilder Persimmon said its main priority was to conserve cash as it scrapped its final dividend and reiterated previous guidance.

Thursday, 8 January 2009

Costain says trading remained in line with expectations during the second half of 2008, leaving the group on track for the full year.

Thursday, 8 January 2009

Jim Martin is the new non-executive chairman of shopfitter Styles & Wood Group.

Thursday, 8 January 2009

Falkirk Council are considering a planning application for a £75m, five-star hotel and spa complex in Glenbervie, Larbert.

Your News

If you've got a story that would be of interest to Builder & Engineer readers, send us an email

Features

2014-09-24 09:46

Latest figures reveal that London accounted for a third of the total value of UK construction contracts in August, dominating across commercial & retail, residential and education sectors

2014-09-24 09:43

Should industry qualifications be comparable across EU member states? Kevin Blunden from the Chartered Association of Building Engineers discusses

2014-09-24 09:32

With the rest of the building market starting to catch up with the robust housing sector, Alan Hope - chief executive of the Midas Group - argues that the construction industry still has to work hard to win customers’ loyalty.

2014-09-10 13:03

Despite promising signs of a sustained construction-sector recovery, the mind-set of austerity endures. So how can designers and contractors make lean budgets go further? Paul Lonsdale, operations director at Styles&Wood, explains

2014-09-10 12:56

Jonathan Dore, from Kingspan looks at how rooflights can help warehouses pass the 2018 EPC challenge

2014-08-27 11:32

The first report into a £17m project to test how easily houses can be retrofitted with eco features suggests that much more than just the building fabric is at stake, says Peter Baber

2014-08-27 11:23

A new social media campaign, Born to Build, has been launched by the UK Contractors Group, Stephen Ratcliffe explains the aims of the campaign

2014-08-27 11:10

Sandra Brandon project communications campaign manager at the Vehicle & Operator Services Agency explains why van compliance is important

Free E-newsletter Sign-Up

Sign up for our free e-newsletter

Looking for a company or service?