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Wednesday, 4 February 2009

The construction of the Olympic Stadium’s roof has begun this week, as the Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) publishes an update on progress made against its milestones.

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

GB Building Solutions, formally Gleeson Building, has won a £46m contract to build a mental health unit in Northampton.

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

A £15m contract to build a new primary care centre in Musselburgh, East Lothian is up for grabs.

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

Derek Simpson, joint leader of Unite has proposed a three point plan for dealing with the current wave of unoffical strike action taking place across construction sites in the UK.

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

Rob Holden CBE, the current chief executive of London and Continental Railways will become Crossrail's chief executive from 1 April 2009.

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

The first indication that the decline of the UK construction industry may be bottoming out came today.

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

Birmingham City Council has chosen the Catalyst Education consortium to partner it on the city's £2.4bn Building Schools for the Future contract.

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

European Metals Recycling (EMR) has secured a £17.1m funding package to build a new plastics processing plant in Worksop, Nottinghamshire.

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

Southampton City Council is looking for a development partner for a £40m regeneration of a one acre city centre site.

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

Warwickshire based Building façade specialist Alumet is celebrating after landing a Midlands Excellence Award – an award which recognises and rewards business excellence in organisations from across the region.

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

Equipment hire firm Speedy Hire Plc is reorganising its UK business, including the elimination of its product specificdivisions, in a bid to cope with the changing market conditions.

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

Holiday group Pontin's has announced a £50m redevelopment of its holiday camps.

Monday, 2 February 2009

A consortium led by Bovis Lend Lease-led has won the £1.2 billion Birmingham Building Schools for the Future contract.

Monday, 2 February 2009

Six architects have been shortlisted to redesign a family home for a £300m development in North Shore, Stockton-on-Tees.

Monday, 2 February 2009

Mitie - part of the Equitix consortium, has won a £65m deal to provide facilities management to 46 schools acrossDerbyshire.

Monday, 2 February 2009

Architect Broadway Malyan has applied for planning approval for its design of the £84m Bournville College campus,onthe site of the former MG Rover works at Longbridge, Warwickshire.

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