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Tuesday, 9 December 2008

Flood defences to help protect 27,000 homes in Britain are to be brought forward by the Environment Agency from 2010/11 to 2009/10.

Tuesday, 9 December 2008

Rock has opened a new insurance claims centre in Mansfield.

Tuesday, 9 December 2008

Manor Kingdom, the Scottish housebuilder, has been granted planning consent to develop the first five star hotel in the Scottish Borders.

Tuesday, 9 December 2008

Consultant Cyril Sweett has delivered a performance "significantly ahead" of last year for the six months ended 30 September 2008.

Tuesday, 9 December 2008

Civil engineer Scott Wilson revealed a rise in both turnover and operating profit in the half year to end-October.

Monday, 8 December 2008

Morgan Ashurst has been awarded a £20.2m contract to carry out the third and final phase of construction work on the redevelopment of HMP Perth Prison in Scotland.

Monday, 8 December 2008

plication for the third phase of its West Quay shopping centre scheme in Southampton.

Monday, 8 December 2008

John Laing has signed a partnership agreement with Tunbridge Wells Borough Council to regenerate four Kent towns – Royal Tunbridge Wells, Cranbrook, Paddock Wood and Southborough.

Monday, 8 December 2008

Galliford Try is to create up to 350 homes in Gloucester, in partnership with the new Homes and Communities Agency.

Monday, 8 December 2008

Equipment hire company Hewden is to close 12 branches and merge a further 10 depots.

Monday, 8 December 2008

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) predicts that the commercial property market will see a fall of at least 16% in capital values in 2009 and up to 10% in 2010.

Monday, 8 December 2008

Interior Services Group (ISG) says that trading in the first half of its financial year has been in line with expectations.

Monday, 8 December 2008

At least 10,000 apprenticeships will be created in spite of the recession.

Monday, 8 December 2008

Peter Brynes has been promoted to lead Kier Building Maintenance (KBM).

Friday, 5 December 2008

A 1m sq ft residential scheme is to be built in Wandsworth, South London after receiving planning permission.

Friday, 5 December 2008

Property investor Goodman has been given planning consent for its £450m, 1.5 million sq ft Eastside Locks development, Birmingham.

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