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Thursday, 5 March 2009

Construction firm Balfour Beatty posted strong results this morning thank to its exposure to public sector works.

Thursday, 5 March 2009

Proskills, the sector skills council for the building products industry has received Government approval to establish an employer-led National Skills Academy for Materials, Production & Supply (NSAMPS).

Thursday, 5 March 2009

The final element of Arsenal Football Club's masterplan to regenerate the wide area around the premiership club's Emirates Stadium, has received planning permission from Islington Council.

Wednesday, 4 March 2009

Up to £4.7bn will need to be spent to upgrade the electricity grid network to accommodate new power generation by 2020, according to a new report published today by the Electricity Networks Strategy Group (ENSG).

Wednesday, 4 March 2009

Architect Pick Everard has been appointed lead architect for the £35m redevelopment of Franklin College, in Grimsby, due for completion in 2011.

Wednesday, 4 March 2009

A slew of public sector contracts has helped Carillion buck the general profits gloom surrounding contractors.

Wednesday, 4 March 2009

The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) is urging the Government to create a strategy for "greening" the UK’s existing building stock.

Wednesday, 4 March 2009

Explorations Architecture with Buro Happold have been announced as winners of the competition to design a new foot and cycle bridge crossing the River Soar in Leicester.

Wednesday, 4 March 2009

Carillion is to be appointed as preferred bidder for the £1.6bn PPP hospital development in Southmead, Bristol.

Wednesday, 4 March 2009

Doors and windows manufacturer Heywood Williams has posted a full year loss.

Tuesday, 3 March 2009

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) says that throughout March it aims to inspect 1500 refurbishment sites across the UK.

Tuesday, 3 March 2009

Bardsley Construction has won three new school contracts totalling £40m.

Tuesday, 3 March 2009

Willmott Dixon has been selected by Essex County Council to build a £23m secondary school.

Tuesday, 3 March 2009

Hanson is merging its Castle Cement and Civil and Marine businesses to form the UK’s largest producer of cement-related products.

Tuesday, 3 March 2009

Design practice TPS is to do the detailed design for a new airport development at the outskirts of Kigali, in the Bugesera district.

Tuesday, 3 March 2009

Plans for a £55m new championship 18-hole golf course and youth academy in Scotland have been unveiled.

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