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Actis to provide insulation for all PCR Projects’ developments

Surrey-based PCR Projects, a home counties property developer has decided to use Actis Hybrid insulation products on all of its future developments.
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Selectaglaze’s secondary glazing installed at Victorian venue

Tamworth Assembly Rooms had secondary glazing installed by Selectaglaze as part of a multi-million-pound project to refurbish and restore the Grade II Listed theatre.
energy-efficient homes

Work on new energy-efficient homes in Edinburgh begins

CCG (Scotland) Ltd have begun construction work to build brand new affordable, energy-efficient homes in Bingham and Parkview in North East Edinburgh.
Contractor,

Galliford Try posts £60m pre-exceptional loss

Galliford Try has revealed it expects to return to profit this year, despite the economic disruption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Quad Two building,

Green light for office space at Harwell Science and Innovation Campus

Planning permission has been secured for the Quad Two building at the Harwell Science and Innovation Campus.
Hexham Bunker,

Esh Construction wins £10m Hexham Bunker transformation

Esh Construction has landed a £10m contract to transform the Hexham Bunker into a 69-bedroom Travelodge and Lidl retail outlet.
Horsetail, construction sites

Horsetail on construction sites: Weeding out the problem

An invasion of Horsetail can be a real headache on building sites, but there are economic and environmentally sound ways to deal with it, says Keith Gallacher, director of Complete Weed Control Scotland.
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Go-ahead for major mixed-use development in Newton Abbot

A new residential-led mixed-use development in Newton Abbot, Devon has been given the green light to deliver 2,000 sq m of employment space and 450 new homes.
accessible homes,

Inaccessible homes make lockdown tougher for disabled people

New research has found that inaccessible homes have made lockdown significantly harder for many disabled UK adults, according to a YouGov poll.
Project Portfolio Management,

Asite provides Baxall with Project Portfolio Management solution

Baxall Construction has enlisted the help of Asite to support the development, refurbishment and building of schools, police stations and community hubs across the South East of England.
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Kier to build ultrafast broadband in the south west

Kier has been awarded a major new contract by Openreach to build new broadband infrastructure in Swindon and other areas of Wiltshire.
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Higgins welcomes students to trainee management programme

Higgins' new trainees have enrolled in BSc construction management and BSc quantity surveying degrees and will gain valuable experience.
Airspace developments, Permitted Development Rights,

Airspace developments: A tale of two storeys

Director and lead architect, Gary Hoban of Hoban Design, discusses a recent airspace development and what extended PDRs could mean for developers and the quality of homes.
steel containment, liner cup

Major lift milestone for Hinkley Point C’s second reactor

Construction of the second reactor at Hinkley Point C passed a major milestone with the lifting of the first part of the massive steel containment liner.

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