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CGI image of later living residence in Hampstead Heath delivered by Wates Construction for Riverstone

Wates bags later living contract in Hampstead Heath

Wates Construction has won a Pre-construction Services Agreement (PCSA) to build a luxury later living residence in Hampstead Heath for Riverstone
henry boot construction site of new urban park in sheffield

New urban park in Sheffield earns fulls marks from Considerate Constructors...

Henry Boot Construction receives full marks from the Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS) for its urban park site in Sheffield.
St Kevin's Community Hub Sketch

Kier wins contract to deliver St Kevin’s Community Hub

hub South West Scotland, on behalf of North Lanarkshire Council, has appointed Kier as their construction partner to deliver the new St Kevin’s Community Hub in Bargeddie.

[Video] Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre nears completion

Tilbury Douglas releases final flyover footage of its Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre (MMIC) in Scotland, as the project nears completion.
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Tilbury Douglas hands over new building for SEN school in Farnborough

Tilbury Douglas has handed over a new building for Samuel Cody School, a SEN school in Farnborough, Hampshire.
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North Prospect: A safer community 

North Prospect, one of the country’s biggest residential redevelopments – and the largest and longest running in the South West – is being built incorporating Secured by Design police crime prevention techniques and measures to help reduce crime and build a safer community.
Image of construction workers on site at the 1000 Aztec West zero-carbon office development

South West’s £17m zero-carbon office development under construction

The South West zero-carbon office development near Bristol is under construction, with South Gloucestershire council leader Toby Savage visiting the site to see the rapid progress of the £17m project.
Bidding has begun in the Levelling Up Fund Round 2; Haverfordwest Castle received a grant from the first round of bids

Levelling Up Fund Round 2: Bidding begins for £4.8bn fund

The government’s Levelling Up Fund Round 2 has opened for bidding, allowing councils all over the country to bid for funding for projects that improve communities.
David Allen will be stepping down as Wates Group CEO

Wates Group CEO David Allen stepping down

Wates Group CEO David Allen is stepping down after four years in the role, announces Chairman Sir James Wates CBE.
CGI Image of a new social housing scheme in Manchester by Caddick Construction.

Caddick Construction appointed to deliver £11.4m Manchester social housing scheme

Caddick Construction has been appointed to deliver a new £11.4m Manchester social housing scheme, which will be energy-efficient and create work opportunities.
biodiversity net gain

Biodiversity Net Gain: What are the options for developers?

Biodiversity Net Gain, as mandated under the Environment Act 2021, affects housing and nationally significant infrastructure projects in England. With the end of the transition period just 18 months away, developers need robust delivery solutions right now. James Cross, chief executive of Environment Bank, explores the options.
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Camden Agar Grove reaches new milestone

Construction at Camden Agar Grove has reached a new milestone with the ‘topping out’ of the latest phase of 125 homes.
HS2 Solihull Interchange Station

HS2 Solihull Interchange Station contract secured by Laing O’Rourke

It has been announced that Laing O’Rourke Delivery Limited will build the new HS2 Solihull Interchange Station, bringing 30,000 new jobs to the West Midlands economy.
willmott dixon white paper

Building for All- Willmott Dixon White Paper provides insight into SEND...

 Building for All, the Willmott Dixon white paper published in June, provides unique insight and learning for authorities developing a new generation of schools for pupils with special educational needs or disability (SEND).
Prime Commercial Development

RED Construction appointed to deliver Prime Commercial Development

RED Construction London has been appointed on CIFI and Arbrook Land’s £9m Prime Commercial Development, situated close to St James's Park.
translational research hub

Bouygues UK delivers Translational Research Hub to Cardiff University

Bouygues UK has marked the completion of its work on the Cardiff Innovation Campus with the delivery of the Translational Research Hub(TRH), housing the Institute for Compound Semiconductors and Cardiff Catalysis Institute.
Dogpool Lane student accommodation

Alumno secures funding for Dogpool Lane student accommodation with Singaporean construction...

Alumno’s £24m Dogpool Lane student accommodation project is to receive funding via a partnership with Woh Hup Holdings Limited, creating rooms for 167 students and an enhanced public space.
Leeds Academy Project

Algeco wins contract for £19.2m Leeds Academy project

Algeco has secured a contract to build the new £19.2m Leeds Academy project procured through the Mod-C Secondary School Framework.
Eilidh Imrie has been appointed as land manager for Living by Robertson

Living by Robertson appoints Eilidh Imrie as specialist land manager

Living by Robertson has recently strengthened its land buying team with the appointment of land specialist Eilidh Imrie, part of the housebuilder’s plans to quadruple the number of homes they are building annually by 2026.
Regional Construction framework

SCAPE selects contractors to £750m Regional Construction framework

Jeakins Weir, Stepnell, G F Tomlinson, Lindum Group, Ashe Construction, Conamar, Clegg Construction and R G Carter have been chosen to help local authorities and public sector organisations deliver ambitious, community-focused construction projects up to a value of £7.5m from 26 August 2022.
Fusion at Brent Cross Town

Fusion at Brent Cross Town to offer 662 rooms in £210m...

The new north London neighbourhood of Brent Cross Town will be the home of a new £210m student accommodation with 662 private rooms, onsite gym and coffee shop, known as Fusion at Brent Cross Town.
public sector projects

Holmes Miller expands to support public sector projects in South East...

Holmes Miller has opened a new purpose-built studio in Hertfordshire, to support a pipeline of public sector projects in South East England.
development contracts

Balfour Beatty JV awarded two development contracts in Hong Kong

Balfour Beatty has announced that its 50:50 joint venture, Gammon, has been awarded two development contracts in Hong Kong with a combined value of HK $6.1bn.
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Barratt Developments North East appoints Steven Ball as sales director

Barratt Developments North East has appointed Steven Ball to its board of directors as sales director.
medicinal cannabis facility

Peel NRE submits proposals for medicinal cannabis facility on Isle of...

Peel NRE has applied for planning consent to develop a science innovation and research centre, sustainable energy park and medicinal cannabis facility on the Isle of Man.
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Tilbury Douglas begins work on Network Rail Houston Street Project

Tilbury Douglas, leading UK building, infrastructure, engineering and fit-out company, has begun refurbishment works at the Network Rail Houston Street offices in Glasgow.