A joint venture led by French contractor Bouygues has been awarded the contract to build the £175m Garden Bridge across the Thames in London, Construction News understands.
Five contractors have bagged spots on all nine of the top-end regional lots of a major £4bn public sector framework agreement led by Haringey Council.
Japanese developer Mitsubishi Estate has announced it will submit plans for a 40-storey tower in the City of London.
Major changes to industry’s health and safety rules underscore continuing demand for expertise.
Contractor has employed a progressive construction approach to save Oldham Town Hall from falling apart.
With new CDM Regulations due this month, Louise Forbes of Olswang discusses the practical implications
In 2018 it will be illegal for a property owner to rent out commercial premises with an EPC rating of less than E. How do owners of poorly performing properties ensure they get the maximum in energy efficiency for every pound they invest?
Last week, Construction News joined forces with the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity and KPMG to raise £400,000 in 50 days to prevent the collapse of social enterprise Building Lives - and in doing so keep 200 young people in training in the industry
One of the government’s leading construction advisers has called on the industry to make itself “more attractive to young people”.
Scottish Water has appointed a Galliford Try, MWH Treatment and Black & Veatch joint venture as preferred bidder on a £560m design-and-build framework.
Newham Council has given the green light for Silvertown, a major mixed-use development in east London.
More than a third of construction firms believe the industry will miss the target to have collaborative 3D BIM on all government projects by 2016.
The UK’s biggest retailer has reported a pre-tax loss of £6.38bn in 2014/15, including a £4.7bn writedown of its property portfolio.
Greenland Group has chosen Kier to build the first phase of its Ram Brewery regeneration scheme in south London, worth £170m.
Bam Nuttall is facing a fresh legal battle with Cambridgeshire County Council over alleged defects to its guided busway, which could total around £50m.
Developer Capital and Counties is poised to expand its masterplan for the £1.2bn redevelopment of Earls Court through potential bolt-on acquisitions.
Mace has bagged a contract to build a 15-storey luxury residential development in West London for investment group Ronson Capital Partners.
Quintain has appointed a new managing director to complete its £2.1bn transformation of Wembley Park.
Construction clients have identified contractors as the biggest cause of project underperformance.
Interserve has won a £19.1m contract to restore a listed building at the University of Edinburgh.