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Bowmer & Kirkland picked for One New Bailey job

Bowmer & Kirkland has been appointed to build One New Bailey, a 125,000 sq ft office development in Greater Manchester.

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MIPIM UK: Housing crisis tops agenda

The inaugural MIPIM UK was disrupted by protestors calling for ‘homes for people, not profit’. But after negotiating her way through the protest, Construction News property correspondent Robyn Wilson found affordable housing one of the many topics at the forefront of developers’ minds.

Everyman Theatre by Haworth Tompkins

Everyman Theatre beats bookies' favourite to win Stirling Prize

The new Everyman Theatre in Liverpool by Haworth Tompkins has claimed the RIBA Stirling Prize 2014.

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New construction director and FD join £1.9bn Mersey Gateway scheme

The £1.86bn Mersey Gateway Bridge project team has been strengthened by the addition of new construction and finance directors.

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Integrated Health Projects wins £17m Stockport hospital scheme

Stockport NHS Foundation Trust has appointed Integrated Health Projects to build a £17m facility at Stepping Hill Hospital in Cheshire.

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New £75m profit warning for Balfour Beatty

Balfour Beatty has appointed KPMG to undertake a review of its UK contracts after it issued a fresh £75m profit warning today.

Sellafield £336m nuclear waste deal for Amec, Balfour and Jacobs JV

A deal to build Sellafield’s Box Encapsulation Plant worth up to £336m has gone to a joint venture of Amec, Balfour Beatty and Jacobs.

Eric Wright secures massive home town job

Local construction firm Eric Wright is to deliver an £18m transformation of a key area of Preston.

Kier Living MD seeks to address 'absurd' housing shortage

The UK must loosen its attitude towards building on greenfield land if it is to address its “absurd” housing shortage, Kier Living’s executive managing director has told Construction News.

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