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Government plans boost for city transport connections

20 Nov 2017: The government has outlined plans to invest £1.7bn in improving transport links for commuters in English cities. more »

Union fears for Carillion jobs

20 Nov 2017: The Unite trade union is seeking reassurance from Carillion senior managers that the jobs of its thousand members at the company are safe. more »

Lovell seeks East Anglian suppliers

20 Nov 2017: Lovell is inviting construction subcontractors in East Anglian to meet its buyers at a supply chain event in King’s Lynn next week. more »

Stonewater secures funding

20 Nov 2017: Social housing provider Stonewater has nailed down finance to help towards its target of building 2,765 new affordable homes over the next four years. more »

More bad news from Carillion

17 Nov 2017: Carillion has issued another profits warning and is set to breach its banking covenants. more »

Government scraps plans for £250m lorry park

17 Nov 2017: The government has scrapped plans to build a lorry park near the village of Stanford in Kent. more »

Housing supply hits 10-year high

17 Nov 2017: Latest government figures show that 183,570 new homes were built in England in the year to 31st March 2017. more »

All’s well with Kier

17 Nov 2017: Kier says that it is on course to deliver double-digit profit growth this year and hit its Vision 2020 target of more than £4.5bn revenue for 2017. more »

British Land seals deal for £200m office revamp

16 Nov 2017: Work is set to start in March 2018 on a £200m redevelopment of One Triton Square, an office building midway between Regent’s Park and Euston Station in central London. more »

Engineering professor called in to support Grenfell inquiry

16 Nov 2017: The chairman of the independent inquiry into June’s Grenfell Tower fire has brought in a professor of civil engineering to help with technical aspects of the inquiry. more »

McAvoy lifts school modules into place

16 Nov 2017: The McAvoy Group, a specialist in offsite construction, has craned into place the final modules for the new Concordia Academy in Romford, Essex. more »

CITB to quit training and leave Bircham Newton

16 Nov 2017: The Construction Industry Training Board is leaving its historic home in remote Bircham Newton, quitting training delivery and outsourcing back office functions. more »

Croydon clears new plans for £1.4bn mall

15 Nov 2017: Construction of a new £1.4bn Westfield shopping centre in Croydon is set to begin in 2019 after passing its final planning hurdle. more »

Builders confirm continued housing growth

15 Nov 2017: Barratt Developments, Britain’s biggest house-builder, reports strong trading conditions over the past four months and continued growth. more »

Brexit customs chaos threatens building site logistics

15 Nov 2017: Builders’ merchants are warning that contractors could face materials shortages and delays after March 2019 when Britain leaves the European Union. more »

Crosslane proposes 10-storey student block on Cardiff bowling green

15 Nov 2017: Crosslane Student Developments has submitted a planning application in Cardiff to build a 10-storey block to house 400 students. more »

Sellafield chimney brought down by hand

15 Nov 2017: A 61-metre high concrete chimney at Sellafield is being dismantled by hand at a rate of one metre a week. more »

Government job for Laing O’Rourke chairman

14 Nov 2017: Laing O’Rourke chairman Sir John Parker has been appointed lead non-executive director of the Cabinet Office. more »

Wates recruits interim finance chief

14 Nov 2017: Wates Group has recruited Rod Holdsworth to be interim chief financial officer while David Allen stands in as chief executive. more »

Anglian's Evans heads client group

14 Nov 2017: Anglian Water alliance operations director Dale Evans is taking over as chair of the infrastructure client group (ICG). more »

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