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Larkfleet in expansion mode

16 Aug 2017: Lincolnshire house-builder Larkfleet Homes has seen a 63% leap in turnover in the past year and is maintaining its growth trajectory. more »

Green light for aristo's Longniddry development

16 Aug 2017: Plans have been approved to extend a village in East Lothian with construction of as many as 450 new homes. more »

Profit growth and new division for Ipswich contracting group

16 Aug 2017: Ipswich-based One Group Construction, parent company of Jackson Civil Engineering and SEH French, has reported a record year of trading. more »

Ordsall Chord's final lift [video]

15 Aug 2017: The final piece of Network Rail’s new Ordsall Chord has been lifted into position over the banks of the River Irwell. more »

Second cladding combination passes fire test

15 Aug 2017: A wall cladding system consisting of aluminium composite material (ACM) cladding with a limited combustibility filler and PIR foam insulation has become the second type to pass fire safety tests. more »

Mears braced for Grenfell impact

15 Aug 2017: Housing maintenance contractor Mears has warned shareholders that its 2017 revenues will be £30m below target as a result of the Grenfell Tower fire. more »

Garden Bridge project scrapped

15 Aug 2017: Plans for construction of the so-called Garden Bridge in London have been scrapped, at a cost of nearly £50m. more »

McGee and Brett team up for recycling

15 Aug 2017: Demolition contractor McGee and materials firm Brett Aggregates have joined forces to develop a demolition recycling centre in West London. more »

Big Ben to fall silent for building works

14 Aug 2017: On Monday 21st August at noon, the bongs of Big Ben will sound for the last time for a four-year conservation programme. more »

BRE finds a cladding system that is safe

14 Aug 2017: Government-commissioned tests of cladding systems have finally found one that passes fire safety standards. more »

Insulation innovation in offsite construction

14 Aug 2017: Knauf Insulation has launched what it says is the UK’s first automated system for the installation of blown glass mineral wool during offsite manufacturing. more »

Construction faces doubts and fears despite continuing growth

11 Aug 2017: Construction companies are continuing to report business growth but are increasingly bracing themselves for an impending downturn. more »

Civils contractors report continued growth

11 Aug 2017: Latest workloads survey of civil engineering contractors suggests that their workload continues to rise and orders have also picked up. more »

New deal for plumbers includes 32 days holiday a year

11 Aug 2017: Employers in the plumbing industry have agreed a pay deal for their workers worth 8.5% over three years, with more time off. more »

Scaffold collapse leads to £27k fine

11 Aug 2017: A Dorset based company has been fined £27,000 after a scaffold collapsed only narrowly missed a passer-by. more »

Industry surveys at odds with government statistics

11 Aug 2017: Not for the first time, statisticians are delivering mixed messages about what is happening in the construction industry right now. more »

Hunter Demolition bosses get directors' ban

10 Aug 2017: The directors of George Hunter (Demolishers) Ltd have been disqualified for allowing the company to continue to incur liabilities despite knowing a petition to wind the company up was before the court. more »

NMC survives project delays to double profits

10 Aug 2017: Half-year results at North Midland Construction show progress across the business, despite project delays, with only one of its five divisions failing to turn a profit. more »

NHBC registrations in line with 2016

10 Aug 2017: Developers registered 40,000 new homes to be built in the UK during the second quarter of 2017, according to latest new home registration statistics from the National House Building Council (NHBC). more »

McGee adds two to its board

10 Aug 2017: McGee Group has made two appointments to strengthen its board of directors and grow the business. more »

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