News

Monday, 5 August 2013

South of England-based contractor Beard has won a £4.2m contract to design and build a science centre for St Helen and St Katharine girls’ school in Abingdon in Oxfordshire.

Friday, 2 August 2013

BAM Construction has won a £9m contract to build the university technical college (UTC) at Cambridge.

Friday, 2 August 2013

ISG has secured its first ever project with Cardiff University to build the £13.5 million business school development at its Cathays Park campus.

Monday, 29 July 2013

Interserve and West Yorkshire Police have held a topping off ceremony to mark the latest stage of the development of a new divisional headquarters which is due to open in March next year.

Monday, 29 July 2013

BAM Properties and specialist developer Connislow have formed a joint venture to focus on developing student accommodation – with a development already underway in Durham.

Tuesday, 23 July 2013

The first phase of a new generation of council homes in West Dunbartonshire – the first to be built in 25 years – has been handed over to the council.

Features

Tuesday, December 18, 2012 - 16:05

There are millions of pounds in funding available for training in the construction sector, whether it is for up-skilling or training for a new job. But, according to Kim Bendzak, managing director of Apple Construction Training, an accredited training provider for the construction industry, workers and employers in the private and public sector are failing to take advantage of this pot of money.

Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 17:57

A £60m scheme will see almost a third of Wrexham council’s homes fitted with PV panels.

Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 17:52

St Vincent’s Housing Association (SVHA) has installed photovoltaic panels on 400 homes by taking advantage of a renewable energy specialist’s “no cost” system.

Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 17:47

The sun has got his hat on and he’s heading out the door; the old song gains a less than jolly twist when it comes to the Government’s reduction in Feed-in-Tariffs (FiTs), slashed by half this month, so is that it for solar electricity’s sunny disposition? Mark Cantrell reports.

Friday, September 30, 2011 - 16:11

Manchester’s Building Schools for the Future and Academies Programme team explain the process behind the hugely successful project. By Penny Shannon.

Friday, September 30, 2011 - 15:53

Over 1,000 academies have opened across the country in the past year – and there are more to come.