• Newspaper says sorry to Redrow’s Steve Morgan
    Redrow founder and chairman Steve Morgan has secured an apology from the Daily Mail after the house-building tycoon brought a libel suit against the newspaper’s publisher, Associated Newspapers.Redrow founder and chairman Steve Morgan has secured an apology from the Daily Mail after the house-building tycoon brought a libel suit against ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-15
  • Costain and Galliford Try told to delay motorway works
    Highways England has put back the start date of two of its flagship smart motorway projects in the northwest.Highways England has put back the start date of two of its flagship smart motorway projects in the northwest.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-15
  • Graham lands £13m Chelmsford relief road
    Graham has been selected for a £13m scheme to provide a new link between a Chelmsford housing development and the main road network.Graham has been selected for a £13m scheme to provide a new link between a Chelmsford housing development and the main road network.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-15
  • Lighting tower leap for Atlas Copco
    Atlas Copco has introduced its first-ever battery-powered LED light tower.Atlas Copco has introduced its first-ever battery-powered LED light tower.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-15
  • Peabody chooses Lendlease for £8bn Thamesmead regeneration
    Housing charity Peabody has selected Lendlease as preferred bidder for its £8bn Thamesmead Waterfront development in southeast London.Housing charity Peabody has selected Lendlease as preferred bidder for its £8bn Thamesmead Waterfront development in southeast London.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-15
  • Google to spend $13bn on data centre and office expansion
    Google has unveiled plans to invest US$13bn (£10bn) - and in the process create 10,000 construction jobs - building data centres and offices in the USA.Google has unveiled plans to invest US$13bn (£10bn) - and in the process create 10,000 construction jobs - building data centres and offices in the ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-14
  • Amazon scraps plan for New York HQ
    Amazon has abandoned plans to build major base in New York, blaming opposition from a number of state and local politicians for its decision.Amazon has abandoned plans to build major base in New York, blaming opposition from a number of state and local politicians for its decision.Read Full Article: The ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-14
  • Antarctic glacier runway reopens after refurb
    Flights into an Antarctic aerodrome have resumed following a 12-week shutdown for major runway reconstruction works including the removal of 20,000t of ice.Flights into an Antarctic aerodrome have resumed following a 12-week shutdown for major runway reconstruction works including the removal of 20,000t of ice.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-14
  • Cimic team wins $725m of Australian rail work
    Three companies within Hochtief’s Cimic Group are set to earn AU$725m (£400m) for their role on a major regional rail project in New South Wales (NSW), Australia.Three companies within Hochtief’s Cimic Group are set to earn AU$725m (£400m) for their role on a major regional rail project in New South ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-14
  • South Ayrshire sets out plan for new school campus
    South Ayrshire Council has said that construction will begin in July 2020 of a £19.3m educational campus in Prestwick.South Ayrshire Council has said that construction will begin in July 2020 of a £19.3m educational campus in Prestwick.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-14
  • LU contract renewal worth £220m to Balfour Beatty
    Transport for London has renewed its contract with Balfour Beatty for track works on the London Underground track network.Transport for London has renewed its contract with Balfour Beatty for track works on the London Underground track network.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-14
  • Travelodge digger rampage: police make arrest
    Merseyside Police have arrested a man in connection with damage caused to a new Travelodge hotel in Liverpool last month.Merseyside Police have arrested a man in connection with damage caused to a new Travelodge hotel in Liverpool last month.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-14
  • Robertson begins redevelopment of historic Edinburgh sports ground
    Robertson has started work on the redevelopment the Edinburgh sports ground that hosted the world’s first international rugby match.Robertson has started work on the redevelopment the Edinburgh sports ground that hosted the world’s first international rugby match.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-14
  • Mecalac removes steering column from road rollers
    Mecalac has developed a new series of tandem vibrating compaction rollers that are steered by joystick rather than wheel.Mecalac has developed a new series of tandem vibrating compaction rollers that are steered by joystick rather than wheel.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-14
  • Cat adds attachment tracking
    Caterpillar has introduced a tracking device for digger attachments.Caterpillar has introduced a tracking device for digger attachments.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: Construction IndexPublished on 2019-02-14