Construction News

Go ahead for Cambridge University’s new £300M Cavendish physics lab

Formal planning permission for the £300M project will now be sought.

£20M industrial development in heart of Birmingham

First unit will be completed by 2017, with the final structure ready in March 2018.

6,400 more rail services to be running each week by 2021

There has been a "capacity crunch" for years as passenger demand increased.

Government boost for 6,000 home community in Hampshire

Work on-site is predicted to begin as early as the second half of 2018.

£36M funding to develop digital skills in Scotland

An estimated additional 12,800 digital skills roles will be needed each year.

Consultation on adoption of BIM on Irish public works projects begins

The position paper sets out the reasons and advantages for using BIM.

Prime Minister signs £1.3Bn Swansea Bay City Region deal

The project is expected to create 10,000 new jobs over the next 15 years.

Highways England A45 Tollbar End officially opened in the Midlands

A new footbridge has also been created across the River Sowe.

£9M funding announced to improve railway for customers

The competition is helping to create better railways through the industry’s Rail Technical Strategy.

£31M University building celebrates key milestone

The development will be home to 3,000 staff and students later on this year.