Public Sector

HS2 seeks partners for £220M station contracts

HS2 begins search for partners to deliver three new stations and expansion of London Euston.

Reaction to ONS construction industry output figures for February

The Vinden Partnership expects infrastructure and housebuilding sectors to bounce back.

Scape announces £7Bn National Construction framework appointments

The four lead contractors will be supported by an supply chain of over 70,000 SMEs.

UK Construction Online releases latest regional HS2 eBooks

The latest in UK Construction Online's series of eBooks on HS2 are now available.

Reaction to Markit/CIPS UK construction PMI for March

The Vinden Partnership expects the civil engineering sector to continue to perform strongly.

Large-scale projects drive construction growth in March

Civil engineering was the strongest performing sector according to the latest UK Construction PMI figures.

Schools to receive £2.4Bn for extra places and repairs

The Education Secretary has announced funds for extra school places and undertake repairs.

Government reaffirms commitment to infrastructure investment

Commitment comes as the UK formally triggers exit from the European Union.

New prisons to create thousands of construction jobs

The four prisons would be located in Yorkshire; Wigan; Kent and Port Talbot.

Consultation on adoption of BIM on Irish public works projects begins

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