Defence

Second phase of construction on Worthy Down begins


The second phase of work on renovating Worthy Down Barracks in Hampshire has begun.

New £10m radar facility in Shetland close to completion


The radar will improve RAF and NATO understanding of the airspace north of Britain.

MOD announce £90M investment in world leading helicopter simulation centre


The Ministry of Defence has announced an over £90 million investment in a world-leading helicopter simulation centre

Work completed on Cranfield University’s £35M Aerospace Integration Research Centre.


Centre is now home to the University’s researchers and industrial partners.

Amec Foster Wheeler announce 100RC partnership


Amec's data will give cities urban resilience against natural events and extreme weather.

UKTI DSO and MBDA event offers potential business for elite SMEs


Hand-picked UK Defence and Security SMEs given chance to work with MBDA.

£250M capital works framework partners announced by DIO


The DIO has announced the contract appointments for its most recent capital works framework.

DIO announces shortlist for construction frameworks


Shortlist of construction framework partners announced for DIO. The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has today announced two shortlists for its South East and South West Capital Works Frameworks. Each shortlist contained 12 companies which have expressed an interest in bidding for a range of projects

Construction begins on £250M Hampshire defence college


Hampshire defence college to supply high quality military training facilities. The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) today announced that work has begun on a £250M redevelopment to deliver a new Hampshire defence college. Once complete the Defence College of Logistics, Policing and Administration (DCLPA) will over areas

Defence Infrastructure Organisation moving forward with major projects


Following the announcement earlier this month that new homes are being built for military personnel, the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) told UK Construction Media of plans for significant upcoming projects. An existing 1936 structure at RAF Mildenhall has recently been transformed into a light and