Construction News

Building Resilience and Driving Growth

In this latest feature Gary Morton of The Morton Group, takes a look behind the ONS latest construction output statistics for September 2020.

UK Rail Faces Skills Shortage by 2025

New research from City & Guilds and the NSAR has shown that skills shortages are set to escalate significantly in the rail sector

National Infrastructure Strategy and Construction

Along with the Spending Review, the long-awaited National Infrastructure Strategy has finally been published.

McGoff Secure Contracts Worth Over £100m

McGoff Construction has secured contracts worth in excess of £100 million for work which is to commence in 2021. The contracts are primarily for the McGoff Group’s asset-backed operating businesses and are in the care and education sectors, including New Care and Back to the Garden Childcare. The company, which

Investors Brace for Recession & Look to Property

An independent survey has revealed what investors think about the UK economy in the light of COVID-19 and Brexit.

Land & Water Completes Sustainable Works

Land & Water has completed works as part of the Thames Tideway Tunnel project to transport and unload the London clay

Winners of APM Awards 2020 Announced

The winners of the annual APM Awards have been announced at a live virtual ceremony which took place on Monday 16th November 2020.

Hydrogen Heating Demonstration Takes Place

The first houses to be heated by hydrogen gas have been showcased with the use of innovative prototype boilers.

Telford & Wrekin Overhaul Planning System

DEF Software are to collaborate with Telford & Wrekin Council to create and launch a new back office development platform

Homes Set to Be Built Next to York Station

Work to lay the ground for 6,500 new homes along with a commercial development in York city centre is set to start in early 2021.