Public Sector

Keir Appointed to £10.5bn NHS Framework

Kier has been appointed to the £10.5 billion NHS Shared Business Services public sector construction framework.

Coventry and Oxford Set to be First All-Electric Bus Cities

Grant Shapps has announced that Coventry and Oxford are developing proposals to become the UK’s first all-electric bus cities.

Race for £7bn School Framework Renewal

The DfE has started a tender process for a new line-up of firms to deliver its £7 billion school building programme over four years.

Homes England Reappoint Cushman & Wakefield

Cushman & Wakefield are pleased to announce that it has been reappointed to the national Homes England Economics Framework.

New Leadership for Construction of Hospitals

UK Government appoints Natalie Forrest to lead its new plans to build 40 new hospitals by 2030 the largest hospital build in a generation

Partnership Reveals Recycled Road Kerbs

Thanks to new guidance projects in Cambridge are delivering infrastructure which provides better facilities for those coming to the city.

Work Starts on £3.4m Healthcare Facility

G F Tomlinson, a Midlands-based contractor, has commenced ground works at the new Greenwood House health facility in Burntwood, Staffordshire.

‘V’ is for Vaccination, Not Victory in 2021

Robin Lawson Managing Director at Ameon, looks ahead to 2021 and the likely trends in the construction sector. 

2020: A Year of Learning and Collaboration

Adrian Attwood of DBR (London) Limited discusses his learnings from 2020 and what the new year holds for the construction industry

Feedback Informs New Construction

The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) is committed to making it easier for SMEs to win public sector contracts.