Losses force BAM to wind down non-European business
on July 2, 2020 at 4:57 pm
BAM has announced that it expects to report a significant loss for the first half of the year and that it is winding down BAM International.
Cemex invests in start-up creating aggregates from waste plastic
on July 2, 2020 at 4:55 pm
Cemex Ventures is investing in a start-up that turns waste plastic into artificial gravel.
Plans go in for world’s first rewilding centre
on July 2, 2020 at 4:53 pm
The planning application has been submitted for what is claimed to be the first rewilding centre in the world.
Fix fix fix is better than Build build build, says Balfour Beatty boss
on July 2, 2020 at 3:07 pm
Balfour Beatty chief executive Leo Quinn says the government would be better advised increasing spending on infrastructure maintenance than headline-grabbing new-build projects.
New group to lead Scotland’s action on town centres
on July 2, 2020 at 7:51 am
Scotland’s communities secretary has announced the formation of a group of specialists to consult on policy for the revitalisation of towns.
Hart Builders appoints construction director
on July 2, 2020 at 7:50 am
Cruden Group subsidiary Hart Builders has appointed Craig Giblett as construction director.
Vinci picked for German cultural centre
on July 2, 2020 at 7:48 am
Vinci has won the contract to upgrade and operate the civic centre in the German city of Velbert.
HS2 tenders £300m catenary deal
on July 2, 2020 at 7:37 am
HS2 Ltd has begun the search for specialist contractors to deliver the overhead catenary system for the planned high-speed railway between London and Birmingham, and beyond.
New Victoria propels Vinci to top of contracts league
on July 2, 2020 at 7:18 am
Vinci Construction UK took first place in June 2020’s BCLive contracts league thanks to a £250m project in Manchester.
Near-miss for track worker
on July 2, 2020 at 6:51 am
The Rail Accident Investigation Branch is investigating a recent near-miss incident in which a track worker narrowly avoided being killed by a speeding train.