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Carillion job losses near 1,500Subscription
Job losses at Carillion have now reached 1,458, after the announcement of 87 more redundancies, the Official Receiver has said. It added that 150 more employees have been taken on by new firms.
Bam Nuttall has given details of the new £85M 75,000 m2 concrete deck extension it is to build at London City Airport.
WSP Opus is to provide the civil and structural engineering for the redevelopment of the Scott Base in Antarctica.
VolkerRail is to undertake the second phase of the Sheffield Supertram rail replacement works.
Ex-Carillion partner pulls South Wales Metro bidSubscription
Train operating firm Abellio has pulled its bid for the £5bn Wales and Borders franchise following the collapse of Carillion.
Video | Construction of Sunderland’s £120M new bridgeVideoSubscription
A three-year history of the construction of the North East’s biggest civil engineering project has been revealed in a new video.
Interview | Victoria Brambini, ScapeSubscription
In just under a year, Scape Group’s four year civil engineering and infrastructure framework agreement with Balfour Beatty comes to an end.
Profile | WatercoSubscription
A desire for a rural life pushed Peter Jones into setting up water and flood management consultant Waterco.
Colombia bridge collapse blamed on high loadsSubscription
A bridge expert has said last month’s collapse of a 1,500-foot cable-stayed bridge in Colombia, which killed 10 construction workers, could have been caused by “unusual loads” during construction.
Network Rail chief Mark Carne to retireSubscription
Network Rail’s chief executive Mark Carne is to retire, with a search starting for his successor to be brought in by the start of its next financial control period, CP6.