Scott Wilson, Project Management Group and Arup have won the contract to help over 100 Polish projects bid for European Regional Development Fund money.
Ernst and Young is principal subcontractor. Total cost of the transport, regional development and enterprise schemes seeking money will be between £300M and £600M.
Fears have been raised regarding the construction industry's capacity to take on the government's £2.2bn Building Schools for the Future project. Chartered Institute of Building chief executive Michael Brown spoke of 'serious concerns' brought on by a shrinking workforce.
Network Rail is this week continuing its probe into why a south London commuter train derailed hours after the section of railway reopened following a four week closure for a £7.5M project to replace sleepers and ballast. The derailment happened on 31 August near Sutton Common station on the Thameslink line.