Thursday28 July 2016



Paddington pole gets cut down to size

22 Jul 16

From the Paddington Pole to Theresa May’s cabinet, both appear to be busily wielding an axe

Sarah Richardson

Reading the signals from our new PM

15 Jul 16

Theresa May’s abrupt arrival in Britain’s top job should, at the very least, restore some sense of stability to the country’s leadership


Brexit: The aftermath

1 Jul 16

Whether this is simply a knee-jerk reaction to economic uncertainty or a sign of things to come for the sector remains to be seen


EU referendum: Get ready for the day after

23 Jun 16

Whatever the result of the EU referendum, we cannot afford to opt out on diversity

Dave Rogers

Down memory lane

10 Jun 16

A takeover can be a good thing, even if the name disappears


Khan's balancing act

27 May 16

The Bishopsgate Goodsyard site is an unpromising advert for London’s supposedly vibrant development pipeline

Sarah Richardson

Why Building says IN

12 May 16

With local and regional elections out of the way, the countdown to the poll that could potentially have the biggest effect on the country has now begun in earnest

Sarah Richardson

In uncertain times

29 Apr 16

The construction sector has become well used to ups and downs in economic assessments of its performance

Sarah Richardson

Brexit: Dominoes start falling

8 Jul 16

Just a fortnight after the UK voted to leave the European Union, the construction industry is starting to feel a nasty pinch


Brexit: What happens next?

27 Jun 16

The result is in, but what will be the long-term effect for construction?

Chloe McCulloch

EU referendum: On a knife edge

17 Jun 16

Six days out from the EU referendum and the result is too close to call


Laing O’Rourke up close

3 Jun 16

It has now been a decade and a half since then-concrete boss Ray O’Rourke pulled off what is still the biggest M&A coup in construction


Stamping out abuse

19 May 16

Amid a flurry of evidence about the horrific conditions some workers in Qatar have faced, it is easy to say that workers’ rights and their enforcement need extensive reform


London mayoral election: Knitting together

5 May 16

The new mayor of London faces huge challenges, as far as the built environment is concerned


A tragedy we cannot afford to forget

22 Apr 16

The level of complexity involved in the safe operation and maintenance of cranes is underlined by the length of time taken to reach a verdict over the Battersea tragedy

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