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Sunday23 April 2017

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Uwe Krueger

Atkins accepts £2.1bn SNC Lavalin takeover

21 Apr 17 | By Hamish Champ

Atkins boss Uwe Krueger to depart under the deal

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Chinese developer ABP eyes UK growth despite Brexit

21 Apr 17 | By Louise Dransfield

Man behind London’s Royal Albert Dock scheme Xu Weiping says UK remains attractive for investment

Norman Foster

Foster's planning job cuts

21 Apr 17 | By Dave Rogers

Firm blames ‘uncertainty in construction market’ for job losses

Canal Reach Kings Cross Bennetts Associates

Bennetts unveils King's Cross HQ building images

21 Apr 17 | By Hamish Champ

Architect releases new visualisations of 55,525 m² office building

Hinkley

Unions threaten Hinkley delays over bonus dispute

21 Apr 17 | By Louise Dransfield

Contractors Laing O’Rourke and Bouygues threatened with industrial action

more news

Project news

Canal Reach Kings Cross Bennetts Associates

Bennetts unveils King's Cross HQ building images

21 Apr 17

Architect releases new visualisations of 55,525 m² office building

Infinity

Raft of new Liverpool towers gets green light

20 Apr 17

City council approves five new towers at latest planning committee meeting

New metal clad building housing damaged Chernobyl reactor

Solar plant to start close to Chernobyl nuclear disaster site

20 Apr 17

The site is now considered safe after a new steel building was moved into place encasing the damaged reactor

Heathwick Studio Vessel Hudson Yards New York

Heatherwick's 2,500-step sculpture rises in New York

19 Apr 17

The interactive sculpture is the centrepiece of the 28 acre Hudson Yards scheme in Manhatten

Modular tower, Wembley

Europe's tallest modular tower tops out

19 Apr 17

The 29-storey structure is a student accommodation scheme in north London

Crosslane Coventry development

Green light for 600-bed Coventry student flats

18 Apr 17

Completion of the Crosslane scheme is expected in time for the 2019/2020 academic year

Centenary Square Birmingham

Bouygues wins trio of Midlands jobs

13 Apr 17

The latest wins follow the French-owned contractor’s appointment to build a new tower in Salford

prison

Mace confirmed on £1.3bn new build prisons programme

12 Apr 17

Building revealed last month that the firm had bagged the delivery partner role on the scheme to build six new prisons

Former Bauer Millett car showroom plans SimpsonHaugh and Ask Real Estate

Carillion-owned developer submits Manchester towers plans

12 Apr 17

Thes scheme includes a 40-storey residential tower on the site of the former Bauer Millett car showroom

Solar lab

Digitally reflected solar flares to light up Nottingham lab

11 Apr 17

The £30m Discovery building is the latest addition to BioCity’s Nottingham campus

Alexandra Palace

Willmott Dixon begins Ally Pally revamp

11 Apr 17

Scheme includes restoring derelict Victorian theatre

Herne Hill

Cyclists take Hopkins' revamped Herne Hill Velodrome for a spin

11 Apr 17

New grandstand opens at ‘spiritual home’ of British cycling

Affinity Living PRS scheme at Circle Square Manchester

John Sisk bags £247m PRS scheme in Manchester

10 Apr 17

The contractor will deliver 677 apartments at Circle Square for JV partnerns Select Property Group and Bruntwood

Garden Bridge trees and plants

Garden Bridge contest 'pretence blown wide open', says London Eye architect

10 Apr 17

Architects Marks Barfield welcome damning Hodge report into the London project

MediaCity tower thumb

Bouygues wins £35m MediaCity tower

7 Apr 17

Work to begin on 19-storey scheme this month

Garden Bridge

'Pull the plug' on Garden Bridge, urges Hodge review

7 Apr 17

City Hall-commissioned review trashes London project

Bournemouth Odeon

Planners reject ‘incongruous’ Bournemouth cinema scheme

7 Apr 17

ARC Architecture-designed proposals would have grafted 14-storey block onto locally-listed building

The LASIMM project

Fosters: ‘Entire buildings to be 3D-printed in the future’

6 Apr 17

Practice unpacks work on cutting-edge fabrication and predicts liberation from “standardised components” for architects

Stansted Airport new arrivals building by Pascall+Watson

Stansted Airport given go-ahead for new £130m terminal

6 Apr 17

The Pascall+Watson-designed new terminal will house all arrivals to the airport

Populous Bristol Arena

Buckingham confirmed for Bristol's £92m arena job

5 Apr 17

The contractor replaces Bouygues on the scheme

Dark home pic

Online poll: New-build homes

12 Apr 17

Are housebuilders doing enough to ensure the quality of new-build homes? Vote here

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Hinkley

Unions threaten Hinkley delays over bonus dispute

21 Apr 17 | By Louise Dransfield

Contractors Laing O’Rourke and Bouygues threatened with industrial action

more contractor news

Uwe Krueger

Atkins accepts £2.1bn SNC Lavalin takeover

21 Apr 17 | By Hamish Champ

Atkins boss Uwe Krueger to depart under the deal

more QS news

A wind farm

Macquaire buys Green Investment Bank for £2.3bn

21 Apr 17 | By Hamish Champ

The sale has proved controversial, with environmental groups expressing fears that the impetus behind clean energy technology could be lost.

more sustainability news

Finance

A wind farm

Macquaire buys Green Investment Bank for £2.3bn

21 Apr 17 | By Hamish Champ

The sale has proved controversial, with environmental groups expressing fears that the impetus behind clean energy technology could be lost.

more finance news

Heathwick Studio Vessel Hudson Yards New York

Heatherwick's 2,500-step sculpture rises in New York

19 Apr 17 | By Louise Dransfield

The interactive sculpture is the centrepiece of the 28 acre Hudson Yards scheme in Manhatten

more global news

Norman Foster

Foster's planning job cuts

21 Apr 17 | By Dave Rogers

Firm blames ‘uncertainty in construction market’ for job losses

more architecture news

Hinkley

Unions threaten Hinkley delays over bonus dispute

21 Apr 17 | By Louise Dransfield

Contractors Laing O’Rourke and Bouygues threatened with industrial action

more infrastructure news

bovis-homes

Another new boss at Bovis Homes

21 Apr 17 | By Dave Rogers

MD for Thames Valley region appointed

more housing news

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Education & healthcare

Interserve Leeds site

Interserve starts work on special needs' schools

18 Apr 17 | By Hamish Champ

Construction firm to build three sites in £41m contract

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Houses of Parliament

Election is ‘chance for a better Brexit’

20 Apr 17 | By Building news desk

Industry leaders urge construction to make the case for a better Brexit during forthcoming election campaign

more policy news

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RICS to publish global construction standard

24 Mar 17 | By Louise Dransfield

Standard already being rolled out by some firms, including Arup

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Buro Four promotes two to board

25 Jan 17 | By Yoosof Farah

Ian Higgs and David Boles have been appointed to consulant’s board of directors

more career news

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