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Battersea rejigs delivery roles at power station project


Reshuffle follows news phase 2 boss Kevin Bundy is leaving


Birmingham university unveils £1bn construction framework


Agreement set to run for 10 years

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TfL boss accused of hiding Crossrail problems from London mayor


Crossrail’s chief operation’s director says he was told to keep quiet about difficulties over testing

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Sellar scheme set for green light

2019-03-18T06:00:00+00:00By Jim Dunton

City planners urged to approve 12-storey development drawn up by Eric Parry


Dawnus goes into administration


Accounting firm Grant Thornton appointed on Friday

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Transport jobs hit Vinci profit


Firm blames Crossrail and Nottingham tram deals for slump


Dawnus on the brink of collapse

2019-03-15T06:01:00+00:00By 1 comments

Grant Thornton is expected to be named administrator of stricken Swansea firm

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US hedge fund says blame for shareholder wipeout is Interserve's – not its rebellion


Coltrane led opposition to firm’s preferred rescue deal, which was rejected by shareholders leaving Interserve to enter administration


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Construction industry gossip: Tough at the top

2019-03-15T06:00:00+00:00By Hansom


Projects: Cambridge Mosque


When Marks Barfield Architects was asked to design Cambridge’s first purpose-built mosque, it turned for inspiration to the Garden of Paradise

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Is digital the new infrastructure?


Will Squires explains how data and new technology is helping airports meet the growing demand for air travel


Should we prepare for more project downtime as uncertainty grips the sector?

2019-03-15T06:00:00+00:00By Bob Hide

Project shutdowns are relatively common in the construction industry - so being armed with the right intelligence is vital

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Are these new models of housing delivery the future?


It’s all a little topsy turvy but the housing sector suggests that the traditional domains of single specialism expertise are increasingly of the past

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Final account disputes - last but not least


Disputes over the final account can drag on for years, but the latest NEC and FIDIC contracts can help avoid that happening

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Case in focus: Ove Arup & Partners International Ltd vs Coleman Bennett International Consultancy plc

2019-03-14T06:00:00+00:00By Ted Lowery

Ted Lowery considers an enforcement and why one party’s jurisdictional challenges were precluded


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