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  • Contract awarded for ‘smart working’ office refurbs
    The body responsible for land and property information in Scotland has awarded a contract for office refurbishment work across its estate.The body responsible for land and property information in Scotland has awarded a contract for office refurbishment work across its estate.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2018-12-12
  • Forrest collapses into administration
    Contractor Forrest has entered administration despite the sale of its refurbishment and energy divisions to Engie Regeneration. ... read more
    Source: Construction NewsPublished on 2018-12-07
  • ISG wins £70m Canary Wharf refurb deal
    ISG has signed a £70m contract to refurbish the former offices of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in London’s Canary Wharf district.ISG has signed a £70m contract to refurbish the former offices of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in London’s Canary Wharf district.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2018-12-04
  • Scotland promises further £1bn for school buildings
    A further £1bn is to be invested in rebuilding and refurbishing Scotland’s schools, deputy first minister John Swinney has announced.A further £1bn is to be invested in rebuilding and refurbishing Scotland’s schools, deputy first minister John Swinney has announced.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2018-11-21
  • Unite calls for ‘toilet dignity’ on site
    Unite is calling for construction sites to have better toilet facilities, saying that they are “usually disgusting”.Unite is calling for construction sites to have better toilet facilities, saying that they are “usually disgusting”.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2018-11-19
  • Union demands “toilet dignity” for construction workers
    Unite leaders are demanding that construction employers take action to ensure that workers are granted “toilet dignity in the workplace.” Construction was a problem sector highlighted by the union in its pan-industry campaign. It said a lack of female toilets on construction sites was a particular problem. Unite said: ... read more
    Source: Construct EnqPublished on 2018-11-19
  • Betting Spy: Win double for West Ham and Spurs
    Football takes a bit of a back seat this weekend as Betting Spy is off to Twickenham to watch England take on the All Blacks. Our great mates at safety specialists JSP are hosts for what is always a great day out. But the trip back – and here’s the ... read more
    Source: Construct EnqPublished on 2018-11-08
  • Casey refurbishes second Salford tower block
    A 23-storey tower block in Salford that was previously earmarked for demolition is instead getting a makeover for housing association Salix Homes.A 23-storey tower block in Salford that was previously earmarked for demolition is instead getting a makeover for housing association Salix Homes.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2018-10-30
  • Tendering set to start for £10m Ayrshire housing framework
    Atrium Homes has published a notice inviting contractors to register their interest in a framework to refurbish about 780 propoerties in Ayrshire.Atrium Homes has published a notice inviting contractors to register their interest in a framework to refurbish about 780 propoerties in Ayrshire.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2018-10-29
  • Burridge broadens into social housing
    Newcastle builder Burridge Construction has diversified into social housing after 50 years of specialising in refurbishment and commercial house-building.Newcastle builder Burridge Construction has diversified into social housing after 50 years of specialising in refurbishment and commercial house-building.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2018-10-26
  • Engie in 50-year £195m student accommodation win
    Engie has won a £195m design, refurb and FM deal with Kingston University for its student accommodation. ... read more
    Source: Construction NewsPublished on 2018-10-19
  • Dam win for BAM in Belgium
    A 50:50 joint venture of BAM subsidiary Galère and Jan De Nul has been picked for the first phase of refurbishment of the Monsin Dam in Belgium.A 50:50 joint venture of BAM subsidiary Galère and Jan De Nul has been picked for the first phase of refurbishment of the Monsin ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2018-10-15
  • Builder fined after resident’s balcony fall
    A Cornish construction company and its director have been sentenced after a resident fell through the balcony at his home during refurbishment work.A Cornish construction company and its director have been sentenced after a resident fell through the balcony at his home during refurbishment work.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2018-10-12
  • Primark plans Belfast store restoration
    Retailer Primark says it plans to retain and refurbish the façade of its Belfast store that was gutted by fire a few weeks ago.Retailer Primark says it plans to retain and refurbish the façade of its Belfast store that was gutted by fire a few weeks ago.Read Full Article: The ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2018-10-09
  • Auldyn Construction wins promenade refurb
    Colas-subsidiary Auldyn Construction has been named preferred contractor for the £25m Douglas promenade refurbishment scheme on the Isle of Man.Colas-subsidiary Auldyn Construction has been named preferred contractor for the £25m Douglas promenade refurbishment scheme on the Isle of Man.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2018-10-05