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  • Willmott Dixon lands National Gallery refurb
    Willmott Dixon Interiors has been appointed to transform the inside of London’s National Gallery. ... read more
    Source: Construction NewsPublished on 2019-01-21
  • Willmott Dixon wins £4m National Gallery refurbishment
    Willmott Dixon Interiors has been contracted to refurbish parts of the National Gallery in London’s Trafalgar Square.Willmott Dixon Interiors has been contracted to refurbish parts of the National Gallery in London’s Trafalgar Square.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2019-01-21
  • Union demands “period dignity” on construction sites
    Construction union Unite has launched a campaign to ensure that female workers have period dignity on site. The call comes after a survey of its women construction members found that a lack of facilities when women were having their periods was a major issue. One said: “The toilets where I’m ... read more
    Source: Construct EnqPublished on 2019-01-16
  • Lendlease lands £330m Manchester Town Hall deal
    Lendlease has been appointed management contractor for the £330m refurbishment of Manchester Town Hall, ahead of rival Laing O’Rourke. ... read more
    Source: Construction NewsPublished on 2019-01-08
  • Skanska JV for Boston bridge refurb
    A joint venture of Skanska and McCourt Construction has won a US$169m (£130m) contract for rehabilitation of the Chelsea Viaduct Bridge in Boston, USA.A joint venture of Skanska and McCourt Construction has won a US$169m (£130m) contract for rehabilitation of the Chelsea Viaduct Bridge in Boston, USA.Read Full Article: The ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2018-12-21
  • 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