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  • Wernick invests £24m in hire fleet
    Wernick Hire’s investment programme saw £24m spent on improving its fleet last year. Almost 3,500 new units were purchased, a quarter of which are eco mobile and static welfare units for the construction industry. To ensure consistency throughout the hire fleet, Wernick has also invested heavily in refurbishing existing units. ... read more
    Source: Construct EnqPublished on 2020-01-22
  • MoD manager to lead Palace of Westminster refurb
    David Goldstone has been named chief executive of the delivery authority that will act as client for the work to restore and renew the Palace of Westminster. Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2020-01-21
  • Tendering set to start for Ayrshire tower refurbs
    North Ayrshire Council is set expected to approve a tender this week for the first phase of refurbishment of two tower blocks in Saltcoats.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2020-01-20
  • Morgan Sindall wins £15m Chatteris school expansion
    Morgan Sindall Construction has been appointed main contractor for a £14.6m expansion and refurbishment of Cromwell Community College in Chatteris, Cambridgeshire.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2020-01-14
  • Morgan Sindall wins £17m Bradford Forster Station rebuild
    Bradford City Council has selected Morgan Sindall to deliver the £17.3m redevelopment of Forster Square Station. Work will start early in 2021 on the scheme to create a new city gateway. The design and build project includes a new station building, lift and staircase tower to Cheapside and Manor Row. ... read more
    Source: Construct EnqPublished on 2019-12-24
  • Morgan Sindall wins £17m Bradford Forster Station rebuild
    Bradford City Council has selected Morgan Sindall to deliver the £17.3m redevelopment of Forster Square Station. Work will start early in 2021 on the scheme to create a new city gateway. The design and build project includes a new station building, lift and staircase tower to Cheapside and Manor Row. ... read more
    Source: Construct EnqPublished on 2019-12-24
  • Willmott Dixon scores £39m South Bank Uni refurb job
    London South Bank University has handed Willmott Dixon Interiors a £39m contract to refurbish its London Road building.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2019-12-05
  • Mace lands Norfolk County Hall works
    Mace has won a £14.25m contract for the final stage of refurbishment works at Norfolk’s County Hall in Norwich.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2019-11-27
  • Clugston to revamp West Yorks HQ
    Clugston Construction has booked a £5.9m contract to refurbish Wellington House in Leeds, the headquarters of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2019-11-22
  • Way forward agreed for £8m refurb of Kilmarnock theatre complex
    East Ayrshire Council has agreed funding for repairs to Kilmarnock’s Grand Hall & Palace Theatre Complex.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2019-11-07
  • Interserve wins Middlesbrough hospital revamp
    Interserve has been selected by Tees, Esk & Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust to undertake the £13.9m phase one refurbishment of Roseberry Park Hospital.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2019-10-31
  • Grenfell inquiry report condemns cladding refurbishment
    The first report of the official inquiry into the Grenfell Tower fire has now been published, with urgent lessons for the construction industry and building materials firms as well as the London Fire Brigade.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2019-10-30
  • London’s transport commissioner tasked with delivering Parliament refurbishment
    Transport for London boss Mike Brown is moving next summer to become chair of the delivery authority for the £3.5bn restoration & renewal of the Houses of Parliament.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2019-10-21
  • Offsite Solutions wins Wates bathroom pod deal
    Bathroom pod manufacturer Offsite Solutions has been awarded a £3m contract by Wates Construction to supply 440 bespoke steel-framed bathroom pods for Anthology’s Hale Works development in Tottenham Hale, London. Designed by Hawkins Brown Architects and due for completion in 2021, the scheme is a 32-storey, 107 metre tower which ... read more
    Source: Construct EnqPublished on 2019-10-16
  • Ardmore wins contract for £1bn Old War Office hotel conversion
    Ardmore Group has been awarded the contract to refurbish the Old War Office site in Whitehall and turn it into a luxury hotel.Read Full Article: The Construction Index ... read more
    Source: construction indexPublished on 2019-10-11