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Issue : 07 October 2010

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  • Parliament

    Construction Parliamentary Update - 7 October 2010Subscription

    Parliamentary Update8 October, 2010

    A round-up of all the construction news from Westminster this week, brought to you by the Madano Partnership

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    Willmott Dixon reports first half profit and turnover increaseSubscription

    News7 October, 2010

    Turnover at Willmott Dixon reached £481 million in the six months ended 30 June 2010, up £6m on the same period last year.

  • David Higgins

    Higgins: legacy plans vital in ODA exitSubscription

    News7 October, 2010

    Olympic Delivery Authority chief executive David Higgins has revealed that today’s publication of the Olympic Park development plans was a critical factor in him feeling ready to leave the body.

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    Mayor sets out 'ambitious' Olympic Park development plansSubscription

    News7 October, 2010

    London mayor Boris Johnson has launched plans for the post-Games transformation of the capital’s Olympic Park – including up to 11,000 new homes and related community facilities.

  • jobless

    CEF warns of 'further job losses'Subscription

    News7 October, 2010

    The construction industry in Northern Ireland could face job losses of more than 30,000 if cuts to the Assembly’s capital budget were to be approved, the Construction Employers Federation has warned.

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    Carillion eyes council bonanzaSubscription

    News7 October, 2010

    Carillion expects to benefit from local councils outsourcing work in a bid to reduce costs as it announced it has its largest ever pipeline of contract opportunities.

  • contract

    Download Contract Leads - 7 October 2010Subscription

    Promotion7 October, 2010

    Download PDFs of the contract leads from this week’s issue here

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    Features7 October, 2010

    Starting with UK Green Building Council chief executive Paul King..

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    Network Rail faces regional shake-upSubscription

    News7 October, 2010

    The leader of the value-for-money study into the country’s railways has said that his recommendations could include splitting Network Rail into regions and increasing private investment.

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    Contractors fear period of inertia before Higgins joins Network Rail Subscription

    News7 October, 2010

    Senior industry figures fear the three-month wait for David Higgins to take up his new role as Network Rail chief executive could make the job even tougher.

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