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Gabriel Ededey tells Construction News that Building Lives was so important to changing his life, he is now working for the social enterprise as an apprenticeship officer.
Painter and decorator Ben Hicks tells Construction News how Building Lives helped get him back into work after an operation.
Exclusive: Yorkshire-based housebuilder and main contractor Southdale Homes has entered administration with 87 staff made redundant.
Kier site manager and former apprentice Krystle Monaghan tells Construction News how Building Lives helped her turn her life around.
Breaking: Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude has said that the Education Funding Agency’s £5bn Regional Framework should be cancelled and re-procured, according to the National Federation of Builders.
ISG lands £10m Gloucestershire shopping parkSubscription
ISG has been awarded a £10m project to build a retail and leisure park in Yate, south Gloucestershire.
Town Centre Securities has appointed Shepherd to deliver preconstruction works at a £30m office redevelopment for Leeds City Council.
The Scottish Government has appointed a joint venture including Lakehouse subsidiary Everwarm for a £224m contract to improve energy efficiency in up to 28,000 Scottish homes.
Bouygues lands £175m Thames Garden BridgeSubscription
A joint venture led by French contractor Bouygues has been awarded the contract to build the £175m Garden Bridge across the Thames in London, Construction News understands.
‘No improvement’ in payment for 89% of subbiesSubscription
Almost nine in ten electrical contractors saw no improvement in payment on public sector contracts in 2014, the Electrical Contractors Association has revealed.