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Network Rail publishes £1.4bn private project pipeline

Network Rail publishes £1.4bn private project pipelineSubscription

Network Rail has published a pipeline of construction projects worth at least £1.4bn for which it will be seeking private funding in the next control period.

Open Doors 2018

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LIVE: Open Doors 2018Subscription

Open Doors Week is up and running and Construction News is joining tours across the country as contractors open their sites to the public – check out the best pics, quotes and tweets here.

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Students given an education at Leeds Arts UniSubscription

They may have been delayed by 25 minutes, but the busload of students descending on ISG’s site at Leeds Arts University offers a welcome reminder of the interest Open Doors can generate.

Regeneration: London

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The Battle of Haringey: What it means for regenerationSubscription

Haringey’s HDV regeneration plans have been blighted by opposition campaigns and bitter disagreements. CN examines the factors behind the controversy and the consequences for projects across the UK.

International: Middle East

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Middle East ruin: Why UK firms struggle in the GulfSubscription

The Middle East is a notoriously hard market with a bad reputation for late and lack of payment. But with billion-pound mega-projects on offer, can the risks prove worthwhile? Lucy Alderson investigates.

Laing O'Rourke

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Laing O'Rourke's Canadian hospital: What went wrong?Subscription

The largest healthcare construction job in North America was supposed to herald a new era for Laing O’Rourke. So how did it end up inflicting losses running to tens of millions of pounds?


Mipim: 9 takeaways from the Cannes conference

Mipim: 9 takeaways from the Cannes conferenceSubscription

Construction News editor Tom Fitzpatrick and associate editor Damon Schünmann visited Mipim to catch up with developers and contractors. Here are nine talking points from the Cannes conference.

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Bam plots modern HQ for ocean map-makersSubscription

Bam’s Hull Venue project will create a lasting legacy for the former UK City of Culture; but the contractor has had to endure a gauntlet of obstacles in order to bring the events complex to life.

Technology: Blog

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3D printing: New home for only $4,000?Subscription

A start-up in the US has built what it claims to be the first “permitted” 3D printed home in the country


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Gotham gives Mace victory in growing top 50 tableSubscription

The contractor top 50 increased more than 20 per cent year on year in February as Mace signed a single £400m deal to claim first place in the monthly league.