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Liverpool FC names contractor for £50m training complex

Liverpool FC names contractor for £50m training complex Subscription

Exclusive: McLaughlin and Harvey has been appointed as the main contractor to build Liverpool FC’s new £50m training complex, CN has learned.

Special Report: Digital Construction

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BIM: Is it holding back digital construction?Subscription

The government’s 2016 mandate brought BIM to the fore, yet many remain confused about its true meaning as leading figures ask whether it’s obscuring the need to digitise the industry. 

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Drugs, maps and trackers: Meet the industry's tech trailblazersSubscription

With tech start-ups and fresh ideas vital to digitising construction, Binyamin Ali spoke to three sector newcomers looking to transform 3D mapping, project tracking and even drug testing.

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McAlpine CEO: ‘I must transform the business without changing it'Subscription

Sir Robert McAlpine’s chief executive Paul Hamer speaks exclusively to CN on working with the notoriously secretive family firm and drawing up plans for the next 150 years.

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Yorkshire uni proves design-and-build is a fine artSubscription

The University of Huddersfield’s new art school is pushing Morgan Sindall and its team to rethink everything from tricky groundworks to exposed services.

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Week in numbers: Aberdeen's long jobs and PwC's Carillion feesSubscription

The key figures underpinning the biggest stories of the past seven days, including Aberdeen bypass job ads and yet more Carillion revelations. 

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Construction does Pride 2018: In picturesSubscription

More than 500 people from the construction industry joined this year’s Pride march in central London.