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Interview: HS2

Mark Thurston CEO HS2

HS2 boss Mark Thurston's first interview: Conflicts, contracts and CarillionSubscription

Exclusive: Conflicts of interest, audit scandals, Carillion: HS2’s chief executive has endured a tough first 12 months in the job. In his first full interview since taking over, Mark Thurston reveals what he has learned.

Open Doors 2018

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LIVE: Open Doors 2018Subscription

Open Doors Week enters its final day – check out all CN’s behind-the-scenes reports here as we discover what the public think of their local construction sites.

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A family affair at Port Talbot ‘super school’Subscription

Mum, gran, aunt and of course student-in-waiting: the whole family has turned out for Open Doors.


Tim Moore is associate director at IHS Markit

Clouds gather over housing as 2018 makes slow startSubscription

The story of 2018 so far seems best summed up as one step forward, two steps back for the UK construction sector.

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Week in numbers: Open Doors, HS2 and FluorSubscription

Just some of the figures behind this week’s news on Open Doors 2018, an interview with HS2’s chief executive, and the news that Fluor will be part of a JV bidding for HS2 work

Technology: Blog

3D printing Arup CLS Architects

3D printing 'comes of age’ with Arup's latest milestoneSubscription

The race to produce 3D-printed homes stepped up a notch this week, with Arup and CLS Architects offering tantalising details on their new creation: ‘3D Housing 05’.

Regeneration: London

Haringey Council North Tottenham housing zone

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.

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Bam plots modern HQ for ocean map-makersSubscription

The organisation that supported the Royal Navy through the Second World War is getting a new office that will set a course for its future


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.