Issue : 19 February 2009
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Keeping value in your firmSubscription
Early preparation can help stop a business falling into administration and alternatives can be found
Energy deals help top 50 to bolster booksSubscription
Two bumper deals for energy firms, worth more than £1bn, make January’s top 50 contractor list the best for six months
Office market set for tough year aheadSubscription
The change in fortunes for the previously booming office construction sector has been dramatic.
Massive colliery clean-upSubscription
A former industrial site in central Scotland is proving to be one of the UK’s most challenging regeneration projects.
A-Plant wins paper mill contractSubscription
A-Plant has won a contract to supply a £400m contract to build a paper mill in Norfolk.
Eon to appeal Tedder Hill wind farm plansSubscription
Eon is to appeal the East Riding Council’s decision to refuse consent for its Tedder Hill wind farm near Roos, Yorkshire.
Tony Douglas: The boy apprentice done goodSubscription
Tony Douglas left school at 16 and is now in charge of £4 billion-turnover Laing O’Rourke
London ‘super-hubs’ decision soonSubscription
The construction industry will play a crucial role in a massive project to re-engineer London during the next decade, according to the man charged with reshaping the capital’s suburbs.
Transport for London is set to begin the procurement process for phase II of the East London Line extension this year.
Southwark Borough Council is hoping to form a joint venture with Transport for London to sort out infrastructure problems at the rundown Elephant and Castle area of south London.