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Issue : 26 March 2009

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  • Norman Haste  Laing O Rouke

    Laing O'Rourke nuclear adviser and major projects don Norman Haste retiresSubscription

    News17 May, 2013

    Laing O’Rourke nuclear adviser Norman Haste has retired after a glittering career leading on projects including Sizewell B and the Second Severn Crossing.

  • 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth games

    Commonwealth games jobs coming throughSubscription

    Features3 April, 2009

    Work for the Glasgow 2014 games is starting to come to fruition providing the construction industry with more than £500 million of work

  • Vaux Brewery Site

    North-east hopes for Q3 upsurgeSubscription

    Features3 April, 2009

    Construction in the North East of England is in the throes of a painful contraction in the flow of new projects, according to Glenigan analysis.

  • Great Northern Hotel 1

    Kier making progress at Great Northern HotelSubscription

    Picture story26 March, 2009

    The Pynford Stool method has been employed by Kier Wallis and Kier Engineering Services at the Great Northern Hotel where major structural alterations are being undertaken to the grade II listed building between King’s Cross and St Pancras.

  • Water treatment works

    Long-awaited £300m Peacehaven water scheme nears start after 12-year waitSubscription

    News26 March, 2009

    A £300 million deal to build a wastewater treatment plant in East Sussex may finally come to fruition after campaigners were rebuffed at the High Court.

  • margaret beckett

    Planning restrictions to be eased for affordable rural homesSubscription

    News26 March, 2009

    Restrictions on planning in villages and small market towns in England will be eased to allow the construction of more affordable homes and create new jobs.

  • South East

    Kilmartin set to redevelop Southampton Royal PierSubscription

    News26 March, 2009

    Developer Kilmartin Group has appointed consultancy Terence O’Rourke to shape plans for the future of Southampton’s Royal Pier waterfront as part of a major regeneration project.

  • Blackpool redevelopment

    Blackpool HeightsSubscription

    Picture story26 March, 2009

    Morgan Sindall has secured a £220 million deal to redevelop the town centre of Blackpool.

  • 090122 m25 traffic

    M25 consultant costs top £68mSubscription

    News26 March, 2009

    Over the last 11 years the Government has spent £68 million on consultancy costs for the M25, including the £5.5 billion widening project it has been revealed.

  • London

    London Assembly calls for East London Line expansionSubscription

    News26 March, 2009

    The London Assembly has called for funding for a station at Surrey Canal Road and a spur to Brixton to ensure the extension of the East London Line will benefit as many people as possible.

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