Issue : 31 August 2018
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Grosvenor to triple size of land businessSubscription
Grosvenor has unveiled plans to triple the size of its strategic land business, with the company aiming to build 30,000 new homes in the next five years.
Balfour Beatty picked for £96m Scottish roadSubscription
Balfour Beatty has been chosen for the latest section of a £3bn dualling programme linking central and north-eastern Scotland.
EcoWorld London has agreed a £400m funding package for the development of more than 1,000 build-to-rent (BTR) properties in London.
Downing Construction has been appointed to deliver two student developments in London and Manchester worth a total of £140m.
Brentford FC's new stadium delayedSubscription
Brentford Football Club has pushed back the move-in date for its new stadium to the start of the 2020/21 season.
Ireland must build more than just bridgesSubscription
Property prices in Dublin have grown by almost 100 per cent since their post-crash low of 2012.
Transport Scotland launches £930m roads dealsSubscription
Transport Scotland has opened the bidding for two roads maintenance contracts worth a combined £930m.
Bidding launched for £1bn Welsh frameworkSubscription
Contractors are being sought for a new £1bn construction framework covering schools and public buildings in Wales.
Balfour Beatty has reaffirmed its pledge to cut work onsite 25 per cent by 2025 through the introduction offsite and modular techniques.
Government crackdown on phoenix firms revealedSubscription
Directors that establish phoenix companies to avoid paying workers or pensions could face “hefty” fines or disqualification, the government has announced.