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Issue : 5 March 2009

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  • GF Group - Bill Morris – CEO,Chris Burrell – GF Interiors Managing Director, Steve Taziker – GF Projects Managing Director

    The Specialists Awards 2009Subscription

    News9 March, 2009

    The Specialists Awards took place at the London Hilton, Park Lane on Thursday 5 March 2009.

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    Aggreko profit up to record levelsSubscription

    News5 March, 2009

    Aggreko today reported record results with a pre-tax profit for 2008 of £190 million, up 53 per cent from the previous year’s £124 million.

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    US firm aims to profit from recession refurb workSubscription

    News5 March, 2009

    US construction company Structure Tone plans to take advantage of opportunities created by the recession to become the UK’s third-largest fitout firm.

  • M25 motorway

    Treasury unveils £2bn PFI bailoutSubscription

    News5 March, 2009

    The Government announced a £2 billion bailout of the troubled PFI sector this week, potentially enabling £13 billion-worth of construction projects to reach financial close and begin construction from April onwards.

  • Royal Welsh College of Music

    Royal Welsh College project attracts four major biddersSubscription

    News5 March, 2009

    The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama is set to receive four bids for its £22.5 million revamp.

  • TfL workers  rail

    TfL reveals details of new contractsSubscription

    News5 March, 2009

    Transport for London has revealed that the first major job to go out under its Vendor Capital Programme will be early works for Crossrail.

  • boris mayor

    HCA promises more help for regeneration schemesSubscription

    News5 March, 2009

    The Homes and Communities Agency’s £93 million cash injection is just the start of state efforts to revive stalled regeneration schemes in the capital.

  • Energy from waste plant

    Bucks council decision is delayed on £96m waste jobSubscription

    News5 March, 2009

    Buckinghamshire County Council has delayed naming a winning contractor for its £96 million energy-from-waste facility to allow more time for discussions.

  • Mace  Grafton Street development

    Hard graft for MaceSubscription

    Picture story5 March, 2009

    Mace has been appointed main contractor on the £15 million Grafton Street development inLondon’s Mayfair

  • Persimmon finance director Mike Killoran

    Persimmon leads the way as housebuilders fight backSubscription

    News5 March, 2009

    Signs of life appear to be returning to the house building sector after a torrid 18 months of job losses, insolvencies and crippling debts.

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