James Wilmore is (acting) deputy editor at Construction News. Prior to CN, he spent more than a decade covering the drinks and retail sector.
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Cross-sector use and high pour pressure mark out Leada Acrow’s Mammut 350 offering.
WSP has hired a former CH2M executive and an ex-Atkins man as it eyes more opportunities in local government and digital technologies.
Theresa May has pledged to halve the energy use of new buildings by 2030 through “modern construction practices” as part of the government’s industrial strategy.
Galliford Try has warned the financial hit it will take on the troubled Aberdeen bypass is likely to rise after weather-related delays.
Transport secretary Chris Grayling is facing a raft of questions over accountant EY’s overlapping work for HS2 and Carillion.
Labour has pledged to overhaul financial regulations to avoid another Carillion-style collapse.
MPs that investigated Carillion have rejected a plea by the firm’s former finance boss to alter their report over alleged comments he made about its pension schemes.
Former Lakesmere owner Mark Davey is eyeing annual revenue of £30m-plus with his new firm Kaicer after securing “significant” new contract wins.
Business groups are stepping up the pressure on ministers to reform the apprenticeship levy after new figures revealed a collapse in new apprentice starts across the economy.
Dame Judith Hackitt’s long-awaited report in the wake of Grenfell was always likely to cause a stir, bearing in mind the highly emotional nature of what prompted the review.