Minister for small business Kelly Tolhurst has told MPs that Prompt Payment Code signatories who do not adhere to its terms will be investigated.
Ten charged in Lakehouse fire alarm fraud probeSubscription
Ten people have been charged following a police investigation into claims of fraud by Lakehouse employees relating to fire alarm installations in Hackney.
South Eastern Electrical enters administration Subscription
Exclusive: M&E subcontractor South Eastern Electrical (SEE) has entered administration, Construction News has learned.
A Midlands-based director has been handed a six-month suspended prison sentence and the maximum directorial ban of 15 years for breaking the terms of an existing disqualification.
Gilbert-Ash has moved into the private school market and is targeting work in the hotel sector to maintain growth, according to chief executive Ray Hutchinson.
Firm fined £80k for health and safety failingsSubscription
Westminster Magistrates’ Court has fined a construction firm and banned its managing director for breaching health and safety laws.
Dawnus blames 2017 loss on insolvent clientSubscription
Dawnus has reported a pre-tax loss of £1.4m for 2017 after it was forced to absorb losses when a client went into insolvency.
Stoke-on-Trent M&E specialist Geroge Birchall Ltd has fallen into administration with the loss of 141 jobs.
Van Elle shareholders have staged a revolt against director pay rises at the company’s annual general meeting.
Barclays and ministry launch £1bn SME homes fund Subscription
Homes England and the Ministry of Housing have teamed up with Barclays to provide £1bn of development finance for new homes across England.