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Hawk Plant jobs saved as Plantforce acquires Hinkley assetsSubscription

Machinery hire company Plantforce Rentals said it has saved more than 100 jobs of Hawk Plant (UK) Limited staff working at EDF’s Hinkley Point C nuclear plant.

Carillion: One year on

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Carillion’s senior execs: Where are they now? Subscription

Construction News has a look at the collapsed firm’s executive figures, examines their roles within the company, and finds out where they have been the past 12 months.

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Stalled or saved? What's happened to Carillion's multi-billion portfolioSubscription

From roads in Scotland to hospitals in Liverpool, the collapse of Carillion left a number of contracts at various stages of completion. Construction News looks at some of the key projects and whether or not they’ve been able to progress one year on.

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How Carillion's collapse shook the industrySubscription

One year on from the contractor’s collapse, Binyamin Ali explores what the industry and government can learn about what went wrong – and how to avoid a repeat in future

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Carillion's silent victims: The dangers of speaking outSubscription

A year on from Carillion’s collapse, many subcontractors still feel unable to speak out or identify themselves as having lost large sums of money owed to them. Construction News speaks with some of those affected to find out why

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Saving Paradise: How Argent’s £560m scheme survived CarillionSubscription

A year on from Carillion’s demise, Construction News visits Birmingham to uncover how Argent raced around the clock to keep its Paradise Circus scheme on track

Roundtable: Cost vs Value

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How to solve the information-productivity puzzleSubscription

Construction is awash with data, so how could it be better used to jump-start the sector’s flatlining productivity?


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Week in numbers: Hitachi halts Wylfa and Carillion's untouched loanSubscription

A look at the numbers including the impact of Hitachi’s decision to suspend work at both Wylfa and Oldbury, as well as a CN exclusive one year on from Carillion’s collapse

Sector previews: 2019

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Water in 2019: Resilience, AI and investmentSubscription

This year has been a turbulent year for the water sector, with challenges around the state of the network, leakage and affordability set against a political debate over who is best placed to deliver such an essential service.

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Hilti keeps Euston Station development on track Subscription

The equipment manufacturer is proving pivotal to the High Speed 2 enabling works

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