Lancsville Construction went into administration owing almost £15 million to 1,000 firms it emerged this week with administrators also looking at the mystery of £9 million of missing machinery.
Elsewhere the HSE has begun a fresh investigation into major hazards in the construction sector which is set to ‘complement’ the Donaghy inquiry.
Bam and Sir Robert McAlpine are they last two in a bid for the £100 million contract to build a new city centre campus for Birmingham City University.
House builder Redrow hopes to increase immediate housebuilding by acquiring regional spread of land.
With results season almost upon us large contractors are expected to have weathered the turmoil of 2009 better than smaller firms. CNplus will have full results coverage everyday from 8am.