Latest education news and contracts
Kier lands £45m deal in Cambridgeshire new townSubscription
Kier has been appointed by Cambridgeshire County Council to carry out the first phase of the design and construction of a new £45m education site.
Bam appoints new frameworks directorSubscription
Bam has replaced Keith Rayner as frameworks director with Karen Davenport joining the firm.
Kier inks £56m Royal College of Art dealSubscription
The Royal College of Art has appointed Kier to build a new £56m academic studio and research facility.
The government has announced the “highest sustained level” of infrastructure spending in 40 years as it outlined £600bn of projects for coming decade.
Irish schools shut over safety fearsSubscription
Two schools in Ireland have been shut after concerns were raised over the safety of more than 40 built by the same contractor.
Features and analysis
In south London Willmott Dixon is having to hit exacting standards to deliver what is billed as the UK’s first Passivhaus secondary school.
Speller Metcalfe has been entrusted with expanding and relocating facilities for one of England’s oldest institutions.
Manchester City Council urgently needs a substantial injection of school places – and ISG has backed modern methods of construction to deliver them.
The University of Huddersfield’s new art school is pushing Morgan Sindall and its team to rethink everything.
Stringent reverberation requirements were just one of the challenges faced at Southampton’s new sports centre.
I have many fond memories of my secondary school. But sitting through certain lessons in a portacabin that was little more than a shack at the bottom of a school field was not one of them.
In west London contractor Willmott Dixon is working on a tiny site to create a development of epic proportions.
McLaren wins £45m Warwick halls dealSubscription
Mace wins £200m UCL Olympic Park campus dealSubscription
Kier wins tropical medicine university jobSubscription
University developer's CEO to step downSubscription
Mackintosh fire: School of Art 'to be rebuilt'Subscription
Aecom wins University of Exeter design dealSubscription
Galliford Try scoops £32m Durham University dealSubscription