Jack is a reporter covering infrastructure (roads, rail, energy) at Construction News.
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Ardmore has landed a deal to build Greenwich Peninsula’s Design District as part of the multi-billion-pound regeneration of the east London site.
Balfour Beatty raids McLaren for southern bossSubscription
Balfour Beatty has hired McLaren’s managing director for construction Dave Smith as its new construction MD for the South of England.
Plans in for £250m Newcastle Quayside schemeSubscription
Plans to develop a new £250m “urban village” in central Newcastle have been submitted to the city’s council.
A construction firm has been fined £40,000 after one of its workers had three fingers partially amputated following an incident involving a band resaw.
Keltbray Structures boss Gordon Dunne resigns Subscription
The boss of Keltbray’s structural solutions business Gordon Dunne has resigned from the firm.
Plans have been unveiled for a new £100m indoor arena and conference centre next to Bristol City Football Club’s Ashton Gate stadium.
Exclusive: Re-cladding is yet to begin on a 95-home Barratt development, with its property manager unwilling to start work until it receives “absolute clarity” over what materials it can use.
Residents have been left in fear and confusion by the slow pace of re-cladding private blocks deemed unsafe. Jack Simpson examines the factors behind the delays and what the future holds for these works.
Balfour Far East JV wins £223m road wideningSubscription
Balfour Beatty’s Far East joint venture Gammon Construction has landed a HK$2.3bn (£223m) deal to widen a highway in Hong Kong.
Delays to the start of civils construction on phase one of HS2 will not affect its opening date, the boss of the £55.7bn project has told Construction News.