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May should choose her words more carefullySubscription
Theresa May’s preference for ‘skilled’ workers was an unhelpful and sad takeaway from the party conferences.
South Eastern Electrical enters administration Subscription
Exclusive: M&E subcontractor South Eastern Electrical (SEE) has entered administration, Construction News has learned.
Clancy Group looks to family for new CEOSubscription
The Clancy Group has named Matt Cannon as its new chief executive to replace Seamus Keogh, who has held the role for two years.
Growth in construction activity slowed to its weakest rate for six months in September, according to the latest IHS Markit / CIPS purchasing managers index.
Interserve flogs scaffolding arm to reduce debtSubscription
Interserve has sold its access and hard services arm for an initial £3.6m in a bid to reduce debt.
How to avoid being the next CarillionSubscription
This year’s CN100 shows an industry that is split between those who are specialists in their field and making a proper margin, and those who are struggling with fragile balance sheets and highly leveraged business models.
Crossrail’s opening could be pushed back by almost a year as the scheme’s central section continues to struggle with rising costs and delays.
Manchester-based McGoff Construction has appointed its first new female director in 45 years.
Ireland must build more than just bridgesSubscription
Property prices in Dublin have grown by almost 100 per cent since their post-crash low of 2012.
Henry Boot reduced debt to £26m in the first half of 2018 from £62.2m a year earlier but has warned of longer lead times for construction contracts.
Construction finance specialist at invoice finance provider Bibby Financial Services Jason Heath outlines the results of the group's report looking at the business landscape in 2020.
Views from the Autodesk BIM conference 2011
The cabinet met this afternoon to discuss its response to the nuclear emergency in Japan.
The most impressive queues at Ecobuild 2011 have generally been reserved for people looking for a caffeine fix.
If you wanted proof that green building can lead to employment, look no further than the numbers of staff at Ecobuild 2011.
It’s May 2010 and a new coalition government has entered Downing Street. Flowers are in bloom, lambs are a-springing (allegedly) and newly elected Prime Minister David Cameron has announced his intention to make this the “greenest government ever”.