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Costain appoints Simon Ellison as rail sector director

Smart infrastructure solutions company Costain beefs up its digital capability in the rail sector.

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Network Rail receives official warning for poor service

Independent regulator, the Office of Rail and Road, is investigating Network Rail for poor performance in north west and…

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Offshore wind summit sees agreement to help Scottish firms

Scottish government takes steps to ensure offshore wind contracts stay in Scotland.

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Urgent change in approach needed for Scotland’s infrastructure, says new report

Effective leadership needed to deliver benefits of an inclusive, net zero carbon economy, says Infrastructure Commission…

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Global merger integrates data-led consulting and technical consultancy

Leading global professional services company merges with people movement and analytics business.

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Investment focus on sustainability intensifies, according to new report

More than 90% of real asset investors expect to increase their focus on sustainability over the next five years, says ne…

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Sirius Minerals agrees £405m deal to save £3bn mine project from collapse

Sirius Minerals has agreed to sell its £3bn North Yorkshire mine project to global giant Anglo American to avoid the pro…

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UK government gives £620m boost to infrastructure projects in Africa

International trade secretary wants UK to be the partner of choice in Africa.

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Prime minister urged to “get HS2 done” as leaked report calls for further delay

The construction industry and regional bodies have all urged the PM to “get HS2 done” after a leaked report claimed cost…

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Labour peer introduces new bill to tackle unfair payment

New parliamentary bill tabled to tackle unfair payment practices in the construction sector.

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Leeds Bradford Airport plans new £150m terminal building

Leeds Bradford Airport unveils fresh plans for more efficient and sustainable terminal building, aiming to meet its targ…

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Hitachi Rail announce up to 250 job losses at its factory in County Durham

Job cuts come as major contract nears completion, but company re-affirms UK commitment with new £8.5m investment.

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