Costain appoints Simon Ellison as rail sector director
Smart infrastructure solutions company Costain beefs up its digital capability in the rail sector.
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…
Offshore wind summit sees agreement to help Scottish firms
Scottish government takes steps to ensure offshore wind contracts stay in Scotland.
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…
Global merger integrates data-led consulting and technical consultancy
Leading global professional services company merges with people movement and analytics business.
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…
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…
UK government gives £620m boost to infrastructure projects in Africa
International trade secretary wants UK to be the partner of choice in Africa.
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…
Labour peer introduces new bill to tackle unfair payment
New parliamentary bill tabled to tackle unfair payment practices in the construction sector.
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…
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.