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Nobody knows what the final cost of HS2 will be, Sir Terry Morgan tells committee

Appearing before the economic select committee at the House of Lords, the former chair of HS2 said concessions will have…

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Brexit uncertainty damaging infrastructure delivery with HS2 at risk, think tank warns

An annual report has found that successful delivery appears ‘in doubt’ or ‘unachievable’ for 36% of major projects, doub…

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Kier begin the search for new boss as chief executive steps down

Kier say the time is right for a new leader as CEO Haydn Mursell leaves the firm after eight years.

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Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham welcomes WSP staff to new offices

Andy Burnham inspects designs for new prototype emergency homeless shelter at WSP office opening in Manchester.

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Highways England appoints new non-executive director with big data experience

Highways England’s new non-executive director has experience of applying big data and digitalisation.

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Unite launches construction period dignity campaign

Union launches campaign after surveying women construction members.

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Turner & Townsend awarded contract on Perth’s 72km rail project

Turner & Townsend has landed a major contract on a landmark transportation project in Perth, Australia.

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Wylfa: Calls for UK government to “step up to the plate” as resolution talks begin

An emergency meeting on the future of a new nuclear power station in Anglesey is set to be held today after Hitachi brou…

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Irish construction expected to grow by 20% despite more skills shortage concerns

Only 15% of industry feel equipped to deal with the looming skills shortage, despite a positive outlook on growth for 20…

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WYG reappointed to Homes England framework

Homes England continues its decade-long partnership with WYG.

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Balfour Beatty JV scoops £289m luxury Hong Kong residential project

Balfour Beatty's international joint venture Gammon Construction has been picked to build a £289m Hong Kong residential…

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Collaboration has to be at the heart of UK rail reform, contractors urge

Ahead of the biggest rail review since privatisation, CECA calls for a more collaborative relationship between operators…

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