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March 8, 2017
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Budget 2017: Construction industry reaction

A rise in National Insurance Contributions and higher taxes for the entrepreneurial self-employed were among the key measures in chancellor Philip Hammond’s 2017 spring budget statement. […]
November 29, 2016
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City approves 305-metre high skyscraper

The City of London Corporation has granted planning permission for what will be the second tallest building in Western Europe after the Shard. The City of […]
July 29, 2016
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Government finally clears airport expansion… for London City

While the major airports at Heathrow and Gatwick are left hanging for a government decision on construction of a new runway, a lesser southeast airport has […]
July 27, 2016
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Civils contractors say growth years are now over

The first national poll of civil engineering contractors since the EU referendum reveals that growth in the sector has ground to a halt. The first national […]
June 15, 2016
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Contractors wanted for £110m Glasgow sewage works

Scottish Water is going out to tender for £110m of improvements to Daldowie and Dalmarnock wastewater treatment works near Glasgow. Scottish Water is going out to […]
May 24, 2016
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Skanska JV wins £100m National Grid tunnelling project

National Grid gas handed a £100m tunnelling contract to a joint venture of Swedish, Austrian and Dutch companies. National Grid gas handed a £100m tunnelling contract […]