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August 17, 2015

Costain takes over Rhead Group for £36m

Costain has strengthened its engineering programme management capability with the acquisition of Coventry-based consulting engineer Rhead Group for £36m. Costain has strengthened its engineering programme management […]
May 28, 2015

New trade group to be called Build UK

The new organisation being created from the merger of the UK Contractors Group and the National Specialist Contractors Council will be called Build UK. Build UK […]
January 29, 2015

Parkstone Group collapses

Birmingham-based civil engineering contractor Parkstone Group has ceased trading after going into administration. Parkstone Group Holdings, Parkstone Group and Parkstone Construction are all now in the […]
January 16, 2015

US hotel group backs £400m Chesterfield holiday park plan

Long-standing plans for construction of a £400m holiday park on the site of an old Derbyshire coal field have moved a step closer to reality with […]
August 27, 2014

Builders’ merchant group sees jump in profitability

Builders’ merchant Grafton Group, which includes the Plumbase, Selco and Jackson brands, has seen its profits and profit margin rise in the first half of this […]
March 18, 2014

Saudi steel group sets up UK production in Rowecord factory

Saudi Arabia’s AIC Steel Group has taken over the former Rowecord plant in South Wales to launch an assault on the UK market. The Arabian International […]