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Skanska chalks up £23m Bristol secondary school job

Skanska continues to build on its success in Bristol winning a £23.3m contract for the new 1,220-place Trinity Academy secondary school. The academy will provide school places for 900 pupils aged 11 to 16,...

4th December 2019

ISG Wins Landmark Cardiff Construction Project

Construction services business ISG has secured an £89m project to bring forward the Cardiff Transport Interchange building for developer Rightacres at its Central Square scheme. The mixed-use project, which is being funded by Legal &...

4th December 2019

Sphere support mock interviews with SOHK Cymru

Dave has been out and about supporting one of our chosen charity partners School of Hard Knocks with their vital mock interview experience.  After a full afternoon of interviews and feedback, Dave said; "I...

27th November 2019

Firms merge to create 400-strong civils contractor

Groundworks contractor Blanchard Wells and concrete specialist Southern Concrete have merged to create the new business. The groundworks firm was set up 20 years ago by Mark Wells who seven years later also formed...

20th November 2019

Adapting Truro for Change: New exhibition to unveil ground-breaking plans for transforming Pydar Street

Find out how a ground-breaking redevelopment project is set to transform Truro into a creative, confident city and lead Cornwall into a successful and prosperous future. Pydar Street ‚Äď the first project of its...

14th November 2019

Morgan Sindall wins first contract for £48.7m Haverfordwest High VC school

The first stage of the £48.7 million scheme to build a new Haverfordwest High VC School has been awarded by Pembrokeshire County Council. Leading UK construction group, Morgan Sindall, has won the pre-construction design services contract. The...

14th November 2019

Emerging Plans For New Homes And Bridge On The Edge Of Cardiff

Plans to build 250 homes as well as a new road bridge could be brought forward after a request for a scoping opining was submitted. The application for the site at Leckwith Quays, Leckwith...

11th November 2019

Major Housebuilding Deal Agreed

Bovis Homes has agreed to acquire Galliford Try's Linden Homes and Partnerships and Regeneration businesses for £1.075bn. The deal will create a national housebuilder with the capacity to build more than 12,000 homes per...

7th November 2019

Consortium Behind Nuclear Reactor Project Gets £18M

The consortium behind the UK Small Modular Reactor project has received £18m in an initial investment from UK Research & Innovation. The companies behind the consortium, which is led by Rolls-Royce, are also to...

7th November 2019

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