UK developer Tide Construction has secured planning permission to build the tallest modular development in the world – a twin-tower scheme of build-to-rent flats – in Croydon, south London.
Legal & General has committed £35m to Wrenbridge Sport and the City of York Council for the development of Vangarde leisure scheme at Vangarde Way in Monks Cross, York.
Developer MEPC has broken ground on the government’s new regional Yorkshire hub to Wellington Place in Leeds.
Construction specialist Interserve has won a £70m contract from Dandara Limited to design and build a residential development comprising 744 apartments in Leeds, UK.
Caddick Developments, part of construction firm Caddick Group, has launched a £300m scheme to create a new neighbourhood in central Leeds, UK.
Denmark-based DONG Energy has won a contract to build its Hornsea Project Two offshore wind farm at the lowest-ever price for offshore wind in the UK.
Property investment firm Palace Capital has secured planning permission from City of York Council for a major development in York, UK.
Leeds Beckett University has secured planning approval for its £75m creative arts building on the edge of the Civic Quarter of Leeds in West Yorkshire, UK.
UK-based construction services firm Kier Group has been appointed by Nuffield Health to build a £70m private hospital at a former Manchester Metropolitan University campus in Manchester, UK.
Developer Newby has secured the green light from the City of York Council to redevelop the former Nestle factory on Haxby Road in York.
Leeds City Council has given green light to the construction of 971 new homes in east Leeds, UK.
Justice secretary Elizabeth Truss has announced plans for the construction of four new prisons in England and Wales.
Barnsley Council has decided to provide £70M in funding for the construction of a £120M retail-led development in Yorkshire, UK.
Taylor Wimpey has been chosen as the preferred bidder for the £1bn redevelopment of two housing estates in Battersea, London.
Stress, depression or anxiety is significantly affecting our society. According to mental health charity Mind, 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health issue in any given year and, according to the Centre for Mental Health, at any one time 1 in 6 workers is experiencing depression, anxiety or stress — and construction workers are not immune to it.
Construction firm Lendlease has been selected by the Internet giant Google to construct its new headquarters at King’s Cross in London, UK.
High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd, the company responsible for developing and delivering the high-speed railway in the UK, is set to award the four key development and design contracts for the second phase of HS2.
Dransfield Properties has signed a joint venture agreement with Harworth Group to develop a new £50M retail, office and leisure development at Waverley, Rotherham in Yorkshire, UK.