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.
Movable flood-protection weirs are being installed in the UK for the first time in Leeds, after more than 2,000 homes were flooded in 2015.
Leeds City Council has revealed plans for £270M of transport improvements in the city, including a new parkway rail station connecting to Leeds Bradford Airport.
Supermarket chain Lidl is set to construct a £70M distribution centre at Verdion’s £500M iPort development in Doncaster, South Yorkshire, UK.
Work is set to commence on a potash mine project in North Yorkshire after Sirius Minerals secured £1bn in funding for the first stage of the project.
Highways England is set to undertake major resurfacing work on the A1 motorway in North Yorkshire, UK.
High Speed Two Limited has awarded new contracts worth £900M for preparatory works on the High Speed 2 (HS2) rail project in the UK.
UK-based Wates Construction has secured three contracts worth more than £130M from Select Property Group to build three student accommodation projects in the UK.
UK-based Clugston Construction has won a contract to build a new £60M Ikea store in Sheffield, UK.
Moda living and funding partner Apache Capital have received planning permission for a £83M housing development in Liverpool, UK.