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NEC recognises Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme

NEC recognises Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme

Aug 24, 2017 09:30 BST

NEC ’s Large Project of the Year has been awarded to Phase I of the Leeds Flood Allevia...

Fifth phase of ‘Schools for the Future’ starts

Fifth phase of ‘Schools for the Future’ starts

Aug 24, 2017 08:59 BST

Some £28M will fund the construction of four new schools, as part of the fifth phase of...

Persimmon results reflect resilient housing market

Persimmon results reflect resilient housing market

Aug 24, 2017 08:35 BST

Persimmon Homes has released its half-year report to July, revealing an optimistic outl...

Employers concerned by lack of skilled candidates

Employers concerned by lack of skilled candidates

Aug 24, 2017 08:27 BST

The Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) has released its latest JobsOutlook su...

Government fire-safety tests continue

Government fire-safety tests continue

Aug 23, 2017 09:21 BST

The government’s series of fire safety tests is continuing, with the latest results pub...

Network Rail award Great Western Mainline upgrade contract

Network Rail award Great Western Mainline upgrade contract

Aug 23, 2017 09:15 BST

Balfour Beatty secures Great Western Mainline electrification contract.

Osbourne calls for northern HS3

Osbourne calls for northern HS3

Aug 23, 2017 09:07 BST

Former Chancellor, George Osbourne, has called for an extension to the High Speed railw...

Before the flood: What drives preparedness?

Before the flood: What drives preparedness?

Aug 23, 2017 08:30 BST

There is considerable room for improvement in both public and private schemes that coul...

Ordsall Chord nears completion following cascade placement

Ordsall Chord nears completion following cascade placement

Aug 23, 2017 08:10 BST

The Ordsall Chord – a brand new railway linking Manchester’s main stations – is a step ...