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Cumbrian construction firm clinches £40M Sellafield contract

Stobbarts Ltd is the latest local SME to join Programme and Project Partners, helping to deliver major infrastructure projects at the UK’s largest and most complex nuclear site, Sellafield. The 15-year framework deal, worth up to £40M, will see the firm support key delivery partner Sir Robert McAlpine on groundworks

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PMI rises for second month

Business activity growth gained momentum across the UK construction sector in April, largely due to solid rates of expansion in the commercial and civil engineering segments. At 53.0 in April, up from 50.2 in March, the headline S&P Global UK Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI®) registered in positive territory for

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Kier to design new government hub at Darlington

The Government Property Agency (GPA) has signed Kier as its initial delivery partner to create a new state-of-the-art hub at the Darlington Economic Campus. The organisations have agreed a pre-construction services agreement (PCSA) in readiness to deliver the project, earmarked for Brunswick St. The latest hub would become part of

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Second £1.6Bn decarbonisation framework launched by Pagabo

National framework provider Pagabo has announced the 56 suppliers appointed to its brand-new £1.6Bn Decarbonisation Solutions Framework, including Morgan Sindall, Kier and Willmott Dixon. Pagabo recently launched its healthcare specific decarbonisation framework, while this latest instalment will support public sector organisations completing building works in all other sectors. Kingston upon

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Construction output decreased in February

The Office for National Statistics has published estimates of construction output for February 2024. The estimates show that monthly construction output is expected to have decreased 1.9% in volume terms, which follows a 1.1% increase in January 2024. The monthly value in level terms was £15,229M. The decrease in monthly

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Cornwall to see £10Bn construction investment over the next 10 years

Senior representatives from Cornwall Council, Cornwall Trade and Investment and Treveth attended UK’s Real Estate Investment & Infrastructure Forum (UKREiiF), 21-23 May, to attract investment for a range of once in a generation development opportunities in the region. Procurement pipeline project research carried out by Inner Circle Consulting, has qualified

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Northumbrian Water completes its procurement in preparation for AMP8

Northumbrian Water has completed its AMP8 framework procurement with the appointment of 33 new partners to help deliver its £3.6bn AMP8 capital investment programme. The appointments have created brand new opportunities for many of the construction and engineering contractors and provided a particular boost to contractors within the water company’s

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New nuclear power plant earmarked for North Wales

Wylfa in Anglesey is the government’s preferred site for the UK’s third mega-nuclear power station – putting North Wales in prime position to benefit from a boost to its economic prosperity and support the UK’s long-term energy security. The government is kickstarting talks with global energy firms to explore building

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