Publicly quoted consulting engineer WYG is set to be taken over by US firm Tetra Tech.
Esh Civils, the civil engineering division of Esh Construction, has begun work on the next phase of a multi-million project to improve Sunderland’s road network.
A plasterer visiting the site of a new house construction to make preparations for starting work had a serious fall from height that put him in hospital for three weeks instead.
Workloads in Scotland’s civil engineering sector have plunged for a sixth consecutive quarter, prompting a call for change in the procurement of public sector projects.
Tests are getting under way in the US state of Hawaii of a concrete mix injected with waste carbon dioxide.
Network Rail has given VolkerFitzpatrick a £27m contract for station improvements works in Cambridgeshire.
FMR Construction has begun construction of a village development outside Stonehaven in Aberdeenshire.
A year of negotiations has resulted in a formal agreement for a Chinese company to build 5,000 homes across Trinidad.
South Ayrshire Council has reported that it is beating its targets for bringing empty private properties back into use.
McConnell Dowell – Built Environs has been appointed to build a NZ$60m (£31m) rail and bus interchange in Auckland, New Zealand.
The construction management team has been named for a package of transport improvements as part of a CA$2.5bn (£1.5bn) investment in Montreal-Trudeau International Airport in Canada.
Construction of a 192,000 sq ft office building in Farringdon is set to start later this year after new developers agreed to take over the project.
The government’s has allocated £62m to support the conversion of empty shops to new uses.
John Graham has won a £15m contract to re-develop Belfast Harbour’s Victoria Terminal 2 (VT2).
Contractor Speller Metcalfe has started construction of a new £9m medical centre in Hereford for specialist health and care developer Prime and the NHS Herefordshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).
Interserve has been selected by the Department for Education to design and build a primary school in Manchester for pupils with a range of specialist needs.
Plant hire firm CP Hire has placed a million-pound deal in Northern Ireland for Mecalac site dumpers.
A ‘fundamental rethink’ is needed for Scotland’s approach to land development, says the country’s land commission.
Cardiff City Council is putting the homeless into shipping containers.
Bristol City Council has taken action against a local building contractor following a series of noise complaints from neighbours.
Edinburgh Council is to move forward with a series of proposals that include public transport, walking and cycling initiatives along with the introduction of low emissions zones.
Cemex Ventures has announced an investment in a company that has developed a technology to store energy by raising concrete blocks using a bespoke crane.
Germany’s transport ministry has set out a masterplan for increasing the amount of freight moved using the inland waterway network.
Highways England has set out its options for a £1bn upgrade of the A66 across the Pennines.
The inventor of a new portable bridging system is working on his first military order.