Construction News

Airport refurbishment aims for gold standard

In preparation for the 2014 Commonwealth Games, Glasgow Airport is set to receive £10 million worth of refurbishment work. Refurbishment projects include the enhancement of vital areas of the term


Oil and gas jobs to be given support through tax breaks

The oil and gas industry has received a welcome boost following recent reports on the troubling times ahead for the energy and fuels industry. A report from Oil & Gas UK has shown that in its 2013


Rise in the construction of rail developments

The construction industry, and especially the rail sector, has received a boost in recent months, with the Construction Trade Survey recording that conditions have improved in this area. It hasn’


Lovell set for Hillington Square refurb

A community housing project in King’s Lynn, Norfolk, has chosen Lovell to carry out an estate regeneration worth £20.5 million. The 1960s estate at Hillington Square features some 320 flats, wit


Cheltenham gains permission for housing project

A new development in Cheltenham has had planning permission approved, with Swedish group Skanska leading the project of 143 new homes. The residential property scheme will feature in Trinity Square


Energy construction set for bright future

Construction in the UK has been suffering through some difficult times as of late, with the economy particularly unstable and confidence at a low. While there have been reports of a slip in product