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2017 to be 'year of feast and famine' in construction sector

2017 to be 'year of feast and famine' in construction sector

2017 will be a mixed year for the construction sector, an expert has warned.

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City centre site set for redevelopment

City centre site set for redevelopment

A park in Manchester may shrink as part of plans for a major redevelopment of the surrounding vicinity.

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Contract awarded for major new motorway junction

Contract awarded for major new motorway junction

A new motorway junction contract has been awarded in Kent.

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HS2 may generate construction interest with new wooded areas

HS2 may generate construction interest with new wooded areas

Plans have been announced to plant millions of trees alongside the HS2 line between London and Birmingham.

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Skyscraper plan set to transform Liverpool skyline

Skyscraper plan set to transform Liverpool skyline

A trio of skyscrapers has been planned for Liverpool.

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Planning permission sought for Liverpool docklands tower

Planning permission sought for Liverpool docklands tower

Another skyscraper is being planned for central Liverpool.

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Jaguar Land Rover plans vast new logistics hub

Jaguar Land Rover plans vast new logistics hub

Jaguar Land Rover has unveiled plans for a major new logistics hub and warehouse at its Solihull base.

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Off-site home factories project confirmed

Off-site home factories project confirmed

Six new factories are to be built to construct thousands of off-site homes.

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Luton Airport to open rail link bidding process

Luton Airport to open rail link bidding process

Luton Airport is set to push ahead with its new light rail connection to the nearest mainline station.

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Second phase of Salford mixed-use development gets green light

Second phase of Salford mixed-use development gets green light

The second phase of the Middlewood Locks project has gained planning permission.

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Stansted plans new terminal building

Stansted plans new terminal building

Stansted Airport is set to be the next London airport to expand.

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Shortlist for London Overground extension cut to three

Shortlist for London Overground extension cut to three

Three contractors are bidding for the contract to build the Barking Riverside extension to the London Overground.

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Coventry masterplan gets crucial cash boost

Coventry masterplan gets crucial cash boost

Nearly £100 million of funding has been found to ensure a major city centre regeneration project takes place in Coventry.

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East London development gets planning permission

East London development gets planning permission

A new housing development in Tower Hamlets has received the go-ahead.

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Paddington Cube gets planning permission

Paddington Cube gets planning permission

Planning permission has been granted for a giant cube in west London, where a giant pole had previously been proposed.

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Plane safety concerns trim top off skyscraper

Plane safety concerns trim top off skyscraper

The 22 Bishopsgate scheme has had its wings clipped to avoid it doing likewise to passing aircraft.

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Council signs deal for new headquarters

Council signs deal for new headquarters

Conwy County Council has signed a deal to develop a new headquarters building in the town.

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Celebrations abound as Knauf wins at Construction Marketing Awards

Celebrations abound as Knauf wins at Construction Marketing Awards

Knauf has emerged victorious in the Best Social Media Campaign category for the Construction Marketing Awards for its light-hearted Facebook project which sucessfully grew Knauf's online following.

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Plastering and finishing in a new Light

Plastering and finishing in a new Light

Knauf has partnered with Encon Insulation to provide a series of live demonstrations of the highly innovative Readymixed Finishing Solutions product range.

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Leeds plans three new railway stations

Leeds plans three new railway stations

Leeds is set to get three new railway stations, including one for its international airport.

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