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Kier tipped for Facebook's London HQ

Exclusive: Kier is set to be appointed by Argent for the final building Facebook will occupy as part of its new London campus, Construction News understands.

Murphy and United Living named on £1bn framework

Barking and Dagenham Council’s regeneration company, Be First, has named the four contractors that will join its new development framework.

Balfour Beatty appoints gas and water MD

Balfour Beatty has appointed Matthew Steele as managing director of its gas and water business.

Willmott Dixon revamps board in post-Brexit bid

Willmott Dixon has promoted two chief operating officers to its group board, in a bid to “adapt to life after Brexit”.

Modular village to be built in Northamptonshire

A scheme to create a commuter village in Northamptonshire will see the creation of 47 modular homes in 2019.

Lincolnshire council launches £762m roads framework

Lincolnshire County Council is seeking three contractors for a £762m highways maintenance framework.

Director given 15-year ban and suspended prison term

A Midlands-based director has been handed a six-month suspended prison sentence and the maximum directorial ban of 15 years for breaking the terms of an existing disqualification.

Wates MD shuffles leadership pack

Wates group managing director Paul Chandler has shuffled his construction management leaders with four promotions.

Leicester City's £100m training ground approved

Leicester City Football Club has been given the green light for a £100m training complex on the site of a golf and fishing complex. 

Balfour named sole contractor on £2.1bn Scape frameworks

Balfour Beatty has been appointed sole contractor on two Scape frameworks worth £2.1bn.

Willmott hit with £1.25m carbon monoxide exposure fine

Willmott Dixon’s residential arm, Willmott Partnership Homes, has been fined £1.25m for exposing members of the public to carbon monoxide fumes.

McLaren wins £45m Warwick halls deal

McLaren has landed the deal to build a £45m student accommodation scheme in Coventry.

City shortlist revealed for £840m transport fund

The government has revealed the 10 city regions shortlisted for an £840m fund to improve transport connections.

Contractor fined £250k for unlicensed asbestos work

Norwich-based Y Construction Ltd has been fined £250,000 for carrying out unlicensed asbestos cleaning work.

Morgan Sindall managing director steps down

Morgan Sindall managing director for the East of England Saul Humphrey has resigned from the company after almost two years with the firm.

Bouygues UK wins £250m Cambridge Uni lab

Bouygues UK has won a £250m contract to build a physics laboratory and neighbouring “shared facilities hub” for the University of Cambridge.

Balfour named sole contractor on £2.1bn Scape frameworks

Balfour Beatty has been appointed sole contractor on two Scape frameworks worth £2.1bn.

Modular village to be built in Northamptonshire

A scheme to create a commuter village in Northamptonshire will see the creation of 47 modular homes in 2019.