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Crossrail tunnel

Contractors fined over £1m for Crossrail death and injuries

28 July 2017| By Jonathan Owen

Bam, Ferrovial and Kier JV sentenced over the death of Renè Tkácik and injuries to two others during works on Crossrail’s tunnels

Leo Quinn

Contractors still struggling to hike margins over the 2% mark

28 July 2017| By Joey Gardiner, Dave Rogers

Heatherwick Studio in Willing House, Gray's Inn Road, King's Cross

Heatherwick Studio expands

28 July 2017| By Elizabeth Hopkirk

UBS interior

Profit falls at UBS fit-out architect

28 July 2017| By Dave Rogers

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Top 150 contractors 2017

Top 150 contractors: Whatever the weather

28 July 2017| By Joey Gardiner

This year’s contractors and housebuilders Top 150 shows the sector enjoying reasonably benign market conditions but remaining fearful of the uncertainties of Brexit and volatile domestic politics

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Editor's view


Balmy days of summer

28 July 2017| By Sarah Richardson

Building’s annual top 150 league tables make for far better reading this year than they have for some time

Community opinion

Noble Francis

CPA/Barbour ABI Index: Shifting momentum

27 July 2017| By Noble Francis

Michael Dall

Levelling off

27 July 2017| By Michael Dall

Jeffrey Brown and Steve Goodwin

NEC4: Events, dear boy, events

27 July 2017| By Jeffrey Brown, Steve Goodwin

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Talkin’ bout a revolution

27 July 2017| By Andy Pearson

Take some well-tested modern manufacturing techniques, add them to a radical streamlined procurement route that makes the supplier king and you have the beginnings of what could be a revolution in how we build. Ike Ijeh reports on the latest advances in off-site manufacture

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Elbphilarmonie, Hamburg

Cost model: New-build concert halls

28 July 2017| By Paul Davis, Steve Roberts

As cultural icons they can make a huge contribution to any city, but concert halls can have costs and a complexity of scale to match

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