Dragados Scotland signs construction contract for £350million Aberdeen harbour expansion

Aberdeen Harbour Board signs contract to expand its port facilities Work is due to begin in Spring 2017 on the expansion of Nigg Bay, to the south of the existing harbour. Target completion is set for summer 2020. “We are delighted that, after six years of detailed planning and extensive consultation with our many stakeholders … Read more

Welsh Government Confirms Funding Agreement For £350 Million Welsh Super Hospital

The Green Light Has Been Given for a New Specialist and Critical Care Centre Outside Cwmbran Welsh Health Secretary Vaughan Gething has approved the construction of a new Specialist and Critical Care Centre, to be built on the site of the former Llanfrechfa Grange Hospital. Laing O’Rourke has completed enabling works through a preconstruction deal. … Read more

Construction industry reports growth after post Brexit slump

Construction contracts reach £5.9billion for October Despite the sharp fall reported following the Brexit vote, October saw a surge in growth for the residential construction industry, with major players announcing impressive increases in sales. Persimmon, for example, revealed a 19% rise in sales for last month, mirrored by successes from others such as Taylor Wimpey. … Read more