Built Environment Projects

  • Galliford Try to embark on Manchester housing PFI

    / 14 December /
      Manchester City Council has signed a contract with Galliford Try, a partner in the Solutions 4 Brunswick (S4B) consortium, to deliver a £100m PFI regeneration scheme.   Galliford Try along with Contour Homes and Mears will regene...
  • Carillion secures financial close on Liverpool Hospital project

    / 13 December /
      Carillion has announced that it will invest around £15.5 million of equity in the scheme, alongside Scottish Widows Investment Partnership who will invest a similar amount. The developer expects to generate about £200 million of r...
  • 8 bidders announced for £250m Scottish MoD framework

    / 12 December /
      According to DIO’s Next Generation Estate Contracts (NGEC) programme, this framework is one of seven Capital Works Frameworks.   The framework involves the design and construction of Ministry of Defence (MOD) projects with expected cost of £12 million each.
  • Skanska to upgrade M1 J19 for £128m

    / 11 December /
      Skanska has been involved in the project since 2004 as part of Highway Agency’s early contractor participation initiative, with Jacobs having the role of design consultant to deliver detailed design and control costs.
  • Kier selected for £50m Northampton office scheme

    / 10 December /
      West Northamptonshire Development Corporation (WNDC) has selected Kier Property as the preferred developer for the project.   The site is known as St Peter’s Waterside and comprises of 4.
  • £25bn injection into UK infrastructure

    / 9 December /
    Six major insurers pledged to invest in schemes involving transport, energy, housing, health and education across the UK.   The combined funds from the investment alongside taxpayer’s money and receipts from the sales of assets including...
  • Amey wins £130m Gloucestershire highways deal

    / 9 December /
      Amey will replace Skanska as a contractor to manage and maintainGloucestershire’s 10,000 km highways network and delivering highway improvement schemes.   The initial span of the contract is five years with a value of £130m...
  • Joint venture of Balfour and Kiel wins £121m RAF Lyneham project

    / 7 December /
      The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO), which manages and maintains land and property for the Ministry of Defence, granted the contract to the joint venture of Balfour Beatty and Kier Construction, named Hercules, which competed against Skanska.
  • GB Group to build £32m Hilton hotel in Leeds

    / 6 December /
      GB Building Solutions is planning to commence works this month on the £21m building scheme of 206-bedroom, 14-storey hotel, which has been designed by architect Dexter Moren Associates and will include a destination rooftop bar.