Day: July 20, 2015

Developers

British Land gets green light for 100 Liverpool Street

British Land has received planning permission for a 517,000 sq ft office and retail development on Liverpool Street.

Products

Anglo American sells Tarmac stake to pave way for next owners

Anglo American has completed the sale of its 50% ownership interest in Lafarge Tarmac Holdings to Lafarge SA. Anglo American has completed the sale of …

Civil Engineering

Construction chiefs rally behind Crossrail 2 as Boris urges Treasury backing

Major contractors have signed an open letter urging the government to press ahead with Crossrail 2, after Sir Merrick Cockel was appointed to lead a …

Civil Engineering

Birmingham HS2 regeneration gets council nod

Birmingham City Council has approved plans for one of the UK’s biggest regeneration programmes, including 4,000 new homes and a new High Speed 2 station.

Products

Warning issued on welding rebar

The growth of Chinese reinforcing steel in the UK construction market has prompted industry guidance to be issued warning that it may require specialist welding …

Products

Michelmersh Brick doubles profits

Half-year financial results from producer Michelmersh Brick Holdings reveal that the average price of its bricks has gone up by 9% over the past year. …