Day: November 20, 2015

Pavement contractor invests in Bobcats
Products

Pavement contractor invests in Bobcats

Scunthorpe-based Specialist Surfacing has expanded its fleet of Bobcat loaders with the purchase of two S570H skid-steer loaders along with sweeper and bucket attachments. Supplied …

Review of British development tax welcomed by property industry
Civil Engineering

Review of British development tax welcomed by property industry

The British property industry has welcomed a government review of one of the country’s biggest bugbears in the planning system. According to the Property Federation …

Energy challengers struggle to find profits spark
Civil Engineering

Energy challengers struggle to find profits spark

They are young, affluent and shop at online supermarket Ocado. Energy consumers are flocking to independent utility companies such as Ovo Energy and First Utility …

Tackling climate change should be the UK’s top energy priority
Civil Engineering

Tackling climate change should be the UK’s top energy priority

The energy secretary’s much-hyped speech was a spectacular display of governmental cognitive dissonance – saying one thing while acting in an entirely contradictory manner. Amber …

Countryside posts 93% upturn in profit as revenue rises
Developers

Countryside posts 93% upturn in profit as revenue rises

Countryside has posted a 93 per cent increase in its operating profit for 2015, on the back of a 31 per cent increase in revenue. …

Department of Health sets out £5bn successor to ProCure21+ framework
Developers

Department of Health sets out £5bn successor to ProCure21+ framework

The Department of Health has fired the starting gun on its ProCure22 construction framework, which could be worth as much as £5bn. The framework is …