Construction News http://www.construction.co.uk Plans Approved For Ilford Station Redevelopment http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224476/plans-approved-for-ilford-station-redevelopment http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224476/plans-approved-for-ilford-station-redevelopment Plans have been approved for a major redevelopment project at Ilford Station. Work to build a new station building, as part of the Crossrail programme, was given the go-ahead by Redbridge Council. P Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT U+I Forms £260m JV With Colony NorthStar http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224472/u-i-forms-260m-jv-with-colony-northstar http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224472/u-i-forms-260m-jv-with-colony-northstar U+I Group has formed a new joint venture (JV) with investment management firm Colony NorthStar. The new platform will invest over £260 million in office refurbishment projects throughout the London, Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Interserve Wins £16m Ministry Of Justice Contract Extension http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224475/interserve-wins-16m-ministry-of-justice-contract-extension http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224475/interserve-wins-16m-ministry-of-justice-contract-extension Interserve has won a £16 million contract to provide total facilities management services to the Ministry of Justice (MoJ). The one-year deal is an extension of the company%apos;s previous contract with t Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT GRS Acquires Two Bagged Aggregate Sites http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224473/grs-acquires-two-bagged-aggregate-sites http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224473/grs-acquires-two-bagged-aggregate-sites Industry materials suppler GRS has purchased two bagged aggregate operations in Staffordshire and Devon. The sites were acquired from Aggregate Industries (part of LafargeHolcim) and marks GRS%apos; secon Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Alltrax UK Helps Deliver %apos;Futuristic%apos; Horse Race Track Scheme http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224459/alltrax-uk-helps-deliver-futuristic-horse-race-track-scheme http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224459/alltrax-uk-helps-deliver-futuristic-horse-race-track-scheme Alltrax UK LLP has helped deliver a multi-million pound scheme at the King Wood Stud Equine Training Track in west Berkshire. The company has installed its Meercam wire free security cameras as part Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Wates Residential Appointed To £52.8m Regeneration In London http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224402/wates-residential-appointed-to-52-8m-regeneration-in-london http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224402/wates-residential-appointed-to-52-8m-regeneration-in-london Wates Residential has been appointed to a £52.8 million regeneration project in Camden, London The contractor will develop Phase One of the mixed-use Abbey Area Redevelopment, with work now underway Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Work Starts On £154m Build-To-Rent Scheme In Manchester http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224398/work-starts-on-154m-build-to-rent-scheme-in-manchester http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224398/work-starts-on-154m-build-to-rent-scheme-in-manchester Carillion has started work on a £154 million build-to-rent project in Manchester. The Angel Gardens scheme involves developing a 36-storey tower featuring 466 apartments in the city%apos;s North Mancheste Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Plans For £2.8bn National Grid Tunnel Take Shape http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224410/plans-for-2-8bn-national-grid-tunnel-take-shape http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224410/plans-for-2-8bn-national-grid-tunnel-take-shape Plans for a new £2.8 billion electricity cable tunnel below Morecambe Bay are starting to take shape. The 22-kilometre structure is being developed for National Grid as part of the North West Coast C Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Investor Backs £220m Eastbourne Shopping Centre Expansion http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224451/investor-backs-220m-eastbourne-shopping-centre-expansion http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224451/investor-backs-220m-eastbourne-shopping-centre-expansion Work is to continue on a £220 million East Sussex shopping centre expansion project after confirmation an international investor has agreed to support the scheme. Legal & General Investment Managemen Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Meinhardt UK To Help Deliver New Hertswood Academy http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224430/meinhardt-uk-to-help-deliver-new-hertswood-academy http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/224430/meinhardt-uk-to-help-deliver-new-hertswood-academy Meinhardt UK has been selected to help deliver a new secondary school project in Hertfordshire. The multidisciplinary engineering consultancy will provide civil and structural engineering services fo Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT