Construction News http://www.construction.co.uk Gleeds Chosen To Help Deliver £350m Llanfrechfa Hospital http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227451/gleeds-chosen-to-help-deliver-350m-llanfrechfa-hospital http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227451/gleeds-chosen-to-help-deliver-350m-llanfrechfa-hospital Industry consultancy Gleeds has been selected to help deliver a £350 million Specialist and Critical Care Centre (SCCC) in Llanfrechfa, Wales. The firm will join principal contractor Laing O%apos;Rourke t Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Plans Move Closer For £300m Everton FC Stadium http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227449/plans-move-closer-for-300m-everton-fc-stadium http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227449/plans-move-closer-for-300m-everton-fc-stadium Plans to build a new £300 million Everton Football Club (FC) stadium have moved a step closer after the Club agreed to acquire land at Bramley Moore Dock. Both Peel Holdings and Everton have agreed H Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Wates Starts Work On Cardiff Housing Development http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227500/wates-starts-work-on-cardiff-housing-development http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227500/wates-starts-work-on-cardiff-housing-development Work has started on a major housing development in Cardiff. Wates is building the first 292 homes of the 1,500-home programme, which will see thousands of new homes delivered across 40 sites. This p Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Site Manager Found Guilty Of Manslaughter http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227452/site-manager-found-guilty-of-manslaughter http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227452/site-manager-found-guilty-of-manslaughter A site manager has been found guilty of manslaughter after a pedestrian was killed by falling window frames from a building site. Kelvin Adsett, 64, of New Road, Slough, Berkshire was convicted of ma Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT £32m Unveiled To Regenerate Housing Estates Across England http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227501/32m-unveiled-to-regenerate-housing-estates-across-england http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227501/32m-unveiled-to-regenerate-housing-estates-across-england A total of £32 million has been revealed to regenerate more than 100 housing estates across England. The Estate Regeneration Fund investment will be distributed to local authorities and housing assoc Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deutsche Bank Plans To Create New London HQ http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227475/deutsche-bank-plans-to-create-new-london-hq http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227475/deutsche-bank-plans-to-create-new-london-hq Deutsche Bank is planning to establish a new headquarters (HQ) in London. Discussions are taking place between the bank and developer Land Securities regarding a pre-let at the 21 Moorfields developm Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Henry Boots Reports 22% Rise In Profits http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227498/henry-boots-reports-22-rise-in-profits http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227498/henry-boots-reports-22-rise-in-profits Henry Boot Construction has reported a 22% rise in profits for its results for the year ended 31st December 2016. With revenue also increasing 74% to £306.8 million (2015: £176.2m) and profits up to Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Welsh Govt Must Create New Procurement Bill - FMB http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227462/welsh-govt-must-create-new-procurement-bill-fmb http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227462/welsh-govt-must-create-new-procurement-bill-fmb Small local firms will continue to miss out on billions of pounds worth of public sector contracts unless there is a change to the Welsh Government%apos;s procurement policy, according to the Federation of Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Kier Announces New Group Chairman http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227502/kier-announces-new-group-chairman http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227502/kier-announces-new-group-chairman Kier has announced Philip Cox as the Group%apos;s new Chairman. Mr Cox, who is currently Chairman of Drax Group, will succeed the position from Phil White who is retiring He will join the Board as a Non- Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT What Screw Head Type Should I Use? http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227460/what-screw-head-type-should-i-use http://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/227460/what-screw-head-type-should-i-use Challenge (Europe) Ltd Managing Director (MD), Kevin Moorcroft, recently examined the question - What screw head type should I use? With some helpful tips, he explained: "Standard hexagon head is one Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT