Construction News https://www.construction.co.uk %apos;New Horizon%apos; For Former Imperial Tobacco Site https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248471/new-horizon-for-former-imperial-tobacco-site https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248471/new-horizon-for-former-imperial-tobacco-site Henry Boot Developments (HBD) has revealed plans for the redevelopment of the former Imperial Tobacco site in Nottingham, submitting a planning application with the potential to create more than 500 n Tue, 14 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT BESIX Wins Hydroelectric Dam Contract In Cameroon https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248466/besix-wins-hydroelectric-dam-contract-in-cameroon https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248466/besix-wins-hydroelectric-dam-contract-in-cameroon BESIX has won the contract to design and build the Nachtigal dam on the River Sanaga, 65 kilometres north of Yaoundé. The hydroelectric dam will increase the country%apos;s supply of renewable energy. Th Tue, 14 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT New Social Housing Green Paper Published https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248464/new-social-housing-green-paper-published https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248464/new-social-housing-green-paper-published A new green paper on social housing which aims to rebalance the relationship between landlords and residents, tackle stigma and ensure social housing can act as a stable base and support social mobili Tue, 14 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT %apos;Autumn Of Anarchy%apos; Threatened Amid Crane Driver Industrial Dispute https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248467/autumn-of-anarchy-threatened-amid-crane-driver-industrial-dispute https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248467/autumn-of-anarchy-threatened-amid-crane-driver-industrial-dispute Unite members at Ainscough, the UK%apos;s premier mobile crane company, are preparing to begin balloting for industrial action in a dispute over pay. The 400 plus Unite members are "furious" that after ne Tue, 14 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT Key Maintenance Work Due To Start On Newlay Bridge https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248494/key-maintenance-work-due-to-start-on-newlay-bridge https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248494/key-maintenance-work-due-to-start-on-newlay-bridge Leeds City Council has announced that Newlay Bridge in the city will be closed for two days to allow a key element of maintenance work to take place. The council and contractor AE Yates Ltd began wor Tue, 14 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT Homebuilding & Renovating Show Provides %apos;Serious Quality Audience%apos; https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248459/homebuilding-renovating-show-provides-serious-quality-audience https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248459/homebuilding-renovating-show-provides-serious-quality-audience The number of visitors attending The Homebuilding & Renovating Shows who are working on a live project is increasing year on year, according to new research from the event organisers Future PLC. The Tue, 14 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT Galliford Try Signs £11m Leisure Centre Contract https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248409/galliford-try-signs-11m-leisure-centre-contract https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248409/galliford-try-signs-11m-leisure-centre-contract Galliford Try has signed contracts with Coventry City Council to build the new 50m swimming pool at the Alan Higgs leisure centre. The £11m development is being built within the centre, on the former Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT Balfour Beatty To Deliver New Luxury Residential Scheme https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248410/balfour-beatty-to-deliver-new-luxury-residential-scheme https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248410/balfour-beatty-to-deliver-new-luxury-residential-scheme Brockton Capital have selected Balfour Beatty to deliver a new, luxury residential scheme at 60 Curzon Street. Located in the heart of London%apos;s exclusive Mayfair district, Balfour Beatty will draw on Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT TfL Agrees Development Deal With HB Reavis https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248435/tfl-agrees-development-deal-with-hb-reavis https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248435/tfl-agrees-development-deal-with-hb-reavis A development agreement has been signed between Transport for London (TfL) and HB Reavis to build a 138,000 sq ft (Gross Leasable Area) mixed use scheme above Farringdon%apos;s new Elizabeth line platforms Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT Keller Successfully Completes Health & Safety Audits https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248439/keller-successfully-completes-health-safety-audits https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/248439/keller-successfully-completes-health-safety-audits Keller UK has said that it is "delighted" to have successfully completed its recent audit for several important health, safety and environmental standards. The company has been recertified for ISO 90 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT