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Would You Love A Construction Job In Canada?

Do you want to pursue an overseas construction job in Canada? With its expected annual growth consistently increasing, a multi-billion construction industry, and a brand new 3 year “Growth Plan”, Canada is a great choice. …

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Choose Maxim Recruitment | The Expert Clerk of Works Recruiters

Maxim have had great success with finding jobs for a large number of Clerk of Works at construction companies, construction consultancies and within housing organisations,…

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Graduate Visa Scheme Could Provide Solutions to UK Construction Skills Shortage

I'm often asked for advice by international candidates who are struggling to secure positions in the UK construction industry, due to the reluctance of some employers to sponsor employment visas.…

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Canada Construction Projects – Updates and New Developments

Canada is seeing many exciting new construction developments and specifically in Ontario and British Columbia. Here is a roundup of some of the biggest projects in 2021.…

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Industry News

Purchasers report fastest rise in construction output for four months

A rise in commercial construction work helped UK construction's PMI Total Activity Index for November 2021 reach its highest score since July.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 6 December, 11:05

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Plan unveiled for £110m Scottish wind-tower factory

The UK’s largest facility for making offshore wind towers is to be built at Port of Nigg in the Scottish Highlands.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 6 December, 08:55

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Webuild commissions Herrenknecht TBM

Webuild and its partners in Future Generation JV have commissioned the second – and most advanced – of three tunnel boring machines (TBMs) being deployed for Australia’s largest renewable energy project.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 6 December, 08:52

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SNC-Lavalin to oversee Ireland's motorway maintenance

Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) has appointed SNC-Lavalin to oversee the maintenance of more than 800km of the country’s motorway and dual carriageway network.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 6 December, 08:49

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Cambridgeshire picks nine for D&B framework

Cambridgeshire County Council has picked five regional and four national contractors for its design & build contractor framework 2021.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 6 December, 08:36

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