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Mitie has won £16 million worth of facilities management contracts with Royal Berkshire and St Georges Healthcare NHS Trusts.
Kier Eastern has signed three Building Schools for the Future contracts collectively worth £28m with Cambridgeshire Learning and Community Partnerships.
Partnerships set up by contractors and councils specifically to build schools could face obstacles to winning work under the government’s centrally procured £2 billion programme.
Council-owned contractor City Building (Glasgow) is seeking subcontractors for a framework offering up to £120 million worth of work across Glasgow.
The majority of the six councils that appealed against the government’s decision to cancel their Building Schools for the Future schemes may continue to fight their case despite winning back their costs.
Criminals posing as subcontractors have redirected more than £5 million of payments from main contractors into their own bank accounts, H&V News has discovered.
ISG has won a £30 million job to build a new centre of sustainability excellence for Siemens in London’s Docklands.
VolkerFitzpatrick, Mitie and Atkins are among the firms, who have won a share of nearly £300 million worth of work across five Transport for London station enhancement frameworks.
Mears has formed a partnership with British Gas to take on energy efficiency work in the social housing sector.
An 81-year-old self-employed plumber has been prosecuted for carrying out illegal work on gas boilers at houses in the Norwich area.