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Fresh funding boost for The Factory

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Sarah Townsend

The under-construction Manchester arts venue has received £21m from the Department for Culture, Media & Sport and Arts Council England, intended to help offset a string of challenges that have led to mounting costs and project delays.

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Barton & Redman secures Smithfield consent

Neil Tague

Russell WBHO is to build a 90,000 sq ft chilled warehouse at the fruit & vegetable supplier’s East Manchester base to facilitate the company’s expansion.

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Balfour Beatty picked for Henry Royce fit-out 

Dan Whelan

The contractor is to install three laboratories and offices on the sixth floor of the University of Manchester's £150m Henry Royce Institute on Upper Brook Street, creating a sustainable materials research centre.  

3 Sps Crane Removal

Russell WBHO tops out at St Peter’s Square

Neil Tague

Construction has reached its highest point at the £50m 3 St Peter’s Square in Manchester, the Property Alliance Group project that will house a Motel One and a Staycity aparthotel from autumn 2021.


Graham to fit out Hut offices

The contractor’s interiors division has been appointed by e-commerce firm The Hut Group to equip its 376,000 sq ft facility at Airport City in Manchester.  

Deluna Ancoats Northhold

Construction of Cheshire Cheese flats begins

Dan Whelan

Developer Northhold Group has appointed contractor ABGI Construction to build Deluna, a 38-apartment scheme on the site of a former pub on Oldham Road in Manchester.