Contractors named for highways work

A roster of civil engineers has been selected by Warrington Council to deliver highways improvements required for major developments including Omega and Time Square.

SURVEY: Vertical Salary Review

The construction and property sector has seen unprecedented changes in recent years and as we enter a new period we think it’s important to understand the impact of this on industry professionals.

Assura chief exec fighting cancer, business growth continues

Warrington-based healthcare developer Assura announced to the stock market this morning that chief executive, Graham Roberts, is receiving treatment for cancer, reassuring shareholders that he remains “actively involved” in the business.

Galliford Try hires from Lovell

Contractor Galliford Try has appointed Simon Parr from Lovell as contracts manager and head of the construction division in the North West.

The Base opens in Warrington

A 50,000 sq ft business incubator facility aimed at start-ups in advanced engineering and manufacturing has been completed, the first block to be built as part of Warrington’s £190m Stadium Quarter scheme in Dallam Lane.