£45m Waterloo station retail scheme up for grabs

London & Continent al Railways (LCR) is seeking contractors to undertake the retail redevelopment of the former Waterloo International Terminal (WIT). Some 130,000 square feet of retail space is to be developed for fit out by incoming tenants with associated external siteworks, drainage and incoming services. The contract value is estimated at £45m. Work is scheduled to begin on site …

Skills shortages reach record high

Construction workers losing their jobs in the wake of Carillion’s collapse should not be out of work for long as there is new evidence today of skills shortages in the industry reaching an all-time high. A survey by the Federation of Master Builders (FMB), which represents small and medium-sized (SME) construction firms, has found that more than two-thirds of members …

Supporting the community

Elfield-Drylining recognise the needs of our community and are committed to helping wherever we can. With the launch of our new brand for 2018 we are putting together a plan to initiate contact with local schools and charities to help out wherever possible. This post will be updated in February 2018 so do check back soon.