Bid race begins for HS2 stations

HS2 has launched the tender process for the design and development of four railway stations on the high speed rail project. Contract opportunities have now been announced and the search has started for architects, designers and developers to deliver four new stations worth up to £220m. The winning bidders will begin work with HS2 on

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World Water Day 2017

World Water Day World Water Day takes place on 22nd March every year. It is held to take action and tackle the worlds water crisis, with a target to make sure everyone on the planet has access to safe water by 2030. This year’s World Water Day theme is ‘Why waste water?’ and is focused

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Construction Industry’s reaction to the Budget 2017

Since yesterday’s announcement of the Budget 2017 there has been plenty of reaction from the construction industry and its organisations. The industry has welcomed the government’s Budget commitment to T-levels as an alternative to A-levels, to encourage technical skills. Chancellor Phillip Hammond today pledged to spend £500m per year from 2019/20 on the technical education

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National Apprenticeship Week

The Recruitment & Employment Confederation has announced that there are now 1000 people engaged in a recruitment apprenticeship. Here at Highfield we are delighted to celebrate National Apprenticeship Week, and to say that we fully invest in the training and development of our employees. Apprenticeships in recruitment are helping to professionalise the industry and enabling us

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Best Buildings in London

Cities are defined by their iconic skylines and London is no exception. London is renowned for some of the world’s most striking modern architecture. From old to new, traditional to contemporary, art deco to gothic and many styles in between, there are hundreds of great buildings in the city. We’ve compiled a list of our

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