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Two new cranes are to be called Craner Swift and U-Crane Bolt after a pair of creative schoolkids won the chance to name the huge structures. Avaleigh Lang, 10, of Lady Alice Primary in Greenock, chose Craner Swift as a nod to the US pop icon, while Frances McFadden, 10, of the town’s St Mary&

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A hydraulic hammer which has been displayed in the Netherlands for the past 25 years has been brought to the UK.

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Staff responsible for maintaining Scotland's trunk roads network have discovered a giant gorilla statue which was stolen from a garden centre a year ago.

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A Robin Hood statue has been erected opposite the Bank of England in London coinciding with the UK launch of the stock trading app named after the Sherwood character.

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A 77-year-old terminally ill former construction worker and his wife are to splash out on a bungalow after winning £1 million on the National Lottery. Ian Anderson from Stirling requires constant oxygen to help with his condition of pleural plaques and pulmonary fibrosis.

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Having lived a double life as a construction worker, a 70-year-old man revealed on his deathbed that he was, in fact, one of Japan’s most wanted fugitives.

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An insurance company has filed a lawsuit claiming a fraud scheme involving staged construction site accidents in New York. The lawsuit suggests that workers, along with some doctors and lawyers, have been fabricating falls to file workers’ compensation claims. These claims have sometimes

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Construction technology specialist SITECH UK and Ireland is playing a supporting role in the creation of the giant thistle-shaped maze at Balmoral which is due to open to the public later this year.

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A group of affluent US homeowners in Salisbury, Massachusetts, spent $565,000 (around £443,000) to construct protective sand dunes near their properties, only for the barriers to be washed away within days by a severe storm. The residents had trucked in approximately 14,000 tonnes of sand

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Two cats and a dog recently got unexpectedly involved in a construction project after they were let out of the house at an inopportune moment. The mischievous pets found their way into a patch of freshly poured concrete, leaving paw prints throughout and a stressed-out owner.

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Construction work on a car parking in England took a wondrous turn when one of the workers unearthed a mysterious ancient Roman statue.

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A Cumbernauld builder has revealed how long shifts putting up new houses have been flying in thanks to help from a hardworking magpie. Joiner Graeme Stewart, 41, told how the wild bird appears at the site every day and pitches in by passing nails, screws and pencils to construction workers at the ho

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A couple received a pleasant, if shocking, surprise when they found out a roofing company had removed and replaced their home's roof - completely by mistake.

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Tasmania's premier has promised to build the world's largest chocolate fountain if re-elected later this month. Jeremy Rockliff, who has led the Australian island state since 2022, said the project would bring more tourists, The Guardian reports.

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