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Top Construction Projects in the North West

by Barbour ABI Content Team

Department for Transport Road Resurfacing Tops North West Chart at £3.3bn

We’ve curated the Barbour ABI data to bring you the top construction projects within the North West. This includes the top construction projects by total value across all sectors, that are due to start within a 12-month period.

The latest data for North West construction projects sees the Department for Transport Road Resurfacing scheme take the top position. This is followed by the Dantzic Street Residential Development and the Trafford Waters Masterplan to become the top construction projects in the North West. The projects are valued at £3.3bn, £2bn and £1bn respectively.

Top Construction Projects 2024

Regional Tables: United Kingdom | London | South East | South West | East of England | East Midlands | West Midlands | Northern Ireland | Wales | Yorkshire & the Humber | North East | Scotland

PositionProjectMain SectorLocationStart DateValue of ProjectProject IDView Project
1The Department For Transport – Road Resurfacing WorksInfrastructureManchesterNov-24£3,300,000,00012750371View project
2Dantzic Street – 1550 Houses & Mixed DevelopmentResidentialManchesterMay-24£2,000,000,00012705976View project
3Trafford Waters MasterplanResidentialManchesterFeb-24£1,000,000,00012124261View project
4Atom Valley MasterplanInfrastructureManchesterOct-24£1,000,000,00012650542View project
5Trafford 1900Mw Ccgt Power StationInfrastructureManchesterJan-24£800,000,00012211518View project
6United Utilities – Sewage Improvement WorksInfrastructureWindermereApr-24£800,000,00012698672View project
7Stanlow – Hynet Hydrogen Production Plant Phase 1InfrastructureEllesmere PortOct-24£700,000,00012599045View project
8Viadux Phase 2 – 780 ApartmentsResidentialManchesterJun-24£600,000,00012751830View project
9Shotton Paper Mill Redevelopment MasterplanIndustrialDeesideJul-24£600,000,00012599685View project
10Transpennine Mainline – Upgrading And ElectrifyingInfrastructureManchesterApr-24£589,000,00012513975View project
11Crown Street Phase 3 – 1746 Apartments/DemolitionResidentialManchesterApr-24£570,000,00012309334View project
12Peel Hall – Neighbourhood Development MasterplanResidentialWarringtonJun-24£500,000,00012238950View project
13The Gasworks New Town – 1202 Houses & FlatsResidentialManchesterJun-24£400,000,00012320840View project
14Middlewood Locks – Blocks A B C E & FResidentialSalfordOct-24£391,765,00012589796View project
15Stanlow – Hynet Hydrogen Production Plant Phase 2InfrastructureEllesmere PortDec-24£375,000,00012357955View project
16Great Jackson Street – 1037 Flats And Commercial SpaceResidentialManchesterSep-24£350,000,00012558273View project
17Etihad Stadium – North Stand ExtensionHotel, Leisure & SportManchesterApr-24£340,000,00012661966View project
18Cotton Quay – Mixed DevelopmentResidentialSalfordAug-24£305,000,00012544873View project
19St Helens Town Centre Regeneration – MasterplanResidentialSt HelensJan-24£300,000,00012598365View project
20Suez Recycling & Recovery Uk Limited – Energy FacilityInfrastructureDarwenApr-24£300,000,00012439163View project
21Blackpool Central Entertainment Masterplan – Zone 3Hotel, Leisure & SportBlackpoolJul-24£300,000,00012404144View project
22Fanny House Farm Bay Gateway – 940Mw Battery StorageInfrastructureMorecambeOct-24£282,000,00012718773View project
23Great Northern Warehouse DevelopmentResidentialManchesterJun-24£280,000,00012680253View project
24Bolton Victoria Square – RedevelopmentCommercial & RetailBoltonJan-24£250,000,00012491647View project
25Haweswater Aqueduct – Bowland SectionInfrastructureClitheroeFeb-24£250,000,00012585964View project
26Haweswater Aqueduct Resilience Programme – Accrington SectionInfrastructureAccringtonMar-24£250,000,00012589741View project
27The A685 Appleby Road – Haweswater Aqueduct Resilience ProgrammeInfrastructureKendalApr-24£250,000,00012576838View project
28Former Kelloggs Site – Lumina Village MasterplanResidentialManchesterMay-24£250,000,00012468096View project
29Haweswater Aqueduct – Helks Brow WrayInfrastructureLancashireJun-24£250,000,00012570203View project
30Penny Street RedevelopmentResidentialBlackburnOct-24£250,000,00012609453View project
31Therme Manchester – Wellbeing ResortHotel, Leisure & SportManchesterDec-24£250,000,00012445235View project
32The Lighthouse Great Jackson Street Plot D- 642 ApartmentsResidentialManchesterApr-24£234,000,00012686706View project
33Salford Quays Development Michigan AvenueResidentialSalfordJan-24£220,000,00012403434View project
34One Medlock Street – Student Residential Building & Office BuildingResidentialManchesterApr-24£200,000,00012444833View project
35Manchester Road – Green Hydrogen Production FacilityInfrastructureManchesterSep-24£200,000,00012592168View project
36Pall Mall Bixteth Street – 280 Bed HotelHotel, Leisure & SportLiverpoolOct-24£200,000,00012491491View project
37Boddingtons Brewery – 505 Flats & Commercial UnitResidentialManchesterApr-24£195,000,00012338447View project
38One North Parade – Office DevelopmentCommercial & RetailManchesterJul-24£185,000,00012717266View project
39Warrington Six 56 – Employment UnitsIndustrialWarringtonJan-24£180,000,00012438590View project
40Kendal Milne & Fraser Buildings – Office Commercial And RestaurantCommercial & RetailManchesterJun-24£170,000,00012550432View project
41Ince Park Protos Plastics Park Plots 9B 10A 11 & 12 – Recycling FacilitiesInfrastructureChesterMar-24£165,000,00012603170View project
42Carrington Village – Mixed Use DevelopmentResidentialManchesterJan-24£160,000,00012029910View project
43One Heritage Tower – 545 Apartments & Commercial UnitsResidentialSalfordJun-24£160,000,00012467286View project
44St James Baltic Triangle Railway StationInfrastructureLiverpoolJan-24£156,500,00012454344View project
45Mosley Common Southern Parcel – 1050 Houses Community Hub & Public RealmResidentialWiganFeb-24£155,000,00012622942View project
46Church Wharf Development – Mixed DevelopmentResidentialBoltonAug-24£150,000,00012423599View project
47Birkenhead Town Centre – Hotel/Restaurant/Retail And LeisureResidentialBirkenheadOct-24£150,000,00012525195View project
48The Galleries – Multi Media Centre CinemaHotel, Leisure & SportWiganJul-24£135,000,00012694338View project
49Hulme Street Great Marlborough Street – 850 Student ApartmentsResidentialManchesterJul-24£130,000,00012385395View project
50Fiddlers Ferry Redevelopment – Phase 1IndustrialWarringtonSep-24£128,339,00012700865View project
51Plot C The Airfields Delta – Paper Mill FacilityIndustrialDeesideMay-24£124,000,00012571929View project
52One City Road RedevelopmentCommercial & RetailManchesterFeb-24£121,425,00012527629View project
53Dryden Mill Queen Street – 469 Apartments & RetailResidentialPrestonApr-24£120,000,00012662978View project
54Blackdyke Farm Blackford – 400Mw Battery Energy Storage FacilityInfrastructureCarlisleJun-24£120,000,00012739476View project
55Warren Street – 563 ApartmentsResidentialStockportJul-24£115,000,00012608648View project
56Former Parkside Colliery – Logistics ParkIndustrialNewton Le WillowsJul-24£110,000,00012337925View project
57Bartle Village Preston – 1100 HousesResidentialPrestonJul-24£110,000,00012525513View project
58Love Lane – 507 ApartmentsResidentialLiverpoolJul-24£110,000,00012730529View project
59United Utilities – Wastewater Treatment WorksInfrastructureBoltonDec-24£110,000,00012767511View project
60Blackdyke Farm Blackford – 340Mw Battery Storage FacilityInfrastructureCarlisleJun-24£102,000,00012673398View project

(Source: Barbour ABI, updated February 2024)

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