Issue : January 2000
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Scarcity of engineers hits Channel Tunnel Rail Link Shortage of professionals threatens safety Skills crisis hits white-collar jobsSubscription
A WHITE-COLLAR skills crisis engulfing the industry is hampering major projects and threatening safety standards on site.
BOVIS Lend Lease has landed its largest-ever contract to supervise BP Amoco's retail building programme, believed to be worth £2 billion across 15 countries.
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TODAY Construction News launches CNplus, a free web site designed to meet the needs of contractors.
Work is in progress at drugs giant SmithKline Beecham's £250 million headquarters in Brentford, west London. Construction manager Mace is confident the job will be completed despite SmithKline's merger with Glaxo Wellcome last week. See story, page 4
Maintenance work to support growth of 3pcSubscription
MoD's £60m prime moves nearing endSubscription
Komatsu takes poundingSubscription