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Ray O'Rourke group CEO and chairman Laing O'Rourke

Laing O’Rourke reports loss after hospital and Brexit hitSubscription

Laing O’Rourke has reported a loss for the third year running after it was hit by further costs on its Montreal hospital job and Brexit-related write-downs.

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Logistical challenges tackled 'at every turn' on Procession House revampSubscription

Trad is due to finish delivering its first package of works on the revamp of Procession House, located a stone’s throw away from St Paul’s Cathedral. How has it managed to deliver work safely in such a busy location? Lucy Alderson takes a look.

lee rowswell group director gkr scaffolding

Specialists are the experts – bring them in early Subscription

‘Early engagement’ has become such a buzz term in our industry that it has almost lost its meaning. But I believe things are starting to change.

karen mc donnell occupational safety and health policy adviser

Working at height safety – there's still work to be doneSubscription

Employers are still not doing enough to prevent serious injuries from falls

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Speller Metcalfe breathes new life into Bristol Harbour’s former gasworksSubscription

A Speller Metcalfe housing scheme is set to revive a site left derelict for decades in Bristol


Llewelyn mullooly director of working capital lloyds bank

Streamline processes to minimise late payment riskSubscription

In the wake of Carillion’s collapse what lessons can be learnt about how minimise the threat of late payments?

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Week in numbers: Galliford's AWPR loss and Ardmore's profit surgeSubscription

A look at the numbers as Galliford announces further AWPR losses and an Interserve board member departs amid shareholder unrest