Issue : 31 August 2018
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Amey acquires Carillion MoD deals Subscription
Amey has completed the acquisition of a set of Ministry of Defence housing maintenance contracts it had been delivering with Carillion before the contractor’s collapse.
Ground engineering specialist Aspin has appointed ABC Electrification managing director Graeme Castle as its new chief executive.
Balfour Beatty picked for £96m Scottish roadSubscription
Balfour Beatty has been chosen for the latest section of a £3bn dualling programme linking central and north-eastern Scotland.
Balfour Beatty has won a preconstruction deal for the £65m programme to refurbish Edinburgh University’s Darwin Biology Tower.
Balfour Beatty has reaffirmed its pledge to cut work onsite 25 per cent by 2025 through the introduction offsite and modular techniques.
Bidding launched for £1bn Welsh frameworkSubscription
Contractors are being sought for a new £1bn construction framework covering schools and public buildings in Wales.
Bidding starts for £360m interconnector dealsSubscription
The company behind a new 205 km interconnector cable between Ireland and Wales has begun the search for contractors to build the €400m (£360m) scheme.
Profit at Bouygues’ group construction division fell 15 per cent in the first half of 2018, the firm’s latest results have revealed.
Brentford FC's new stadium delayedSubscription
Brentford Football Club has pushed back the move-in date for its new stadium to the start of the 2020/21 season.
Crossrail’s opening could be pushed back by almost a year as the scheme’s central section continues to struggle with rising costs and delays.