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Alex Hawkes

Alex manages the whole news operation, both in the paper and online, he also specialises in reporting on sustainability issues.

Contact Info

Tel:
020 7728 4637
Email:
alex.hawkes@emap.com

Stories

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    New orders fall in second quarterSubscription

    3 September, 2010

    New orders fell sharply in the second quarter of 2010 as the government’s spending cuts and policy decisions appeared to come through.

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    Ex-Morgan Est chief takes Barhale roleSubscription

    26 August, 2010

    Former Morgan Est chief executive Mark Cutler has been appointed chief executive of Barhale, Construction News understands.

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    Laing O'Rourke loses 3,500 staff to downturnSubscription

    26 August, 2010

    Laing O’Rourke’s turnover has fallen by 15 per cent as a result of declines in the UK and Middle East markets, its annual report has revealed, while it also lost 3,500 staff in 2009/10.

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    Laing O'Rourke turnover dips 15pc as it loses 3,500 staffSubscription

    23 August, 2010

    Laing O’Rourke’s turnover has fallen by 15 per cent as a result of declines in the UK and Middle East markets, its annual report has revealed, while it lost 3,500 staff in 2009-10.

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    Bam wins retendered commercial job to refurbish Africa HouseSubscription

    19 August, 2010

    Bam has won a job to renovate Africa House, a commercial development that had been put on the backburner by the credit crunch.

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    NG Bailey slashes workforce and cuts pension schemeSubscription

    17 August, 2010

    NG Bailey has slashed its workforce by 7 per cent and closed its final salary pension scheme as the recession bites.

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    Mace beats McAlpine to £70m dealSubscription

    12 August, 2010

    Mace has beaten rival Sir Robert McAlpine to another major London building job, picking up the £70 million deal to build the Three Quays residential development next to the Tower of London.

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    Morgan Sindall set to muscle in on response maintenance sector Subscription

    12 August, 2010

    Top five contractor Morgan Sindall is set to move into response maintenance on the back of its purchase of Powerminster Gleeson and the troubles at Connaught.

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    Project revenue rules face shake-upSubscription

    24 June, 2010

    Contractors will only be able to report revenues once they pass “control” of a project to their clients, under new accounting rules to be set out this week.

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    Morgan Sindall to have HQ in RugbySubscription

    10 June, 2010

    The newly-merged infrastructure and civils arms of Morgan Sindall will be headquartered in Rugby, new chief executive Graham Shennan has said.

All by Alex Hawkes