Highways England has revealed the 13 winning contractors for its £8.7bn regional framework, as well as who will deliver the initial 18 packages of work under the deal.
Mace edges Morgan to take September league crownSubscription
A £180m residential deal at the Olympic Park’s East Village helped Mace take September’s contractor league title by the slimmest of margins.
Bam Nuttall and Sisk land £120m transport dealsSubscription
Bam Nuttall and John Sisk & Sons have landed deals worth a combined total of £120m to deliver transport improvements in Leeds.
Royal Bam's UK profit up 38% in half-yearSubscription
Royal Bam saw pre-tax profit from UK work increase by a third from £16.7m to £23m in the first half of 2018.
Bam Nuttall features and analysis
Mace took a narrow victory in September’s contractor league as the combined value of wins settled down after a rocky few months.
The value of the contract top 50 recovered in April after a miserable March – driven in part by a dominant display from Kier.
Few people fully realise the importance of concrete to Crossrail and how the £14.8bn project has pushed the boundaries of what the material can do.
The contractor top 50 increased more than 20 per cent year on year in February as Mace signed a single £400m deal to claim first place in the monthly league.
A seemingly straightforward strengthening and repainting job has been complicated by extremely difficult access centred on the presence of nine neighbouring railway lines.
Kier topped the contractor table for the second time in three months as the festive slowdown dragged overall wins to their second lowest total of 2017.
Nuclear power, proton beams and even Chinese modular hotels have featured in the biggest site reports this year.
Our 10 most-read news stories of the year included contract wins, corruption scandals, administrations and one sad, untimely death.
CN takes an exclusive tour of the UK’s first new nuclear plant in a generation to find out what it takes to deliver a project of unprecedented scale and complexity.