Mace clinched its first monthly league crown since September 2016 after finally signing the deal to deliver the £400m ‘Gotham City’ scheme in central London.
Bam Nuttall has won an £85m deal to build a 75,000 sq m concrete deck extension at London City Airport.
Crossrail’s construction is running 20 per cent over budget this financial year, according to Transport for London papers, but the scheme is “still forecast to be delivered within its overall funding”.
Royal Bam reported that its UK order book has remained flat, with the Dutch giant also reporting a slowdown in non-residential construction “particularly in the London area”.
Kier bagged 38 deals in December to top the contractor league for the second time in three months, the latest contract data has revealed.
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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.
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A stand-out total of 30 contracts in just one month gave Kier top spot in the monthly league table for October, as the value of combined wins recovered from September’s crash.
Bam Nuttall’s early engagement on a vital part of line between Edinburgh and Inverness enabled it to fine-tune a high-pressure 10-day possession of the track.
Tideway is the UK’s largest water project and is potentially worth more than £2.25bn to the three joint ventures currently tunnelling their way beneath the capital.
Effective supply chain collaboration holds the key to any successful project, as our seven finalists have shown.
May was the busiest month for the top 50 contractor league so far this year as combined wins hit £4.5bn.
Top-50 contract wins posted strong year-on-year growth in April as Galliford Try headed the monthly table and climbed to fourth place in the annual league.
There is no doubt that the industry has come a long way since 2001 when the then deputy prime minister John Prescott called a summit to tackle the sector’s shocking safety statistics.
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