Vinci UK finance director steps downSubscription
Vinci group finance director Jean-Pierre Bonnet has left the UK business to take up a different role at the French contracting giant.
Work is set to begin on a £140m University of Exeter development, which will be delivered by Vinci.
Balfour and Kier among firms on £1.5bn frameworkSubscription
Thirteen contractors have been appointed to a North West Construction Hub framework worth up to £1.5bn.
HS2 chief executive Mark Thurston has told the CN Summit his organisation is “in talks” with contractors to reduce costs and keep the project within its £55.7bn budget.
Vinci Construction UK has been named preferred bidder for the £60m first phase of plans to transform Chester city centre.
Vinci features and analysis
Highways England’s national resurfacing deal gave Tarmac victory in the monthly league and produced a distorted August top 50 for the second year running.
The value of the top 50 contract wins table hit its lowest point for nearly two years in July as Kier notched up yet another league triumph.
Steady top-50 activity in May saw Wates bag its first ever monthly league top spot and Sir Robert McAlpine fall back in the annual table.
Top-50 contract wins were down month on month and year on year in March as Balfour pipped Kier to the league summit.
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.