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Open Doors 2019: Sites now taking public bookingsSubscription

Visitors can now register to visit sites including Wates’s Wembley Park residential development and Kier’s University of Brighton multi-storey car park as part of Open Doors Week.

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Kier’s contract wins top £3bn for 2018Subscription

VolkerWessels topped the monthly league table in December thanks to an ex-Carillion job while Kier’s wins over the course of 2018 topped £3bn.

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Wates chairman: Public contracts prompt 'transparent' sectorSubscription

Governance of businesses in the construction sector is “pretty good”, Wates chairman James Wates has said.

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Wates guidelines launched by financial watchdogSubscription

The Financial Reporting Council has launched a set of corporate governance guidelines, which have been drawn up by Wates Group chairman James Wates.

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Kier tops contractor league with £605m haulSubscription

Kier has topped the monthly contract wins table for the fourth time this year thanks to several major wins.

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