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Story Contracting was the best performing of all Network Rail’s construction contractors across 2017/18, Construction News can reveal.
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Balfour Beatty: Features and analysis
Top-50 contract wins were down month on month and year on year in March as Balfour pipped Kier to the league summit.
Construction officially has the worst gender pay gap of any UK industry. Binyamin Ali examines the figures for the 10 biggest contractors and looks at what needs to be done.
The Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route continues to make headlines for all the wrong reasons.
Welsh slate exterior, Danish brickwork and wallpaper from France, the completed Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice will be a grand design befitting its royal name.
Balfour Beatty’s return to form is a tonic for construction.
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.
“Profit is not a dirty word, a contractor’s profit should be a reflection of the premium of the risk on the job.”
Leo Quinn was notably relaxed in front of analysts today – even smiling at one point – as he unveiled the work he is doing to steer Balfour Beatty’s continued turnaround.
Filled with well-established heavyweight construction firms, fitting into the Hong Kong construction market can be a huge challenge. So how go you go about doing it?
Contract wins among the top contractors grew by nearly a quarter in January year on year, led by Kier’s £595.1m haul.
Our 10 most-read news stories of the year included contract wins, corruption scandals, administrations and one sad, untimely death.
The boss of the UK’s biggest contractor reflects on his firm’s continued recovery and looks ahead optimistically to 2018.
With financial belt-tightening taking place across Whitehall, how do we make sure the UK futureproofs its defence estate and remains ‘fighting fit’?
The apprenticeship levy was created to boost the number and quality of apprentices. I welcomed its creation.
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.
The contractor top 50 came crashing back down to earth in September having hit unprecedented heights during the previous month thanks to HS2 wins.
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