Balfour Beatty has sold an additional 5 per cent stake in its M25 operations business Connect Plus for £42m.
The vast majority of Carillion staff working on the £550m Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route job have been transferred to its JV partners Balfour Beatty and Galliford Try.
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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.
The contractor top 50 came crashing back down to earth in September having hit unprecedented heights during the previous month thanks to HS2 wins.
Morgan Sindall has been forced off the summit of the annual contractor rankings after 11 consecutive periods, as HS2’s huge civils deals gave Balfour Beatty the monthly league title.
I was told recently by someone with connections to the current government that Whitehall officials believe contractors make too much money.
Balfour Beatty boss Leo Quinn sounded chipper this morning as he unveiled further evidence of a turnaround at the UK’s biggest contractor.
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.
The depth of Carillion’s woes were laid bare in a profit warning this week which saw its share price halved by Tuesday morning.
Carillion’s woes have sparked speculation that the firm is now a takeover target.
Balfour Beatty has made some stark predictions for the future of the industry – not least the fact it believes construction sites will be human-free by 2050.
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