Details of Balfour Beatty’s £500m contract to build an energy-from-waste plant in Gloucestershire look set to be made public after a ruling by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).
Balfour Beatty will complete a Carillion road project in Leeds worth £115m while Galliford Try will take on a £120m highways job in Lincolnshire, the projects’ clients have confirmed.
Scotland’s Labour leader has called for a government probe into health and safety on the Aberdeen bypass following an investigation by Construction News.
Balfour Beatty has won two contracts for electrical works totalling £43.5m in the north of Scotland.
A £135m bypass in north Wales has been given the green light three years after a Balfour Beatty joint venture secured the contract, the Welsh first minister has confirmed.
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The troubled £745m Aberdeen bypass has been hit by repeated delays and the loss of Carillion. Lurking beneath these problems, CN has now seen reports and heard allegations of shocking safety standards that have prompted calls for a government investigation.
British Land is leading a £4bn transformation of Canada Water. Project mastermind Roger Madelin takes CN around a site that is catching the eye of industry heavyweights.
The value of the contract top 50 recovered in April after a miserable March – driven in part by a dominant display from Kier.
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’?
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