Balfour Far East JV wins £223m road wideningSubscription
Balfour Beatty’s Far East joint venture Gammon Construction has landed a HK$2.3bn (£223m) deal to widen a highway in Hong Kong.
Balfour Beatty has been picked to deliver a £60m learning and teaching facility for the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow.
Balfour Beatty Crossrail redundancies revealedSubscription
Balfour Beatty has started redundancy proceedings for staff working on its Whitechapel Crossrail site, Construction News can exclusively reveal.
Balfour Beatty picked for £96m Scottish roadSubscription
Balfour Beatty has been chosen for the latest section of a £3bn dualling programme linking central and north-eastern Scotland.
Balfour Beatty has reaffirmed its pledge to cut work onsite 25 per cent by 2025 through the introduction offsite and modular techniques.
Balfour Beatty: 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.
There’s one thing subcontractors and journalists have very much in common: we’re both on the lookout for tell-tale signs of trouble among main contractors.
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.
Our industry has a voracious appetite for skilled workers.
When Royal Mail shareholders cast their votes on directors’ pay last week, the results will have sent shivers through boardrooms across the country.
Corporate pay packets are being scrutinised like never before. CN analysed the accounts of the biggest listed construction firms to reveal who earns the most among the top bosses.
Activity across the top 50 contractor league once again held relatively steady in June as Multiplex claimed the summit for the first time since January last year.
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.
Top 20 contractors' payment waits revealedSubscription
Multiplex's Broadway deal clinches June leagueSubscription
Balfour JV wins £249m Hong Kong jobSubscription
Carillion auditor KPMG slammed by watchdogSubscription