Bouygues' HS2 bid chief to lead UK businessSubscription
The man who successfully led Bouygues’ HS2 bid has been appointed to head up its UK business.
Balfour Beatty scored its first monthly contractor league win since August last year with a £290m haul in March.
Women paid 30% less at top 10 contractorsSubscription
Exclusive: Female employees at the construction industry’s 10 biggest contractors are paid nearly a third less than men, CN analysis of gender pay data has revealed.
Bouygues takes €132m Brexit hitSubscription
Bouygues has revealed the cost of the Brexit process on the business as €132m (£116m) in 2017.
Bouygues is set to win a £105m contract to build a new town hall and civic centre for Tower Hamlets Council in east London.
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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.
Mum, gran, aunt and of course student-in-waiting: the whole family has turned out for Open Doors to inspect Port Talbot’s new ‘super school’.
Contract wins among the top contractors grew by nearly a quarter in January year on year, led by Kier’s £595.1m haul.
Nuclear power, proton beams and even Chinese modular hotels have featured in the biggest site reports this year.
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CN takes an exclusive tour of the UK’s first new nuclear plant in a generation to find out what it takes to deliver a project of unprecedented scale and complexity.
A gigantic five-storey basement took two years to excavate before construction could even start at UCLH.
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.
With a huge skills shortage continuing to bite, these eight finalists have shown a desire to attract and retain the brightest talent.