The government’s small business commissioner has told MPs commercial relationships between big and small companies are “diseased”.
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More than 60,000 construction firms faced ‘significant’ financial distress in the first quarter of 2018, Begbies Traynor’s Red Flag Alert research has revealed.
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Kier reported a healthy rise in half-year profit and revenue this morning, while pointing to a positive full-year outlook.
The idea that retentions be held in deposit, as proposed by parts of the industry and Peter Aldous MP through the Aldous Bill, is a worthy idea that demands consideration.
Parliament TV rarely provides genuine entertainment, but there was a notable exception during a debate on Carillion earlier this year.
Walking home from work last week, I was greeted by a Carillion van sitting outside Shoreditch High Street station.
Carillion’s demise into liquidation has not only disrupted and unsettled the UK’s construction and FM industries but has also dredged up the debate around the success of private finance initiatives.
Tomorrow the UK construction industry will enter its 86th post-Carillion day.
The Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route continues to make headlines for all the wrong reasons.
Richard Howson looked up at the committee with big doe eyes.
A rather interesting painting hangs behind Carillion joint inquiry co-chairs Rachel Reeve and Frank Field.
Grenfell and Carillion have put the construction industry in the spotlight. A panel of industry leaders and experts came together to debate how industry can be more transparent and reverse perceptions
“Profit is not a dirty word, a contractor’s profit should be a reflection of the premium of the risk on the job.”
The Middle East is a notoriously hard market with a bad reputation for late and lack of payment. But with billion-pound mega-projects on offer, can the risks prove worthwhile? Lucy Alderson investigates.
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.
One question those of us following the revelations about Carillion’s collapse have asked is: how did some investors spot the severity of its problems before others?
At the beginning of this decade, digital construction was being embraced by a relatively modest group of enthusiasts.
It’s not every day that a director’s decision to sell the rest of their shares upon retirement is criticised in a statement by MPs.
Carillion’s collapse contributed to a £47m year-on-year rise in loan writedowns at Santander in Q1 2018.
Further Carillion construction and rail staff redundancies have been revealed as the contractor’s liquidation process continues.
Carillion’s collapse and bad weather in February and March contributed to a £1.5bn quarterly decline in output during Q1, according to the Construction Products Association.
Carillion: Key background
Carillion has been handed an extra four months to prove to its lenders it will not breach its financial covenants.
Carillion’s largest shareholder has sold off half of its stake in the troubled contractor and services provider.
Carillion has issued a fresh profit warning and confirmed that it expects to breach its financial covenants at the end of next month.
Carillion has agreed to sell its UK healthcare arm to services giant Serco for £50.1m as part of the contractor’s debt reduction and restructuring plan.
Carillion interim chief executive Keith Cochrane has revealed his firm has cut £10bn from its potential project pipeline as part of a new approach to winning work.
Carillion has reported a £1.15bn half-year loss and revealed it is setting aside an extra £200m provision for problem support services contract.
Carillion has made amendments to rules that previously allowed investors to claw back bonuses awarded to the contractor’s top executives, it has emerged.
Troubled Carillion has revealed a major shake-up of its executive team, including the departure of its finance chief Zafar Khan with immediate effect.
Former Carillion chief executive Richard Howson has moved back into his previous role of chief operating officer at the troubled company, but will still leave the firm within a year.
Transport secretary Chris Grayling has defended the choice of troubled contractor Carillion as one of the firms to build phase one of HS2.
Carillion has brought in accountancy giant EY to look at cost reduction and cash collection as part of a strategic review of the troubled business.
Carillion chief executive Richard Howson has stepped down with immediate effect as the firm has said it will be “undertaking a comprehensive review of the business” following a profit warning.
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