Bam appoints new frameworks directorSubscription
Bam has replaced Keith Rayner as frameworks director with Karen Davenport joining the firm.
Kier tops contractor league with £605m haulSubscription
Kier has topped the monthly contract wins table for the fourth time this year thanks to several major wins.
Galliford Try hires rail bossSubscription
Galliford Try has appointed Sean Blackmore as its new rail director.
Galliford Try Partnerships has partnered with WM Housing Group to deliver a 210-home development in Birmingham.
Jitters over a no-deal Brexit have forced share prices in contractors, housebuilders and materials groups down this morning after political turmoil engulfed Westminster.
Galliford Try features and analysis
The monthly top 50 contractors league passed the £4bn mark for only the second time this year as Sir Robert McAlpine scooped a first win in 17 months.
The Lincoln Eastern Bypass has required a staggering £10m of archaeological works as well as overcome the liquidation of its main contractor.
In south London Galliford Try is approaching its eighth year on a residential development by the Thames that now faces the trickiest phase of work yet.
Mace took a narrow victory in September’s contractor league as the combined value of wins settled down after a rocky few months.
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.
Galliford Try construction chief executive Bill Hocking used an interesting metaphor to explain tier one margins when I spoke to him this morning.
In Birmingham a two-block residential building that tops out at 22 storeys has emerged from the middle of an old subterranean car park.
Steady top-50 activity in May saw Wates bag its first ever monthly league top spot and Sir Robert McAlpine fall back in the annual table.
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.
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.
Working on the Manchester Airport expansion has presented Galliford Try with some uncommon logistical concerns.
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.
There was a crackle of static on the line, then Bill Hocking drew a breath, weighing up the most diplomatic answer.
Galliford Try is building a new test centre for the aerospace giant in an area of the UK renowned for its aviation heritage.
Contract wins among the top contractors grew by nearly a quarter in January year on year, led by Kier’s £595.1m haul.
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