Laing O’Rourke has signed a partnership with developer Stanhope that could see £2bn-worth of schemes developed using offsite methods over the next five years.
Laing O’Rourke has replaced the project director leading the construction of its loss-making Canadian hospital job, Construction News can reveal.
Heathrow wants HS2 to utilise offsite hubsSubscription
Heathrow Airport has said it wants other national infrastructure projects to use its offsite construction hubs.
Three heavyweight contractors have landed places on a £300m London housing association framework.
Laing O’Rourke has further delayed publication of its full-year results as negotiations continue over wrapping up its involvement in a loss-making Canadian hospital PFI.
Laing O'Rourke features and analysis
Another week, another bad news story for a tier one contractor.
The alliance between Stanhope, Network Homes and Laing O’Rourke is another step in the right direction for a ‘new way’ for construction.
Kier topped the contractor table for the second time in three months as the festive slowdown dragged overall wins to their second lowest total of 2017.
The contract-win top 50 stabilised in November as industrial specialist Winvic took its first league victory on record.
Nuclear power, proton beams and even Chinese modular hotels have featured in the biggest site reports this year.
CN’s most-read comment pieces covered some of the year’s biggest talking points, including Grenfell, mental health and diversity.
Leaders from Laing O’Rourke, HS2 and Network Rail have been among CN’s most popular interviewees in 2017.
Our 10 most-read news stories of the year included contract wins, corruption scandals, administrations and one sad, untimely death.
Stadiums, towers and listed refurbs – the 10 schemes worth keeping a close eye on as 2018 unfolds.
Construction is an industry full of characters – these are the 15 people to keep an eye on in 2018.
There is plenty for our industry to be thinking about next year – Tom Fitzpatrick looks back over a difficult year for some, and picks out the obstacles that lie ahead as construction reaches a critical juncture.
When Hinkley Point C got the government green-light last year, business secretary Greg Clark heralded it as the “inauguration of a new era of UK nuclear power”.
Advanced manufacturing or offsite construction, call it what you will, is “unequivocally” the way forward according to British Land’s chief executive.
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.
Mott MacDonald’s work on Battersea’s new tube line has produced a concrete composition that both fits the bill and reduces environmental impact.
This week marks 10 years since the opening of Britain’s first high-speed railway. What lessons does it offer as construction begins on its second?
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