Westminster win gives Wates first league triumphSubscription
The £500m renovation of Parliament’s Northern Estate gave Wates its first contractor league table triumph on record in May.
Investigations have taken place into why cracks appeared in a temporary terminal built by Laing O’Rourke at Manchester Airport.
British Land is looking to pick four contractors to sit on a panel for its £4bn redevelopment of Canada Water.
Laing O’Rourke and Vinci have been shortlisted for a £300m commercial development in Chester.
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.
Laing O'Rourke features and analysis
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.
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.
It’s been one year since Construction News launched its Mind Matters survey and there were some shocking findings.
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 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.
The largest healthcare construction job in North America was supposed to herald a new era for Laing O’Rourke. So how did it end up inflicting losses running to tens of millions of pounds?
Laing O’Rourke’s much-anticipated, long overdue results for the year to 31 March 2017 finally dropped this morning. We can now at last reset the Laing O’Rourke results countdown clock at Construction News towers.
As Laing O’Rourke reveals its latest financial results, CN looks back over the key appointments, departures, projects and bids from the past 12 months.
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.
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