Lendlease lands £330m Manchester Town Hall dealSubscription
Lendlease has been appointed management contractor for the £330m refurbishment of Manchester Town Hall, ahead of rival Laing O’Rourke.
Laing O’Rourke has agreed terms with its lenders to secure new financing until 2022.
Government misses own prompt payment targetSubscription
The Cabinet Office has slowed its payment of invoices since June 2017 and has not hit its own prompt payment target for over a year.
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.
The NHS trust managing the Royal Liverpool Hospital has said the scheme is expected to open by the end of 2020.
Laing O'Rourke features and analysis
In its most recent accounts for the year ending 31 March 2017, Laing O’Rourke’s loans from banks and shareholders stood at £208.3m.
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.
One of the problems caused by Brexit preparations during the past two years has been getting civil servants and ministers to discuss anything else.
Mace took a narrow victory in September’s contractor league as the combined value of wins settled down after a rocky few months.
The value of the top 50 contract wins table hit its lowest point for nearly two years in July as Kier notched up yet another league triumph.
Activity across the top 50 contractor league once again held relatively steady in June as Multiplex claimed the summit for the first time since January last year.
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.
Willmott Dixon finance director resignsSubscription
Multiplex's Broadway deal clinches June leagueSubscription
Westminster win gives Wates first league triumphSubscription
Laing O'Rourke wins £278m Aussie military dealsSubscription