Two major London commercial deals have sent Sir Robert McAlpine to the contractor league summit for October.
The City of London has taken a stake in Lendlease’s £300m Mitsubishi Tower to resolve right-to-light issues.
Laing O’Rourke and Lendlease are the two firms left in the race to serve as management contractor on Manchester Town Hall’s £330m refurbishment.
Exclusive: Lendlease has been chosen as the contractor to build Mitsubishi Estate’s new £300m tower in central London, Construction News can reveal.
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Exclusive: Three heavyweights are now left in the race to deliver a new £300m tower in central London.
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The government’s 2016 mandate brought BIM to the fore, yet many remain confused about its true meaning as leading figures ask whether it’s obscuring the need to digitise the industry.
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.
‘We think 2018 will be steady, but with HS2 it’s going to be much busier in 2019.’
The contract-win top 50 stabilised in November as industrial specialist Winvic took its first league victory on record.
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