Wates makes new appointment to executive boardSubscription
Wates’ managing director for construction Paul Chandler has been appointed to the group’s board.
The costs of re-work and repairs on the Midland Metropolitan Hospital following Carillon’s collapse will be “eight figures”, according to the local NHS trust boss.
Skanska UK will make another wave of redundancies as the company begins its second consultation with staff as part of a group restructure.
The appointment of a new contractor on Carillion’s Midland Metropolitan Hospital project is being held up by the Treasury, NHS board papers have revealed.
Skanska wins £141m luxury Knightsbridge dealSubscription
Skanska has landed a £141m deal to build a high-end mixed-use scheme in central London.
Skanska features and analysis
Many veterans move from the forces into the industry and can offer unparalleled expertise. But contractors must do more to support the mental health of those who struggle with the transition.
Jacobs v Skanska suggests you can withdraw from the adjudication and start again. But this should remain an absolute last resort, argue Dentons’ Gurbinder Grewal and Esther McDermott.
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.
In Lincolnshire, engineers are boring a tunnel beneath the River Humber to accommodate a new gas pipeline.
Giants of construction have suffered a torrid start to the year.
The contract-win top 50 stabilised in November as industrial specialist Winvic took its first league victory on record.
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.
The Construction News Summit brought together tech experts and innovation gurus from across the built environment to target the challenge of industry productivity.
In the war for talent, graduates can provide a welcome source of skills – and our six finalists have all shown how best to tap into that resource.
Morgan Sindall has been forced off the summit of the annual contractor rankings after 11 consecutive periods, as HS2’s huge civils deals gave Balfour Beatty the monthly league title.
The quietest month of the year so far couldn’t stop Galliford Try recording its second straight triumph in the monthly contractor league.
Winner: Skanska Civil Engineering – M1 J19 improvement
The contractor top 50 fell back in June after May’s high watermark, despite impressive totals for both Galliford Try and Morgan Sindall.
With a huge skills shortage continuing to bite, these eight finalists have shown a desire to attract and retain the brightest talent.
Skanska UK cuts jobs in divisional restructureSubscription
Shed specialist tops November contractor leagueSubscription
Two left in race for £350m The Broadway jobSubscription
Former Skanska boss joins Network Rail boardSubscription
CITA 2017 winners revealedSubscription
Kier poaches Skanska regional ops directorSubscription