Some of the UK’s largest contractors have told Construction News they are working to improve their payment practices following the publication of new data yesterday.
Skanska’s US writedowns hit global profitSubscription
Project writedowns in the US have hampered Skanska’s global construction profit in the second quarter of 2018.
Winners on £12bn FM framework revealedSubscription
The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) has announced the winners of its £12bn four-year facilities management framework.
Skanska UK has seen pre-tax profit decline by more than 40 per cent for the second year in a row.
Tier ones are starting to “up their game” in addressing the industry’s mental health problem but more work needs to be done, according to Skanska UK CEO and president Gregor Craig.
Skanska features and analysis
Lucy Alderson sits down with Skanska UK chief executive Gregor Craig to discuss how to tackle mental health in the industry – and why the subject is close to his heart.
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.
Mayor wants Skanska to finish Carillion hospitalSubscription
Ex-Skanska CEO joins Arcadis supervisory boardSubscription
Two left in race for £350m The Broadway jobSubscription
Network Rail's contractor league table revealedSubscription
Skanska UK cuts jobs in divisional restructureSubscription