Balfour Beatty, Vinci and VolkerWessels have been shortlisted seven times each in this year’s Construction News Awards.
Balfour Beatty’s UK margin doubles in 2018 Subscription
Balfour Beatty’s operating margin for its UK construction business almost doubled to 1.5 per cent in 2018 as the company completed another phase of its turnaround programme.
Mace tops monthly league table after HS2 winSubscription
Mace topped the league for contract wins by value in February thanks to its appointment on the redevelopment of Euston Station for HS2.
Projects backed by Balfour Beatty, Vinci, Bam Nuttal, Keltbray and Buro Happold are among those chosen to share more than £13m in government grants for digital construction.
Vinci UK finance director steps downSubscription
Vinci group finance director Jean-Pierre Bonnet has left the UK business to take up a different role at the French contracting giant.
Vinci features and analysis
Highways England’s national resurfacing deal gave Tarmac victory in the monthly league and produced a distorted August top 50 for the second year running.
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.
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.
Top-50 contract wins were down month on month and year on year in March as Balfour pipped Kier to the league summit.
Vinci lands £75m Trafford Centre expansionSubscription