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CN100 2018

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CN100 2018: The top 100 UK contractorsSubscription

Contractors are tightening their belts by reducing dividend payments and hoarding cash as the UK’s biggest construction players seek to avoid becoming the next Carillion. Here, finance editor David Price explains the financial health of the UK construction industry.

Data News

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Contractors braced for cost hikes despite surging ordersSubscription

Contractors are bracing for rising costs over the next 12 months but order books continue to grow, according to Turner & Townsend’s latest market intelligence report.

Week in Numbers

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Week in numbers: Balfour's £2.1bn and Parliament's long waitSubscription

A look behind the numbers as Parliament’s revamp gets an updated timetable and Balfour Beatty is selected as sole contractor on a multi-billion-pound framework.

Data blog

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Kier's streamlining exposes a new era of cautionSubscription

Carillion’s collapse in January sent shockwaves through the industry and, indeed, the wider economy.

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Contract wins grow year on year to £3.1bnSubscription

Mace took a narrow victory in September’s contractor league as the combined value of wins settled down after a rocky few months.