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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

Office construction faces double-digit decline in 2019

Office construction faces double-digit decline in 2019Subscription

Construction of new offices will plunge by 10 per cent this year and 20 per cent in 2019, according to the latest forecasts from the Construction Products Association.

Week in Numbers

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Week in numbers: SEE collapse, HS2 exits and fingers severedSubscription

A look at the stand-out figures behind the big headlines, from a £50m administration through to another shake-up of HS2’s board.

Data blog

Julie Palmer partner Begbies Traynor

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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Tarmac's £1bn deal skews August league tableSubscription

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.