Transport secretary Chris Grayling needs to answer questions about Carillion’s appointment to HS2 in front of a select committee, Sir Vince Cable has said.
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Industry leaders have called for a “rapid step-change” in construction practices after it was revealed that Carillion’s total liabilities could be more than £7bn.
Exclusive: Receivers believe Carillion’s construction arm had liabilities of nearly £7bn when it collapsed in January.
Trade bodies have praised government plans to exclude contractors with poor payment records from bidding on public contracts but called for further action to be taken.
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