Latest Roads News and contracts
Lagan Construction Aviation has seen off a threat to its ability to continue as a going concern by extending its banking facilities with a key lender.
Third River Crossing contractor revealedSubscription
A Bam Farrans joint venture has been picked to design and build the £120m Great Yarmouth Third River Crossing.
Costain finishes 2018 with £4bn order bookSubscription
Costain’s order book was worth £4.2bn at the end of the year as the company confirmed its full-year results will be in line with the board’s expectations.
VolkerHighways wins £49m council contractSubscription
VolkerHighways has won a £49m contract with Bath and North East Somerset Council.
Balfour Beatty’s financial performance for the year ending 31 December 2018 will beat its previous forecast, the company announced this morning.
Features and analysis
For centuries, good roads have influenced the way we live, work and trade.
The Lincoln Eastern Bypass has required a staggering £10m of archaeological works as well as overcome the liquidation of its main contractor.
There’s no next-day delivery option for major infrastructure projects, but the construction industry would do well to take notes from the e-commerce boom.
The government’s infrastructure advisory body today called for £30bn to be invested every year in improving UK infrastructure through to 2050.
There’s a change in the air for the engineering sector.
Imagine using an app to book a computer-driven car to work everyday. It might sound like science fiction, but driverless cars are closer than we think. But is construction ready?
The Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route continues to make headlines for all the wrong reasons.
Carillion never admitted what the problem projects were that led to its £845m writedown in July, which began the public chain of events the led to its collapse.
Highways England responds to PFI axeSubscription
Amey wins £325m Highways England dealSubscription
Budget 2018: 5 things the industry learnedSubscription
Balfour Beatty drafted in for M26 Brexit worksSubscription
Ferrovial Agroman UK hit by £31m loss in 2017Subscription