Tom Fitzpatrick's stories
As the UK’s largest player, Balfour Beatty is now the organisation that Whitehall should look to for signs of turbulence and strength in the construction sector.
Paragon, Dawnus and now Interserve.
Worth more than ‘only 6 per cent’Subscription
‘Builders waiting for dark clouds to clear’. ‘UK construction takes Brexit hit’. ‘Construction sector goes into reverse as ‘Brexit anxiety’ takes a toll’.
Health, Safety & Wellbeing Excellence: FinalistsSubscription
Mental health training, quizzes, sun awareness, counselling, improvements to reporting and virtual reality are all among the initiatives introduced by those on the shortlist
Schemes making up this entries include the introduction of wearable technology, a polution-reducing initiative, cloud-based software forecasting and long-range wireless monitoring
MEP Specialist of the Year: FinalistsSubscription
We highlight the achievements of those shortlisted for MEP Specialist of the Year, including overcoming major safety issues, offsite assembly and impressive staff growth
Innovation of the Year (Contractor): FinalistsSubscription
Equipment, plant and health & safety innovation, these are the contractors up for the Innovation of the Year category
Changing times herald more than just pay termsSubscription
Morgan Sindall boss John Morgan is the latest CEO to tell Construction News about his company preparing for both a change in contracting model and attitudes towards the retention of cash.
Readers: Let us know what you thinkSubscription
Construction News is seeking your views on what you would like to see from the UK’s leading construction title.
Settle the matter of our EU workersSubscription
Network Rail chief executive Andrew Haines spoke at a Construction News event last week and was keen to understand from some of the CEOs in attendance what proportions of their workforces were directly employed.