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17/08/2017

Balfour Beatty chief executive Leo Quinn is claiming success in his turnaround of Britain’s biggest contractor – he is not there yet, but he is on track, he says. Above: Chief executive Leo Quinn Balfour Beatty returned to... Read More

14/08/2017

Building products outlet Keyline has beaten off competition from merchanting rivals to secure a £15m contract to supply the Highways England’s A14 contractors. Keyline has been selected as sole supply merchant for all building... Read More

11/08/2017

Vinci Construction UK has signed a £69.2m contract with Warrington Borough Council for phase four of the council’s Bridge Street Quarter redevelopment project. The 123-week contract includes demolition to existing buildings in... Read More

07/08/2017

  US electric car manufacturer Tesla plans to raise $1.5bn (£1.15bn) to fund production of its new Model 3 car. Tesla will raise the money by selling bonds to professional investors, despite the company having $3bn in cash. ... Read More

02/08/2017

Contracts have now been signed for £6.6bn of HS2 construction work at an official signing ceremony. Above: Front row, left to right: Mark Cutler, BBV; Mark Thurston, HS2; Peter Jones, SCS JV. Back row: Jim Crawford, HS2; Nicole Geog... Read More