Genoa collapse: Highways England has no similar bridgesAugust 17th, 2018
Highways England’s most senior engineer has moved to reassure drivers following the Genoa bridge collapse by stating that none of its bridges are constructed in the same way.
Payroll scammer jailed for £7m construction tax fraudAugust 17th, 2018
A former tax consultant who masterminded the theft of millions from the pay packets of construction workers has been jailed for nine-and-a-half years.
Midland Met boss wants five bidders to replace CarillionAugust 17th, 2018
The man in charge of getting the Midland Metropolitan Hospital finished has told CN he wants up to five bidders competing for the £300m-plus contract to complete the job.
Balfour boss reveals investigation into AWPR bridge designAugust 17th, 2018
Exclusive: Balfour Beatty chief executive Leo Quinn has confirmed the company is carrying out remedial works worth millions on the Don River Bridge as part of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route.
Carillion hospital bailed out in government rescue dealAugust 16th, 2018
The government has confirmed it will directly fund the completion of Carillion’s Midland Metropolitan Hospital project.
Carillion’s PwC liquidators earning up to £1,100 an hourAugust 16th, 2018
PwC staff were paid an average of £356 an hour by the official receiver for their work on Carillion’s liquidation, letters released by MPs’ joint inquiry have revealed.
Interserve’s EfW partner breaks covenants with $211m lossAugust 16th, 2018
Interserve’s partner on three energy-from-waste problem projects has breached its financial covenants after losing $211m (£165m) in three months to the end of June, according to its quarterly results.
Canadian giant to buy Peter Brett AssociatesAugust 15th, 2018
Canadian engineering giant Stantec is set to acquire UK consultant Peter Brett Associates.
QPR puts Linford Christie Stadium plans to fansAugust 15th, 2018
Queens Park Rangers FC has presented new stadium proposal to its supporters in an email sent last night.
Balfour uses cash boost to pay down debtsAugust 15th, 2018
Balfour Beatty has used extra cash generated in the first half of 2018 to pay down debts, its interim results revealed this morning.