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July 22, 2015

Big six share £1.5bn smart motorway contracts

Joint ventures of Balfour Beatty-Vinci, Costain-Galliford Try and Kier-Carillion have landed contracts to upgrade 10 sections of England’s motorway network. Three of these projects will start […]
March 24, 2015

Government contracts to specify that bidders commit to training

Companies bidding for government infrastructure projects will have to demonstrate their commitment to skills training, the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills has declared. From 1st […]
February 25, 2015

Protection for workers under new Network Rail contracts

Network Rail is reducing its number of contingent labour suppliers and imposing new conditions on how they look after their employees. New requirements for those who […]
April 7, 2014

Willmott Dixon wins £91m in maintenance contracts

Willmott Dixon’s housing repairs and maintenance business, Partnerships, has won two contracts in the Midlands worth £91m. The company has committed to create 11 apprenticeships as […]
February 10, 2014

Laing O’Rourke tops January’s Contracts League table

Eleven major building contractors won new work worth more than £100m last month, with Laing O’Rourke at the top of the pile. The BCLive league table […]