Costain Upstream Aberdeen oil gas rig tanker sea ocean

Welcome to Aberdeen: what next for boom city?

The north-east of Scotland has been economically buoyant ever since the discovery of offshore oil and gas. With construction still booming, how can contractors take advantage and what challenges will they face?

John Swinney Scottish Government

Independence will keep Aberdeen booming

The economy in Aberdeen and the north-east is one of Scotland’s success stories.

Born to Build

Born to Build montage

The faces of Born to Build

The Born to Build campaign is being fronted by 17 young people who work in the industry, they share their stories here.

Pellings project - Goat Lees Primary School Kent

Planning for the future: the importance of forming a business plan

Oktra and Pellings are two companies who are growing, albeit at different speeds and through different means. They both have one thing in common, though: a simple, well-defined business plan for the future.

MACE_The glass-roofed atrium at WCEC

In Pictures: Mace and British Museum unveil £135m extension

The British Museum has unveiled the World Conservation and Exhibitions Centre, built by Mace at a cost of £135m.

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