Galliford Try’s Scottish business Morrison Construction has been awarded a £34m contract to rebuild a high school in Edinburgh.
Galliford Try has been named as preferred bidder by Kent County Council for a £38m housing contract, which will rise to more than £70m over the lifetime of the PFI deal.
Morrison Construction has been appointed preferred delivery partner for two new schools worth £48m in Scotland.
The UK’s biggest infrastructure clients are being encouraged not to allocate work to contractors unless they “demonstrate a commitment to reducing carbon” in a new strategy backed by the Treasury.
Galliford Try has won a £38m contract to build an office in Reading.
Galliford Try has reported a 21 per cent year-on-year increase in sales in its housebuilding arm to a record £585m for the period from July 2013.
The Education Funding Agency has chosen 10 contractors, including three new firms, for the next £4bn main contractors’ framework for school building in England, Construction News can reveal.
Balfour Beatty Engineering Services has been awarded an £11.8m mechanical and electrical job on the Alphabeta building in London.
More than 30 contractors have been selected for a £1bn construction framework with one of the country’s largest housing associations, Construction News can reveal.
The infrastucture hub South West Scotland Ltd has appointed Morrison Construction to build two new school campuses in Scotland.
There are 12 contractors in the running to be appointed to the £261m Midlands Highway Alliance medium schemes framework 2.
Focus on Galliford Try
UK contractors reported record high order books in August since the rececssion, according to exclusive data shared with Construction News, but firms that lose out on future frameworks and infrastructure deals could be forced to supplement falling income abroad.
With the rising demand for high performance wi-fi in schools, hospitals, shops and offices, the industry increasingly has to consider both the implications and opportunities that a wireless network can have.
The contractor is delivering a new NHS health centre that is anchoring a £30m mixed-use development in west London.
Garners Food Service Equipment’s win at the Construction News Specialists Awards capped a fine year for the firm, which is looking to the future by embracing BIM and working in a variety of markets.
Work to protect a coastal village from severe flooding is overcoming challenging ground conditions.
Linden Homes is optimistic about what lies ahead for the company and the housebuilding industry. An improving economy is the principle driver of demand but government assistance has and will continue to stimulate the market.
When the “bellwether” of the industry announces a £50m profit shortfall in its UK construction business, investors look a little harder at the sector’s listed companies.
Results this week from another five of the UK’s 10 largest contractors paint a vivid picture of the state of the industry – and it’s not pretty.