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Lawrence Waterman is taking his success in charge of safety on the Olympics to the massive Battersea redevelopment and urges those at the top of the chain to improve standards.
The Education Funding Agency has defended the lack of SMEs on its new £5bn Regional Framework, as its director of capital stressed he was “determined” to help regional contractors win future education work.
The fast food chain puts value in long-term, collaborative relationships with its contractors, UK vice-president for development tells Construction News.
Mace and Wates are expected to win new deals with Great Portland Estates as the firm remains in the “execution phase” of its development cycle.
Clugston Construction’s managing director has said the firm’s decision to “hang in there” in the energy-from-waste market has paid dividends, after the company released strong results for 2013/14.
Building information modelling should be seen as an opportunity, not a threat, according to RICS director of built environment Alan Muse.
Recovery will provide just as stern a test for construction leaders as the recession did. So what will make for exceptional leadership as growth returns?
Willmott Dixon chief executive is putting ‘toughest-ever year’ behind him having maintained firm’s market position. But which sectors will be targeted and what risks await amid recovery?