Sir Robert McAlpine shoots to the top of February league
Victoria Gate retail scheme in Leeds helps contractor to top spot as flooding affects activity sector wide
Sir Robert McAlpine was propelled to top spot in the contractors’ league table last month after winning the job to build Hammerson’s £150m Victoria Gate retail development in Leeds.
Sir Robert McAlpine won £209m worth of contracts in February, including the £81m job to build the Victoria Gate scheme, which includes a 21,000m² John Lewis store, as well as a retail arcade with 30 stores, restaurants and cafes, a casino and a multi-storey car park.
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