Carillion collapse

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Man at the helm when Carillion went under finds new role


Keith Cochrane named chair of a Scottish engineering firm

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Balfour Beatty set to restart work on Carillion's Birmingham hospital job


The firm is due to be onsite from next week

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Hospital turns to Carillion to get mothballed Midland Met hospital up and running again


Scheme has been at a standstill since firm went under in January

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Construction insolvencies soar in the wake of Carillion collapse


Around 780 construction companies failed in the first three months of 2018, according to accountant Moore Stephens

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Arup review puts brakes on work restarting at Carillion hospital as costs grow


Laing O’Rourke understood to be taking over from bust firm on Liverpool project

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PFI route on stalled Carillion hospital job scrapped by trust


The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen Hospitals NHS trust will now take control of construction contracts

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Kier chief exec defends payment practices


Firm says it is paying suppliers before it gets paid

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Bets against Kier build as results loom


Country’s second biggest contractor due to unveil annual results on Thursday

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Carillion inquiry MPs take government to task over decision not to review watchdog system


Labour MP Frank Field says Crown Reps are "more Johnny English than James Bond"

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Carillion fitted wrong cladding to Liverpool hospital, trust says


Review of scheme by Arup also finds problems with structure


Galliford Try takes another hit on problem-plagued Aberdeen road job


The company made a writedown of £20m in the second half of its financial year.

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Stalled Carillion hospital job set to terminate PFI contract


The NHS Trust behind Liverpool project could cancel PFI deal at the end of the month

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Building products firm blames Carillion, bad weather for profit fall


Alumasc says pre-tax profit fell by half last year

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Securing our future – how to fix the pension system


The UK pension systems is broken – expensive and benefiting only the largest companies and public sector employees. Colin Harding suggests how to change that

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What is our work worth?


The property industry needs to reassess the way it tenders, remunerates and - ultimately - values contractors’ work

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Social skills


The collapse of Carillion should lead to a renewed focus on the positive impact that construction businesses can have on society


Let’s drive industry change by questioning everything

2018-08-24T06:00:00+01:00By Stephen Blakey

Carillion has highlighted construction’s tendency to get stuck in a rut by sticking to what it has always done – but by asking the right questions, we can drive real change

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