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Issue 654 - 22 August 2014: Business Briefing

Balfour finalises Parsons sale as Carillion ends merger plan

Carillion this week abandoned its proposed merger with Balfour Beatty, clearing the way for Balfour to complete the sale of its consultancy Parsons Brinckerhoff. Balfour Beatty’s board this week rejected... continue


Balfour Beatty wins Hull road contract
Balfour Beatty has won a £75.7m early contractor involvement design and build contract from the Highways Agency for the A63 Castle Street... continue

A9 dualling design contract awarded
The Scottish Government has selected consultant Jacobs to design the dualling of a 32-mile section of the A9 between the Pass of Birnam and Glen... continue

Network Rail: on or off balance sheet?
Ministers are trying to find a way to reverse the accounting changes that will see Network Rail’s debt added to Britain’s national debt... continue