Construction Services

Construction Services

We manage strong construction businesses in the UK, US, the Middle East and South East Asia.

Construction Services - UK

Our customers rely on our thinking to help them meet their toughest challenges.

That's because we're passionate about applying our ingenuity to everything from major projects that improve the UK's national infrastructure, to local and regional projects that help build lasting communities.

We do it by sharing our knowledge and expertise and by adopting a thoughtful approach to how we work. We pride ourselves on our attention to detail, learning from experience and ensuring excellence in everything we do. We lead by example, engaging our people and partners to add value for our customers and the communities that we serve.

By doing this, we continue to build our reputation as the UK's thought leader in construction and infrastructure, delivering award winning projects through our brands; Balfour Beatty, Balfour Beatty Kilpatrick, Balfour Beatty Ground Engineering, Balvac, Balfour Beatty Homes and Raynesway.

What we do

  • Civil engineering 
  • Construction
  • Highways services and asset management
  • Structural strengthening, protection and repair
  • Refurbishment
  • Mechanical and electrical engineering 
  • Modular systems
  • Fit-out and interiors
  • Ground engineering

Construction Services - US

Balfour Beatty Construction Services US provides general contracting, at-risk construction management, and design-build services for a wide variety of markets, serving clients in both the public and private sector across the nation.

In construction services, we strive to differentiate ourselves so significantly that we change the industry. To achieve this, we are focused on four core areas: zero harm, zero waste, client advocacy, and employee inspiration.

Our standards of quality, safety, innovation and technical expertise provide particular assurance for clients and industry partners. In addition, the breadth and depth of our expertise, together with local knowledge of the markets in which we operate and our close relations with supply chains, all play an important role in our continued success.

Our rapid growth in the US has made us one of the country's top five building contractors and we aim to be the first truly national player.

What we do

  • Civil and ground engineering
  • Building
  • Refurbishment and fit-out
  • Mechanical and electrical services

Find out more about Construction Services US


Balfour Beatty is one of the world's leading fixed rail infrastructure contractors, delivering major multi-disciplinary projects, trackwork, electrification and, power supply, specialist plant, track systems and components and maintenance services.

We are recognised leaders in modern rail engineering as well as a specialist in operations and management. We've planned, designed and managed the construction of thousands of miles of railway systems worldwide, helping our clients to develop the rail industry of the future.

Through traditional contracts, alliance and partnering arrangements, we serve both public and private railways, including: high-speed passenger railways; freight and mixed traffic routes; dense commuter networks; metros and light rail.

In the UK
Our customer focused rail engineering, design and construction business for both multi and single disciplinary projects, provides a total service for the whole life cycle of the rail infrastructure across all systems.

Find out more about our rail capabilities in the UK

Watch a video about our New Track Construction (NTC) machine in action

In Germany
We are a general contractor for complete railway infrastructure and an international leading supplier of railway electrification and power supply systems.

Find out more about Balfour Beatty Rail Germany

We focus on the growth and development of group's total capabilities in railway infrastructures in non-home markets world-wide.


International joint ventures

Outside our core markets we are continuing to develop in international construction and infrastructure markets through strategic alliances with local partners.

We have made good progress in South-East Asia and the Middle East, where we have a strong presence through strategic alliances with local partners – a 50% interest in Gammon, Hong Kong's leading engineering and construction group, and 49% interests in Dutco Balfour Beatty and BK Gulf in the Middle East.

What we do

  • Civil and ground engineering
  • Rail engineering
  • Building
  • Refurbishment and fit-out
  • Mechanical and electrical services

Business units

Dutco Balfour Beatty

Dutco Balfour Beatty LLC is a major participant in the Middle East construction industries via its activities in a diverse range of construction and engineering related fields.

Dutco Balfour Beatty is one of the largest civil engineering, building and marine contractors in the UAE and also offers clients the focus and expertise of specialist scaffolding, formwork, interiors and plant.

Find out more about Dutco Balfour Beatty

BK Gulf

BK Gulf LLC is a leading building services contractor within the UAE and Middle East market.

BK Gulf provides a complete contracting service including design and procurement, electrical, mechanical and HVAC installation, project management, commissioning, instrumentation, public health, fire detection and prevention systems and facilities management.

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Gammon Construction

Gammon Construction is a leading construction company in Southeast Asia.

Gammon has been building a wide range of construction projects in Southeast Asia for over 50 years. It is the market leading construction contractor in Hong Kong, where it is headquartered, and also operates in China and Southeast Asia.

Find out more about Gammon Construction