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Balfour Beatty VINCI completes construction of huge piers for HS2’s “Bellingham Bridge”

12 July 2024

UK

Balfour Beatty VINCI has completed the four huge piers of the Curzon 2 bridge for on behalf of HS2, marking a significant construction milestone on the sequence of viaducts that will take high-speed trains in and out of Birmingham.

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Balfour Beatty VINCI SYSTRA completes excavation of HS2’s Old Oak Common station box

12 July 2024

UK

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Balfour Beatty’s partnership with The New Model Institute for Technology and Engineering reaches new heights

1 July 2024

UK

Balfour Beatty’s partnership with The New Model Institute for Technology and Engineering (NMITE) has reached a significant milestone as the company recruits its first graduate, Elise Cummings, from the inaugural cohort of students.

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Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions student housing development at Vanderbilt University earns LEED Gold Certification

28 June 2024

US

Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions is proud to announce that The Broadview at Vanderbilt has been awarded the prestigious LEED Gold Certification by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC).

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Balfour Beatty appoints Nick Crossfield as CEO of its UK Construction Services business

27 June 2024

UK

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, has announced that Nick Crossfield will join the Group later this year as CEO of its UK Construction Services business.

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Balfour Beatty features in New Civil Engineer and CIOB People to discuss the launch of its Mulberry & Allies Network

27 June 2024

UK

Balfour Beatty has today featured in New Civil Engineer and CIOB People discussing the launch of its Mulberry & Allies Network, which aims to further support veterans and leavers of the Armed Forces entering the construction sector.

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Balfour Beatty features in Wiltshire Times discussing how it is restoring an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the county

26 June 2024

UK

Balfour Beatty has featured in Wiltshire Times discussing how the company will be removing 13 pylons from the North Wessex Downs landscape, to restore an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) in Devizes, as part of National Grid’s Visual Impact Provision (VIP).

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Balfour Beatty secures £192 million contract to construct three new substations in Argyll, Scotland

19 June 2024

UK

Balfour Beatty today announces that it has been awarded a contract to construct three new substations in Argyll, Scotland, on behalf of SSEN Transmission.

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Balfour Beatty’s Equate Scotland ConStructEd programme features in Project Scotland and Scottish Construction Now

19 June 2024

UK

Balfour Beatty has featured in Project Scotland and Scottish Construction Now showcasing the success of its Equate Scotland ConStructEd programme.

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Balfour Beatty awarded first phase of SSEN Transmission’s Skye Reinforcement Project

12 June 2024

UK

Balfour Beatty has today been awarded the first phase of the c. £690 million Skye 132kV reinforcement project for Scottish and Southern Electricity Network (SSEN) Transmission. On completion the project will ensure the supply of secure, clean electricity to thousands of homes and businesses across the Hebrides and West Highlands.

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Balfour Beatty features in Construction News discussing early careers in the industry

10 June 2024

UK

Balfour Beatty has featured in Construction News discussing the benefits of undertaking apprenticeships and T-levels in the construction and infrastructure industry. 

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Restoring one of Scotland's most iconic buildings: Edinburgh Futures Institute  

10 June 2024

UK

We are transforming the 145-year-old Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh into a high-quality modern teaching and learning facility, that will provide a space for multidisciplinary collaboration, digital innovation, education research and partnership.