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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.

Blog

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.

Press Release

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.

Blog

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. 

Video

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.

Blog

Balfour Beatty features on BBC Radio Surrey discussing the importance of protecting site workers from UV radiation

7 June 2024

UK

Balfour Beatty has featured on BBC Radio Surrey’s breakfast show discussing its efforts to protect site workers from the risks of UV radiation through the provision of sunscreen dispensers on sites such as the M25 Junction 10 improvement project.

Press Release

As the industry prepares for a decade of infrastructure growth, Balfour Beatty launches its evolved Sustainability Strategy

6 June 2024

Group

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, is proud to launch its evolved Sustainability Strategy.

Press Release

Urban Fox unveils Europe's first fully retractable EV chargers at V&A Dundee

5 June 2024

UK

Urban Fox, a partnership between Balfour Beatty Investments and Urban Electric Networks, has today unveiled the UEone, Europe’s first fully retractable electric vehicle (EV) chargers, at a launch event held at the internationally renowned design museum, V&A Dundee, Scotland.

Blog

Balfour Beatty features in New Civil Engineer discussing the one-year anniversary of the Strategic Design Partnership

5 June 2024

UK

Balfour Beatty has featured in New Civil Engineer celebrating the one-year anniversary of its Strategic Design Partnership (SDP) with Mott MacDonald, AtkinsRealis and Jacobs.

Thought Leadership

Blueprint for Growth

3 June 2024

UK

Boosting the UK’s growth and productivity through the construction and infrastructure industry

Press Release

A Blueprint for Growth: Boosting the UK’s growth and productivity through the construction and infrastructure industry

3 June 2024

UK

13 Tier One UK infrastructure and construction contractors and consultants have today published their Blueprint for Growth

Blog

Balfour Beatty Living Places features in New Civil Engineer discussing the restoration of Grade II listed jetty in Lincoln

30 May 2024

UK

Balfour Beatty Living Places has featured in New Civil Engineer discussing the complex restoration of the Glory Hole Jetty in Lincoln after an underwater inspection of the walkway revealed parts of the old timber and wooden pile structure had deteriorated.