Press Release

Balfour Beatty awarded c.$698 million (c. £530 million) Fort Meade design and construct contract in Maryland, US

3 May 2022


Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, has been awarded a c. $698 million (c. £530 million) design and construct contract at Fort Meade, Maryland, US by the US Army Corps of Engineers.

The contract will see Balfour Beatty design and construct the East Campus Building #4 and a c.1,180,000 square foot parking structure on the US Army military installation.

Work is due to complete in Spring 2026.


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Notes to editors:

  • Balfour Beatty is a leading international infrastructure group with 24,500 employees driving the delivery of powerful new solutions, shaping thinking, creating skylines and inspiring a new generation of talent to be the change-makers of tomorrow.
  • We finance, develop, build, maintain and operate the increasingly complex and critical infrastructure that supports national economies and deliver projects at the heart of local communities.
  • Over the last 113 years we have created iconic buildings and infrastructure all over the world including: the £1.5 billion A14 improvement scheme - Britain’s biggest road project; Hong Kong’s HK$5.5 billion world-class harbour theatre project for the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority; and the 12.5 mile $429 million North Metro Commuter Rail line in Colorado, US.

Antonia Walton

Head of Corporate Communications