Balfour Beatty



Balfour Beatty selected to deliver Edinburgh city centre cycle link

Work to create a walking, wheeling and cycling route linking the west and east of Edinburgh will begin in January following the appointment of Balfour Beatty to deliver the project.

Published 8 October 2021

Balfour Beatty launches roadmap towards a zero carbon construction site

The Edinburgh Biomes project at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) is the inspiration behind a new roadmap launched by Balfour Beatty today which aims to outline its journey towards a zero carbon construction site.

Published 6 October 2021

First Minister marks completion of £120m Glasgow Queen Street rebuild

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon visited Glasgow Queen Street station yesterday to mark the official completion of the station’s £120 million Scottish Government-funded transformation.

Published 5 October 2021

Community benefits to the fore at Luncarty to Pass of Birnam dualling project

Transport minister Graeme Dey has visited the A9 Dualling: Luncarty to Pass of Birnam project to recognise the range of benefits delivered to the communities of Perthshire throughout the project’s construction period.

Published 1 October 2021

Strengthening works completed at Cairngorm funicular railway

McGowan Environmental Engineering has completed structural strengthening works specifically on the lower section of the Cairngorm funicular railway after being appointed to the project by principal contractor Balfour Beatty.

Published 28 September 2021

Balfour Beatty awarded £85m West of Scotland overhead line contract

Balfour Beatty has been awarded an £85 million contract to deliver the second phase of overhead line works in the West of Scotland between Port Ann and Crossaig on behalf of SSEN Transmission.

Published 27 September 2021

Motherwell station redevelopment moves to third phase

The £14.5 million redevelopment of Motherwell station entered its third phase last week with a focus on the extension of the forecourt and internal concourse area at the station.

Published 20 September 2021

And finally... T function

Balfour Beatty has successfully built the world’s inaugural T-pylon on behalf of National Grid today, representing the first new electricity pylon design in Great Britain for almost 100 years.

Published 14 September 2021

Balfour Beatty receives Royal nod of approval for staff training

Balfour Beatty has been ‘highly commended’ by the prestigious Princess Royal Training Awards for its training, learning and development response in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published 7 September 2021

Luncarty to Pass of Birnam dualling project to open to traffic

Road users will be able to access the 9.5 km of new dual A9 carriageway between Luncarty and the Pass of Birnam by Monday, transport minister Graeme Dey announced today.

Published 25 August 2021

Interim dividend at Balfour Beatty now 43% higher than pre-pandemic level

Balfour Beatty has increased its interim dividend by 43% compared to 2019 after it recovered from a £14 million loss last year to record underlying profit from operations of £60m.

Published 18 August 2021

Balfour Beatty named as contractor for new Dunfermline campus

Fife College has appointed Balfour Beatty to construct its new Dunfermline Campus.

Published 13 August 2021

hub South East adds Balfour Beatty to supply chain

Balfour Beatty has joined hub South East Scotland Ltd's supply chain as a third Tier 1 Construction Contractor alongside Morrison and BAM Construction.

Published 4 August 2021

Balfour Beatty sells interests in AWPR and Irvine hospital

Balfour Beatty has agreed the sale of three UK assets from its Infrastructure Investments portfolio including the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) and the Woodland View Hospital in Irvine.

Published 8 July 2021

Transport minister visits North Queensferry approach span renovation

Transport Minister Graeme Dey has visited Network Rail’s £7.5 million project to refurbish and repaint the North Queensferry approach span to the Forth Bridge.

Published 22 June 2021