Laing O’Rourke



Blacklisted workers secure £1.9m legal settlement

A long running case against seven large construction companies who blacklisted workers has been sett ...

Published 14 May 2019

Laing O'Rourke secures refinance for UK business

Laing O'Rourke has agreed terms with its financial partners for the 2019 refinance of the UK busines ...

Published 8 January 2019

Construction underway at Edinburgh St James

Construction work has now commenced for the 1.7 million sq ft Edinburgh St James development followi ...

Published 5 March 2018

Laing O'Rourke claims successful turnaround with strong profit forecast

Laing O’Rourke has welcomed a “substantial improvement” in its UK performance despite report ...

Published 5 March 2018

New layout proposals for Edinburgh’s Picardy Place to go on display

Plans for works at Picardy Place in Edinburgh are set to go in front of the public this weekend. Fo ...

Published 20 September 2017

Edinburgh St James developers outline construction benefits to local businesses and workers

With demolition across the £1 billion Edinburgh St James site continuing to progress well, TH Real ...

Published 19 September 2017

Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary handed over

Construction of the new Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary is now complete, on time and on budget ...

Published 15 September 2017

Laing O’Rourke set for new chairman

Outgoing Anglo American chairman Sir John Parker is to take up the chairman’s role at Laing O’ ...

Published 25 April 2017

NI builder in talks to buy Laing O’Rourke factory in Uddingston

Northern Ireland construction firm FP McCann is in advanced negotiations with Laing O’Rourke to bu ...

Published 9 March 2017

Laing O’Rourke announces Paul Sheffield departure

Paul Sheffield is to step down from his role as managing director at Laing O’Rourke after little ...

Published 14 February 2017

Video shows unexpected collapse during demolition at St James Centre site

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mXko9tlCFdc Video footage has emerged of an unexpected collapse dur ...

Published 18 January 2017

Dumfries hospital project exceeds construction job expectations

Construction of the new Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary has resulted in 55 more jobs being c ...

Published 10 January 2017

Laing O’Rourke reports £141m UK construction loss

Laing O’Rourke has reported a pre-tax loss of £141.3 million for its main UK construction busines ...

Published 9 January 2017

Laing O’Rourke accused of ‘backdoor blacklisting’ as union conflict escalates

Policies employed by Laing O’Rourke over the extent of union access being permitted to its £212 m ...

Published 1 December 2016

MSP criticises Laing O'Rourke management at Dumfries hospital site

Scottish Labour MSP Colin Smyth has tabled a Parliamentary motion criticising Laing O'Rourke's dec ...

Published 18 November 2016